Classes & Ensembles 2014-15

Classes & Ensembles 2013-14

Early Childhood

Elementary, Middle School, High School & Adults

Adults Only

Room numbers:

  • ESM = Main Building at 26 Gibbs Street
  • Hanson Hall = Main Building, 4th floor
  • A = Annex (enter at 26 Gibbs, walk up staircase to landing and across Swan Street)
  • MSH = Messinger Hall at 10 Gibbs Street
  • OSL = Old Sibley Library (go to mezzanine of Annex then left)
  • MC = Miller Center (enter at 27 Gibbs, Sibley Music Library)
  • ET = Eastman Theatre (enter at 26 Gibbs and go to basement, follow signs to the left)

 

Early Childhood

course school grade teacher day time units tuition tuition with private lessons room
MusicTIME
10-week sessions
Fall, Winter & Spring
age 4-24 months
with parent
TBA Sat 45-min 2 $138 - TBA
Music Times Two
10-week sessions
Fall, Winter & Spring
age 2- 3.5 years
with parent
TBA Sat 45-min 2 $138 - TBA
Music Makers
10-week sessions
Fall, Winter & Spring
age 3.5-4 years TBA Sat 45-min 2 $138 - TBA
Clef Club
10-week sessions
Fall, Winter & Spring
age 5 & 6 years TBA Sat 45-min 2 $138 -  TBA
Classes and Ensembles for Elementary, Middle School High School and Adults

Keyboard Classes & Ensembles

course school grade teacher day time units  tuition  tuition with private lessons  room
Introductory Piano

age 4-6

Suppprakorn Sat 9-9:45 3  $207   $189
or less
ESM 443
Introductory Piano 1-4 Supprakorn Sat 10:45-11:30 3 $207   $189
or less
ESM 443
Introductory Piano 5-6 Supprakorn Sat 9:45-10:30 3 $207   $189
or less
ESM 443
Introductory Piano 7-8 Supprakorn Sat 12:15-1 3   $207     $189 or less ESM 443
Introductory Piano Adult Robey Sat 2:30-3:15 3   $207   $189
or less
MSH 414
Diploma Piano 8-Adult Robey Sat 10:30-11:30 3   $207   $189
or less
MSH 414
Diploma Piano 8-Adult Robey Sat 11:30-12:30 3   $207   $189
or less
MSH 414
Diploma Piano 8-Adult Robey Sat 1:30-2:30 3   $207   $189
or less
MSH 414
Beyond
Diploma Piano
9-Adult Robey Sat 12:30-1:30 3   $207   $189
or less
MSH 414
Introduction to Collaborative
Piano Skills (NEW!)
9-Adult Lupines Wed 7-8 3 $207   $189
or less
A707
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Music Technology Classes

course school grade teacher day time units  tuition  tuition with private lessons  room
Intro to Music Technology 9-Adult Chandler Sat noon-1 4  $276  $249
or less
 ESM 070
Basic recording, editing, mixing, live sound design, introduction to midi, basic studio techniques and live audio engineering
Notation and Computer Engraving (Finale) 9-Adult Chandler Sat 11-noon 4  $276  $249
or less
ESM 070
Produce high quality scores and parts with Finale while learning the standards in notation, formatting and publication. Intro to Sibelius also.
Advanced Computer Music 9-Adult Chandler Sat 1-2 4  $276  $249
or less
ESM 070
Studio design, graphical programming, advanced sequencing, sample editing, live sound apprenticeship, midi, sequencing.
Film Scoring 9-Adult Chandler Sat 2-3 4  $276  $249
or less
ESM 070
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Music History Classes

course school grade teacher day time units  tuition tuition with private lessons  room
History of Western Music 9-Adult Collins Wed 6-7 4 $276 $249    or less MSH One
History of Western Music 9-Adult Collins Sat 2:30-3:30 4 $276 $249    or less MSH One
Jazz History 9-Adult Hofmann Sat noon-1 4 $276 $249    or less ESM 514
Rock & Pop Music History & Analysis (NEW!) 9-Adult Hofmann Sat 3:30-4:30 4 $276 $249    or less ESM 514
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American Folk and World Music Classes & Ensembles

