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FREE Community Children's Choir

The Children's Choir of Nora is a partnership between the Indiana Fine Arts Academy and Union Chapel UMC.  The goal is to provide an engaging, diverse, and affordable vocal opportunity on the Northside of Indianapolis. Each participant will receive a solid foundation in vocal production beginning with breath control, vowel placement, ear training, music theory and ensemble singing.  Each hour long rehearsal includes private coaching as well as choral singing experiences. Choir members will be engaged in fun games and exercises that will develop their skills in breath, pitch, tone and rhythm.  

Ages: This choir is open for children in First through Sixth grade. 

Entry requirements: Application, signed parent agreement and attendance at a "Meet the Director" opportunity

Start date: Sunday, September 10, 2017       Rehearsal Times: 4:30-5:30 p.m.

The choir season will run from Sunday, September 10, 2017 - May 6, 2018 with breaks for holidays following the Washington Township school calendar.  The choir will have a variety of performance opportunities throughout the year.

 

Guitar

Guitar class affords each participant a solid foundation in beginning guitar. A method book will be utilized allowing students to continue to additional sessions or transition to private lessons if desired.  Each 45 minute class includes individual instruction as well as group learning experiences. Students will be able to participate in the Fall Recital at the end of the term in November. This class is available for students 10 through 13 years of age. This class will close at 6 students.

Cost per class is $10.00 with a session length of 10 weeks. 

Sibling discounts of $2.00 off per class available.

Start Date: Monday, September 11, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. for 10 weeks. This class will continue with a Christmas component and second semester with interest. 

 

Piano

Piano class affords each participant a solid foundation in beginning piano. The Alfred group method will be utilized allowing students to continue to additional sessions or transition to private lessons if desired.  Each 45 minute class includes individual instruction as well as group learning experiences. Students will be able to participate in the Fall Recital at the end of the term in November. This class is available for students 6 through 10 years of age.

Cost per class is $8.00 with a session length of 12 weeks. Materials Cost of $8.00

Sibling discounts of $2.00 off per class available.

Start Date: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. for 10 weeks. This class will continue with a Christmas component and second semester with interest. 

Class will be closed at 6 students.

 

Meet the Orchestra

This fun and interactive 45 minute class will instill a lifelong interest in the music of the orchestra and famous composers!  Students will explore the instruments of the orchestra, make their own instrument from each family, have an opportunity to play some of the instruments and learn how to actively listen to classical music through engaging examples. This class is available for students 4 through 11 years of age.  Class will close at 12 participants.

Cost per class is $8.00 with a session length of 10 weeks.

Sibling discounts of $2.00 off per class available.

Start Date: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. for 10 weeks.

 

Theater

Intro to Acting: Students will be immersed in the fundamentals of bringing a character to life.  During each 45 minute class, students will not only accomplish specifically crafted goals to further their knowledge of acting, but they will also be having a great time with this fun art form! This class is available for students ages 5 through 12 years of age.  The students will share a monologue or participate in a group piece at the end of the term as part of the Fall Recital weekend. The class will close at 12 students.

Cost per class is $8.00 with a session length of 10 weeks.

Sibling discounts of $2.00 off per class available.

Start Date: Monday, September 11, 2017 at 2:45 p.m.

 

Visual Art

Learn from the Masters is an opportunity to explore the techniques of master artists from Michelangelo to Monet! Every 45 minute class will have your child exploring a different artist by delving into their biography and technique before having an opportunity to unleash their inner artist through the creation their own masterpiece. This class is available for students 4 through 11 years of age.  Students will be able to enter a piece into the art show during Fall Recital weekend at the end of the term in November. The class will close at 10 students.

Cost per class is $10.00 which includes materials with a session length of 10 weeks.

Sibling discounts of $2.00 off per class available.

Start Date: Monday, September 11, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.

 

Design a Class

If your school, co-op or family has a specific class interest, please let us know about it and we can design a class around your needs!