Classes & Ensembles 2015-16

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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 MC 1
Music Times Two
10-week sessions
Fall, Winter & Spring
  age 2- 3.5 years
with parent
TBA Sat 45-min 2 $138 ESM 209
ESM 320
Music Makers
10-week sessions
Fall, Winter & Spring
  age 3.5-4 years TBA Sat 45-min 2 $138 OSL 204
MC 2
Clef Club
10-week sessions
Fall, Winter & Spring
  age 5 & 6 years TBA Sat 45-min 2 $138 A 709
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

Moriwaki Sat 9-9:45 3 $207 $189
or less
ESM 443
Introductory Piano   ages 4-6 Moriwaki Sat 9:45-10:30 3 $207 $189
or less
ESM 443
Introductory Piano   1-4 Moriwaki Sat 10:45-11:30 3 $207 $189
or less
ESM 443
Introductory Piano   1-4 Moriwaki Sat 11:30-12:15 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 2:30-3:30 3 $207 $189
or less
MSH 414
Diploma Piano   8-Adult Robey Wed 7-8 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
  9-Adult Lupines Wed 7-8 3 $207 $189
or less
MSH One
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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 Garber 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 Frazier 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 Garber 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 Garber 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   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
String Band   Elementary – Adult Proctor Mon 6:15-7:15 3 $276 $249
or less with private lessons
ESM 305
Includes group lessons from 5:30-6:15 or 7:15-8
Bluegrass Band   6-Adult Proctor Tues 6:15-7:15 3 $207 $189
or less
ESM 305
Includes group lessons from 5:30-6;15 or 7:15-8
Hammered Dulcimer Group Lesson
9/14-11/16; 1/25-4/11; 4/18-5/16
  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
9/15-11/17; 1/26-4/12; 4/19-5/17
  9-Adult Collins/
Taggart
Tues 9:30-11 2/2/1 $138/ $138/
$69
$127/ $127/ $64
or less
MSH One
Hammered Dulcimer Ensemble
9/14-11/16; 1/25-4/11; 4/18-5/16
  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
Brazilian Percussion Ensemble   j9-adult Colon Sun 12-1 2 $138 $127
or less
ET 12
Mbira Ensemble   9-Adult West Mon 6:30-8 2 $138 $127
or less
ET 12
Mbira Ensemble   9-Adult Kyker Sun 1:30-3 2 $138

$127
or less

ET 12
Zimbabwe
Marimba
Ensemble
  9-Adult Kyker Sun 3-5:30 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 

  Elementary TBA Sat 10:30-11:30 2 $138 $127
or less
TBA

See  your teacher for details.

EBS Tutti Strings
  Elementary Peña Sat 1-2 2 $138 $127
or less
ESM 404
Permission of instructor required: email apena@esm.rochester.edu
EBS Camerata Strings
  Elementary Peña Sat 2-3 2 $138 $127
or less
ESM 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
  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
9/14-11/2
  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 12:30-1:30 3 $207 $189
or less
MSH One
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 11-12:30 3 $207

$189
or less

MSH One
Permission required; email pkodzas@esm.rochester.edu
Fretboard Harmony
3/21-5/16
  9-Adult Kodzas Mon 6:30-7:30 2 $138 $127
or less
TBA
Arts and Times of the Guitar
11/19-1/11
  9-Adult Kodzas Mon 6:30-7:30 2 $138 $127
or less
MSH 404
Guitar Sampler for Adults
1/18-3/14
  9-Adult Kodzas Mon 6:30-7:30 2 $138 $127
or less
MSH 404
Harp Choir   8-Adult Gullo Sat 9:30-10:30 3 $207 $189
or less
MSH 406
Advanced Harp Choir   8-adult Gullo Sat TBA 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 12, 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  Foley Sat 9:40-10:25 2 $138 $127
or less
A 704
Theory in Motion A   K-1  Foley Sat 10:30-11:15 2 $138 $127
or less
A 707
Theory in Motion B   2   Foley Sat 8:50-9:35 2 $138 $127
or less
A 707
Theory in Motion C   3-4   Foley Sat 8:50-9:35 2 $138 $127
or less
A 708
Theory in Motion D   4   Foley Sat 8:50-9:35 2 $138 $127
or less
A 710
Theory in Motion D   5-6   Foley Sat 9:40-10:25 2 $138 $127
or less
A 710
Theory in Motion E   5-6   Foley Sat 9:40-10:25 2 $138 $127
or less
A 708

Introductory Music Theory – Dalcroze
  6-8 Spindler Tues 5:30-6:30 4 $276 $249
or less
A 708
Introductory Music Theory – Dalcroze   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 Wed 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 Wed 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 Thurs 5-6 4 $276 $249
or less
MSH 221
Music Theory V: Adv. Diatonic Harmony   9-adult Henry Thurs 6-7 4 $276 $249
or less
MSH 221
Music Theory VI: Advanced Aural Skills   9-adult Henry Tues 5-6 4 $276 $249
or less
MSH 221
Music Theory VII: Chromatic Harmony   9-adult Henry Tues 6-7 4 $276 $249
or less
ESM 305
Music Theory VIII: Counterpoint   9-adult Woeromga Sat 11:30-12:30 4 FREE! FREE!  
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

Sat, September 12 new student auditions–no rehearsal; call 585.274.1400; students should plan to sing a simple song.
Saturday, September 19 at 9:40 a.m. first rehearsal and parent/student meeting
Tuition includes weekly Theory in Motion.