Course school grade teachers day time units  tuition  tuition with private lessons  room
Beginner
String Band (NEW!)
Elementary – Adult Proctor Mon 5:30-6:30 3 $207 $189
or less
ESM 305
Intermediate
String Band (NEW!)
6-Adult Proctor Mon 6:30-7:30 3 $207 $189
or less
ESM 305
Hammered Dulcimer Group Lesson
9/8 – 11/10 and/or 1/19-3/30 and/or 4/13-5/11
9-Adult Collins/
Taggart
Mon 5:30-7 2/2/1 $138/ $138/
$69
$127/ $127/ $64
or less
MSH One
Hammered Dulcimer Group Lesson
9/9 – 11/11 and/or 1/20-3/31 and/or 4/14-5/12
9-Adult Collins/
Taggart
Tues 9:30-11 2/2/1  $138/ $138/
$69
 $127/ $127/ $64
or less
MSH One
Hammered Dulcimer Ensemble
9/8 – 11/10 and/or 1/19-3/30 and/or 4/13-5/11
9-Adult Collins/
Taggart
Mon 7:30-9 2/2/1  $138/ $138/
$69
 $127/ $127/ $64
or less
MSH One
Gamelan Ensemble 9-Adult Koskoff Sat 3-5:30 2  $138  $127
or less
ET 12
Mbira Ensemble 9-Adult West Mon 6:30-8 2  $138  $127
or less
ET 12
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Strings Classes & Ensembles

course school grade teacher day time units tuition  tuition with private lessons room
Eastman Beginning Strings — Violin, Viola & Cello
     EBS Group Class
     (NEW!)
Elementary TBA Sat 10:30-11:30 2 $138 $127
or less
TBA
     EBS Tutti
     (NEW!)
Elementary Peña Sat 1-2 2 $138 $127
or less
404
Permission of instructor required:  email apena@esm.rochester.edu
     EBS Camerata
     (NEW!)
Elementary Peña Sat 2-3 2 $138 $127
or less
404
Permission of instructor required:  email apena@esm.rochester.edu
Chamber Music
for Strings
6-Adult TBA TBA TBA 3 $207 $189
or less
TBA
ECMS Curricular level III-VI or audition; email jmilnes@esm.rochester.edu
Community
Baroque Players (NEW!)
9-Adult Haritatos/
Gidholm
Sat 12:30-2 3 $207 $189    or less OSL 101
Audition or permission of instructor required;  email ChrisHaritatos@yahoo.com
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Harp and Guitar Classes & Ensembles

course school grade teacher day time units tuition  tuition with private lessons room
Guitar Sampler for Children
9/8-10/27
1-3 Kodzas Mon 4-5 2 $138  $127
or less
MSH 404
Guitar Adventure (ensemble) 3-5 Kodzas Tues 5-6 3   $207  $189
or less
MSH 404
Permission required; email pkodzas@esm.rochester.edu
Youth Guitar Ensemble I 5-7 Kodzas Sat noon-1 3   $207  $189
or less
MSH 404
Permission required; email pkodzas@esm.rochester.edu
Youth Guitar Ensemble II 8-12 Kodzas Wed 6:30-7:30 3   $207  $189
or less
MSH 404
Permission required; email pkodzas@esm.rochester.edu
Adult Guitar Ensemble Adult Kodzas Sat 11-noon 3   $207

 $189
or less

MSH One
Permission required; email pkodzas@esm.rochester.edu
Fretboard Harmony
(3/16-5/11)
9-Adult Kodzas Mon 6:30-7:30 2  $138  $127
or less
TBA
Arts and Times of the Guitar
(11/3-1/5)
9-Adult Kodzas Mon 6:30-7:30 2  $138  $127
or less
MSH 404
Guitar Sampler  for Adults
(1/12-3/9)
9-Adult Kodzas Mon 6:30-7:30 2  $138  $127
or less
MSH 404
Harp Choir 8-Adult Gullo Sat 10-11 3   $207  $189
or less
MSH 406
Advanced Harp Choir 8-adult Gullo Sat 11:30-12:30 3 $207  $189
or less
MSH 406
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Music Theory Classes

course school grade teacher day time units tuition tuition with private lessons room

On September 6, all Theory in Motion classes will meet in room A902.

Grades K-1 should all attend at 10:30-11:15.
Grades 2-4 should all attend at 8:50-9:35.
Grades 5-6 should all attend at 9:40-10:25.

