Early Childhood





School of Music • Children

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Guitar for Beginners

Ages 8 and up
June 25 – July 16

4 Tuesdays, 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM
July 23 – August 13
4 Sundays, 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM
Members: $90; Non-members: $110

All things guitar!  Learn to play step-by-step from the basics of holding a guitar to playing your first chord and learning songs. Participants must supply their own instrument.

Piano Crash Course

Ages 8 and up
4 Thursdays, 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM
Session 1: June 27, Jul. 11, 18, 25
Session 2: August 1, 8, 15, 22
Members: $90; Non-members: $110

Note by note and song by song learn the basic chords, scales, and techniques in this fast-paced introductory class.

Suzuki Violin

Ages 5-8
June 27 – July 25
4 Thursdays, 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM
August 1 – August 22
4 Thursdays, 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM
Members: $90; Non-members: $110

Suzuki violin lessons include listening and learning music fundamentals such as pitch, tone, timing, articulation, and dynamics as well as basic violin techniques from posture and holding the instrument, to producing a tone. Participants must supply their own instrument.

Private Music Lessons

All Ages
June 25-August 22
4 lessons, 30 minutes each: $120
4 lessons, 45 minutes each: $200
4 lessons, 60 minutes each: $250
Non-member add $25 registration fee.
Packages may be prorated.

One-on-one instruction in piano, violin, guitar, flute, saxophone, trumpet, clarinet, cello, viola and voice taught by professionals who have comprehensive knowledge of their instrument, as well as expertise in performance practice, music history, and music theory.  They are enthusiastic and passionate about music and teaching students of all abilities.

Lessons are also available during the school year. Register at any time! Tuition is prorated for the number of weeks remaining in the semester. The strength of our program lies in the hard work expected of each student, coupled with the individual attention received from faculty in a manner tested by time, but rare in today’s style of education.

Marianna Udler

Director of School of Music & Performing Arts

(914) 366-7898 x1110

Marianna Udler, Director of the JCC School of Music & Performing Arts, is a professional pianist, music educator and organist. She has extensive performing and teaching experience. Ms. Udler performed…

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