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Orchestral Instrumental Lessons
Hello and welcome to the Instrumental Band Program
All 3rd - 6th grade students are welcomed.
Instrumental lessons are back!
Your child will be pulled from class, once a week. (based on a rotating schedule)
Tuesdays - Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced students
Lesson will take place outside for adequate spacing,
unless there is inclement weather.
Masks will be worn during lessons.
Please contact me if you have any questions or concerns.
Thank you for your support!
Why Play a String Instrument??
You can play ANY style of music on a string instrument. This can include classical, jazz, country, bluegrass, pop, hip-hop, rock, mariachi, and others.
Every culture in the world has string instruments and values the art of string in- strument playing. The violin family of instruments has not changed in design in hundreds of years. You are part of a centuries-old tradition.
Learning to play an instrument will give you something you can enjoy doing your entire life!
Here are some famous people that played a string instrument:
Thomas Jefferson – played the violin
Benjamin Franklin - played the guitar & violin
Woodrow Wilson - played the cello & violin
Jimi Hendrix - played the guitar & viola
Meryl Streep - plays the violin
Tony Hawk - plays the violin
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Mr. Trogani