Theory in Motion A K-1 Sat 9:40-10:25 2 $138  $127
or less
A 707
Theory in Motion A K-1 Sat 10:30-11:15 2 $138  $127
or less
A 707
Theory in Motion B 2 Sat 8:50-9:35 2 $138  $127
or less
A 707
Theory in Motion C 3-4 Sat 8:50-9:35 2 $138  $127
or less
A 708
Theory in Motion D 4 Sat 8:50-9:35 2 $138  $127
or less
A 710
Theory in Motion D 5-6 Sat 9:40-10:25 2 $138  $127
or less
A 710
Theory in Motion E 5-6 Sat 9:40-10:25 2 $138  $127
or less
A 708
Introductory Music Theory 6-8 Spindler Tues 5:30-6:30 4 $276  $249
or less
OSL 204
Introductory Music Theory 6-8 Spindler Sat 9:30-10:30 4 $276  $249
or less
ESM 305
Music Theory  I 9-adult Henry Fri 5-6 4 $276  $249
or less
MSH 221
Music Theory  I 9-adult Wieringa Sat 10:30-11:30 4 $276  $249
or less
ESM 305
Music Theory  I 9-adult Henry Sat 12:30-1:30 4 $276  $249
or less
MSH 221
Music Theory II: AP Aural Skills 9-adult Henry Tues 5-6 4 $276  $249
or less
MSH 221
Music Theory II: AP Aural Skills 9-adult Henry Thurs 5-6 4 $276  $249
or less
MSH 221
Music Theory II: AP Aural Skills 9-adult Henry Sat 10:30-11:30 4 $276  $249
or less
MSH 221
Music Theory III: AP Diatonic Harmony 9-adult Henry Thurs 6-7 4 $276  $249
or less
MSH 221
Music Theory III: AP Diatonic Harmony 9-adult Henry Sat 11:30-12:30 4 $276  $249
or less
MSH 221
Music Theory IV: AP Adv. Aural Skills 9-adult Henry Wed 5-6 4 $276  $249
or less
MSH 221
Music Theory V: Adv. Diatonic Harmony 9-adult Henry Wed 6-7 4 $276  $249
or less
MSH 221
Music Theory VI: Chromatic Harmony 9-adult Henry Tues 6-7 4 $276  $249
or less
MSH 221
Music Theory VII: Counterpoint 9-adult Wieringa Sat 11:30-12:30 4 FREE! FREE! ESM 305
Keyboard Theory
for Pianists
9-adult Wieringa Sat 9:30-10:30 4 $276  $249
or less
MSH 414
New Inventions
& Etudes
9-adult Hofmann Sat 10-11 4  $276  $249
or less
ESM 514
Transcribing Music 9-adult Hofmann Sat 1-2 4  $276  $249
or less
ESM 514
Theory Project – private lesson 9-adult Instructor/
Intern
TBA per half hour - $526/
$364
- TBA
Rock & Pop Music History & Analysis 9-adult Hofmann Sat 3:30-4:30 4 $276 $249
or less
ESM 514
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Conducting

course school grade teacher day time units tuition tuition with private lessons room
Basic Conducting 9-adult Lauber Sat 2-3 4 $276 $249
or less
A 710
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Voice Classes & Ensembles

course school grade teacher day time units tuition tuition with private lessons room
Eastman Young Children’s Chorus 2-4 Holmes Sat 9:40-10:40 3   $207  $189
or less
ESM 404
Audition Required: Sat, September 6; call 585.274.1400; students should plan to sing a simple song.  Tuition includes weekly Theory in Motion, Introductory Music Theory or Introductory Piano class., See Music Theory above.
Parent/student meeting: Sat, September 13 at 10:30 a.m.; first rehearsal: Sat, September 20 at 9:40 a.m.
Eastman Children’s Chorus 5-8 Templeton Sat 10:30-12 4 $276 $249
or less
OSL 101
Audition Required: Sat, September 6; call 585.274.1400; students should plan to sing a simple song.  Tuition includes weekly Theory in Motion Class for younger students and Introductory Music Theory or Introductory Piano Class for Grades 7-8, See theory or keyboard sections above.
Parent/student meeting: Sat, September 13 at 10:30 a.m.; first rehearsal: Sat, September 20 at 10:30 a.m.
Eastman Youth Chamber Singers 9-12 Templeton Sat 9-10:30 3 $207 FREE! OSL 101
Audition required for all new students; Sat, September 6; call 585.274.1400; first rehearsal September 13
Eastman Community Chamber Singers adult Alexander Thurs 7:30-9:30 - FREE! - ESM 209
Audition required for all new students; call 585.274.1957
Eastman Rochester Chorus adult Weinert Tues 7:30-9:45 - FREE! - Reformation Lutheran Church,111 North Chestnut Street
Audition required; call 585.274.1444

