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Home School Arts

Daytime music classes designed for homeschool families.

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CSA is the perfect partner to your homeschool curriculum. We offer many ways to help students cultivate a meaningful and lasting appreciation for the arts.  Daytime private music lessons, visual art instruction and early childhood music classes, as well as music ensemble experiences are all available.

Class Instruction

Musikgarten — Music Makers: At the Keyboard

This curriculum is a perfect beginning for private study ON ANY INSTRUMENT. Music Makers emphasizes making music independently and with others. The approach to reading music is both aural and visual. Activities include dancing, drumming and composing which nurture tonal, oral and rhythmic development. A 66-key, weighted keyboard or acoustic piano is required for home practice. Parent attends last 15 minutes. 

Keyboard Level 1
$295/15 weeks | Required materials fee $61
TUE 5-6 pm | Pierce 108 | Storm
WED 4-5 pm | Pierce 101 | Wilder
SAT 10:30-11:30 am | Pierce 101 | Wilder

Keyboard Level 2 prerequisite Level 1
$295/15 weeks | Required materials fee $54
MON 4 - 5:15 pm | Pierce 101 | Wilder
WED 5:10-6:25 | Pierce 101 | Wilder
SAT 9:15-10:30 am | Pierce 101 | Wilder

Keyboard Level 3 prerequisite Levels 1 and 2
$295/15 weeks | Required materials fee $54
MON 5:20-6:35 pm | Pierce 101 | Wilder
SAT 8-9:15 am | Pierce 101 | Wilder

Suzuki Little Stars

Student and parent explore a new instrument in a small group setting (4–6 students). Music is introduced through sing-backs, body percussion, listening, observing and imitating. After this one semester course, students advance to private lessons. Non-electric piano required. Violin rental information provided in class. Guitar information provided in class. Parent attends class and supervises home practice.

Suzuki Little Stars: Piano (4-6 yrs)
45 min class/15 weeks | $295
WED | 4:30-5:15 pm | Pierce 115 | Andersen
 *WED | 5:15-6 pm | Pierce 115 | Andersen

Suzuki Little Stars: Violin (4-6 yrs)
45 min class/15 weeks | $295
*MON | 3:30-4:15 pm | Pierce 108 | Reichenbach
MON | 4:15-5 pm | Pierce 108 | Reichenbach 

 * fall semester only

Suzuki Little Stars: Guitar (4-7 yrs)
45 min class/15 weeks | $295
WED | 4:30-5:15 pm | Pierce 104 | Brown

Private Lessons

Suzuki and Preparatory instruction offered

Private lessons + group class

30 min/15 weeks | $670*
45 min/15 weeks | $943*
60 min/15 weeks | $1,215*
75 min/15 weeks | $1,490

*A $40/semester Events Fee applies to all private lesson students to cover administrative and production costs of concerts, festivals, and studio recitals.  

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