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Strings at Wells Rd - Violin and Viola Lessons
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Come play strings with us!
This is an exciting new musical offering for 3rd, 4th and 5th graders. These classes will focus on the fundamentals of learning a violin or viola. The goal of this program is to help students develop musical disciplines and technical skills while having fun and learning an orchestra instrument.
The price includes rental of instrument during program session.
There is a one time (per school year) material fee for chin rest, music book, rosin bag and bow.
This will be an 8 week session with a concert at the end of the session for the students to showcase their hard work.
John Crand and Jim Martocchio will be co-directing.
John Crand: Strings Teacher
Teacher at Martocchio Music the past 12 years. Assistant Concertmaster of Connecticut Valley Chamber Orchestra, Hartford, CT.
Artistic Director of Sol Solis Chamber Consort, Collinsville, CT.
Graduate of University of Connecticut.
Jim Martocchio: Owner, Martocchio Music and Teacher
Graduate of Berklee College of Music, state certified in elementary and secondary music education. Teaches music at area schools,
including Simsbury and East Granby.
Jim performs professionally with his group of almost 50 years, Legacy Jazz.
Required Material Fee
Students will have a one time charge for materials: chin rest, music book, rosin bag and bow.
An instrument will provided to use during the program.
* Adjustments and discounts will be applied during checkout if applicable. *
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