Wind, Brass, Percussion Classes & Ensembles

course school grade teacher day time units tuition tuition with private lessons room
Stick Talk
(percussion ensemble)
4-8 Cahn Sat 3:30-5:30 1 $69  $64
or less
MSH One
NYSSMA Level I-III 9/27-10/18 and 1/17-2/7  Permission required; call 585.274.1419
Rhythm Adventure (percussion ensemble) 6-9 Cahn Sat 3:30-5:30 3   $207  $189
or less
MSH One
NYSSMA Level III-V 2/14, 3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 4/4, 4/11, 5/2, 5/9, 5/16. permission required; call 585.274.1419
Saxophone Quartet 7-12 Bayer TBA TBA 3   $207  $189
or less
TBA
Permission required; email kbayer@esm.rochester.edu
Clarinet Choir 9-12 Brown Sat 2:30-3:30 3   $207  $189
or less
OSL 101
Audition required; email brown.2187@gmail.com
Drum Joy
(percussion ensemble)
9-12 Cahn Tues 7:30-9 3   $207  $189
or less
MSH One
NYSSMA Level IV-VI.  First rehearsal 9/30.  Permission required; call 585.274.1419
ECMS Honors Brass Quintet 9-12 H Smith Tues 6-7 - FREE! - MSH One
Audition required; call 585.202.9581 or email htsmith@esm.rochester.edu
ECMS Honors Wind Quintet 9-12 Brown Wed 6-7 - FREE! - A 707
Audition required; email brown.2187@gmail.com
Krusenstjerna Scholarship
Flute Choir
9-12 Kim Wed 5-6 - FREE! - ESM 320
Audition required; call 585.274.1961
Trumpet Ensemble 9-12 Nance Tues 5-6 3   $207  $189   or less MSH One
Audition required; email wesleynance@gmail.com
Trombone Ensemble 9-12 Gray Tues 5-6 3 $207  $189   or less ESM 404
Audition required; email jeffgray77@me.com
Flute Technique Class 9-Adult Angus Mon 7-8 2 $138 $127    or less OSL 204
NYSSMA VI Fall 9/8, 9/22, 10/6, 10/20, 11/3, 11/17, 12/1, 12/15;
Spring 1/19, 2/2, 2/23, 3/9, 3/30, 4/20, 5/4, 5/18. Permission of instructor required; call 585.274.1960
RCSD Percussion Journey
(percussion ensemble)
9-adult Cahn Sat 3:30-5:30 2 FREE! - MSH One
10/25, 11/9, 11/23, 12/7, 12/14 permission required; call 585.274.1419
Music Educators’ Wind Ensemble music educators Tiberio TBA TBA - FREE! - MSH One