Eastman Children’s Chorus   5-8 Templeton Sat 10:30-12 4 $276 $249
or less
OSL 101
Sat, September 12 new student auditions–no rehearsal; call  585.274.1400; students should plan to sing a simple song.
Saturday, September 19 at 10:30 a.m. first rehearsal and parent/student meeting
Tuition includes weekly theory (up to and including Music Theory I) or Introductory Piano class
Eastman Youth Chamber Singers   9-12 Templeton Sat 9-10:30 3 $207 FREE! OSL 101

Sat, September 12 new student auditions–no rehearsal; call 585.274.1400; students should plan to sing a simple song.
Saturday, September 19 at 9:00 a.m. first rehearsal.

Eastman Community Chamber Singers   adult Alexander Thurs 7:30-9:30 FREE! ESM 209
Audition required; call 585.274.1957 or 585.293.3386
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 9/26, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24 and 1/23-2/13 Permission required; email RCahn@esm.rochester.edu
Rhythm Adventure (percussion ensemble)   6-10 Cahn Sat 3:30-5:30 3 $207 $189
or less
MSH One
NYSSMA Level III-V 2/27, 3/2, 3/26, 4/9, 4/23, 5/7, 5/21. permission required; email RCahn@esm.rochester.edu
Saxophone Quartet   7-12 Weintraub 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; cemail RCahn@esm.rochester.edu
ECMS Honors Brass Quintet   9-12 Gray Thurs  5-6 FREE! ESM 404
Audition required; call 585.202.9581 or email grayjeffreya@gmail.com
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

RCSD Pathways
Flute Choir

  9-12 Angus Thurs 5-6 FREE!   MSH One

For RCSD flutes only; permission required, Email jangus@esm.rochester.edu
Fall 10/22, 10/29, 11/5, 11/12, 11/19, 12/3, 12/10, 12/17
Spring 3/17, 3/24, 4/14, 4/21, 4/28, 5/5, 5/12, 5/19

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 grayjeffreya@gmail.com
Flute Technique Class   9-Adult Angus Mon 7-8 2 $138 $127 or less OSL 204
NYSSMA V Permission of instructor required; email jangus@esm.rochester.edu
Fall 9/14, 9/28, 10/5, 10/19, 11/2, 11/16, 11/30, 12/14,
Spring 1/11, 2/8, 2/29, 3/21, 4/4, 4/18, 5/16, 6/6.
RCSD Percussion Journey
(percussion ensemble)
  9-adult Cahn Sat 3:30-5:30 FREE! MSH One
10/31, 11/7, 11/14, 12/5, 12/12 permission required; email RCahn@esm.rochester.edu
Music Educators’ Wind Ensemble   music educators Tiberio Sun 5-7 FREE! MSH One

9/27, 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 1/24, 1/31 at 5-7 p.m.
2/7 at 2-4 p.m.  Register online for this free program: 

 

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
Eastman
Youth Jazz Orchestra
  9-12 Potter Sat 9-11 3 $207 FREE! MSH One
Audition required; call 274-1400.

Saxology

  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
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/Pabon 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
Prerequisite:  ability to read music and play an instrument
Jazz Theory Project
private lesson
1/2 hour
  9-Adult Instructor/
Intern
TBA per half hour $531/ $371 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/ Sherman

 

Wed 9-11 $165 Unitarian Church
220 Winton Road
Intermediate & Advanced Bands*   adult Burritt/
Woy
Tues/
Thurs
9-11 $195 Unitarian Church
Beginning Strings*   adult Vaelitalo Tues 9-11 $165 Unitarian Church
Advanced Strings/Orchestra*   adult Peña Wed/
Thurs
9-11 $195 Unitarian Church
Chorus*   adult Elliot Thurs 11:15-1 $140 Unitarian Church
Big Band*   adult Brown Thurs 11:15-12:15 $111 Unitarian Church
Vintage Jazz*   adult Scott Wed 11:15-12:30 $111 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 Pena Wed 9-10:30 $111 Unitarian Church
Clarinet Ensemble   adult Woy/Scott Mon 9-11 $165 Jewish Home
2021 Winton
Flute Ensemble
  adult Li-Wintringham Thurs 11:15-12:15 $111 Unitarian Church
Saxophone Ensemble   adult Wintringham Tues 11:15-12:15 $111 Unitarian Church
Brasso Profundo
(Tuba & Euphonium Ensemble)
  adult Burritt Tues 11:15-12:15 $111 Unitarian Church

Trombone Choir
  adult Aronson Tues 11:15-12:15 $111 Unitarian Church
Antique Brass   adult Aronson/ Carolan Thurs 11:15-12:15  – $111  – Unitarian Church
Baroque Ensemble   Adult Gaeffke Wed 11:15-12:30 $111 Unitarian Church
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Last updated: July 22, 2015