Jazz Studies – Classes & Ensembles

course school grade teacher day time units tuition tuition with private lessons room
Eastman Junior Jazz Ensemble 5-9 Stone Sat 12:30-1:30 3   $207  $189   or less A 710
Tuition includes one Jr. Jazz sectional (below).
     * Junior Jazz
Saxophone
5-9 Stone Sat 12-12:30 - - - A 710
     * Junior Jazz
Trombone
5-9 Dobbins Sat 1:30-2 - - - A 707
     * Junior Jazz
Trumpet
5-9 Kaupa Sat 12-12:30 - - - A 707
     * Junior Jazz
Rhythm Section
-
piano, guitar,
bass, drum set
5-9 TBA Sat 1:30-2 - - - A 710
Eastman
Youth Jazz Orchestra
9-12 Potter Sat 9:30-11 3 $207 FREE! MSH One
Audition required; call 274-1400.
    * EYJO Sectionals
- saxophone/ trumpet/ rhythm/ trombone
9-12 Stone/
Kaupa/
Potter/ Dobbins
Sat 9-9:30 - - - 305/
404/
MSH One/ MSH 221
Saxology — intermediate 6-Adult Stone Mon 4:30-5:30 3   $207  $189   or less MSH One
Saxology — advanced 6-Adult Stone Tues 4:30-5:30  3  $207  $189   or less A 707
Diploma
Jazz Piano Class
9-Adult Hofmann Sat 2:30-3:30 3   $207  $189   or less ESM 443
Jazz Performance Workshop (small ensemble) 9-Adult Hofmann Sat 9-10 3   $207  $189   or less A 624
Jazz Performance Workshop (small ensemble) 9-Adult Kaupa Sat 10-11 3   $207  $189   or less A 624
Jazz Performance Workshop (small ensemble) 9-Adult Dobbins Tues 6-7 3   $207  $189   or less A 624
Eastman-RCSD
Jazz Ensemble
9-12 Kaupa Tues 5:30-6:30 - FREE! - A 708
Permission required; email MikeKaupa@yahoo.com; for RCSD students only.
Jazz Performance Workshop – Advanced 9-Adult Sneider Mon 6:30-7:30 3   $207  $189   or less A 624
Latin Jazz Performance Workshop 9-Adult Stone Mon 3:30-4:30 3   $207  $189   or less MSH One
Jazz Theory I 6-Adult Dobbins Sat 11-noon 4  $276  $249   or less ET 412
Jazz Theory II 6-Adult Stone Sat 11-noon 4 $276  $249    or less ET 603
Jazz Theory III 6-Adult Kaupa Sat 11-noon 4 $276  $249   or less A 624
Jazz Composition and Arranging 9-Adult Hofmann Sat 11-noon 4  $276  $249   or less ESM 514
Transcribing Music 9-Adult Hofmann Sat 1-2 4  $276  $249   or less ESM 514
Jazz Theory Project
private lesson
1/2 hour
9-Adult Instructor/
Intern
TBA per half hour - $526/ $364 - TBA
Jazz History 9-Adult Hofmann Sat noon-1 4 $276  $249   or less ESM 514
Rock & Pop Music History & Analysis 9-Adult Hofmann Sat 3:30-4:30 4 $276 $249    or less ESM 514
Music Educators Jazz Ensemble music educators Tiberio Sun TBA - Free! - -
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New Horizons Ensembles

Informational Meeting for new members September 3, 2014 at 2 p.m. in MSH One, 10 Gibbs Street.
course school grade teacher day time units tuition tuition with private lessons room
Beginning Band* adult Brown Wed 9-11 - $160 - Unitarian Church
220 Winton Road
Intermediate & Advanced Bands* adult Burritt/
Woy
Tues/
Thurs
9-11 - $190 - Unitarian Church
Beginning Strings* adult Peña Tues 9-11 - $160 - Unitarian Church
Advanced Strings/Orchestra* adult Wright/  Peña Wed/
Thurs
9-11 - $190 - Unitarian Church
Chorus* adult Elliot Thurs 11:15-1 - $135 - Unitarian Church
Big Band* adult Brown Thurs 11:15-12:15 - $106 - Unitarian Church
Vintage Jazz* adult Scott Wed 11:15-12:30 - $106 - Unitarian Church
*Core ensemble.  Students registered for any core ensemble (above) receive a 25% discount on any ensemble below.
Winds, Brass, Percussion Participants in Orchestra adult Wright Wed 9-10:30 - $106 - Unitarian Church
Clarinet Ensemble adult Woy/Scott Mon 9-11 - $160 - Jewish Home
2021 Winton
Flute Ensemble
adult Lentz Thurs 11:15-12:15 - $106 - Unitarian Church
Saxophone Ensemble adult Weintraub Tues 11:15-12:15 - $106 - Unitarian Church
Brasso Profundo
(Tuba & Euphonium Ensemble)
adult Burritt Tues 11:15-12:15 - $106 - Unitarian Church
Trombone Choir adult Aronson Tues 11:15-12:15 $106 - Unitarian Church
Brass Ensemble adult Aronson/ Carolan Thurs 11:15-12:15 $106 Unitarian Church
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Last updated: July 14, 2014