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Classes for Teens

Chamber musicians benefit from expert coaching.

Chamber Music Coaching

Dates: Scheduled with faculty
Days & Times: Scheduled with faculty

Beginning to advanced level students experience the exhilaration of ensemble playing combined with the intimacy of a small group where each is responsible for their own part.

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singer with microphone

Modal Muscle

Mondays or Saturdays, 11:30 am -1 pm Eastern
October 16-February 28
Online via Zoom

An in-depth online opportunity for singers, composers, and improvisers. Patricia brings her teaching experience to facilitate your facts, familiarity, and fluency with seven different modes while building connection with a community of learners.

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violinists playing chamber music

Chamber Music Sight Reading Parties

Fridays, 5:30-7pm
Adults: October 8, 22, November 5, December 3, January 7
Students: October 15, November 12, December 10, January 14
Upper Valley Music Center

Join UVMC for a series of chamber music sight reading parties.

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Violins Performing

Tour Group

2021-22: September 20-May 23
Monday 6-6:45 pm
First Congregational Church, Lebanon

Tour Group is a conductorless chamber ensemble for highly committed violin & viola students.

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student violinists with conductor

Music Theory for Performers

Fall 2021: September 20-January 17
Mondays 5-5:45 pm

Explore the principles underlying the interplay of the basic building blocks in a musical work.

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English Country Dance Music Sessions

Sundays 7-8:30 pm
Second and Fourth Sundays

UVMC English Country Dance Instrumental Music sessions provide a friendly, flexible and spontaneous small ensemble setting for beginning, intermediate to experienced players of a variety of traditional instruments.

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Young student performing on piano

Piano Performance Workshops (Grades 6-12)

October 30, January 8, February 26, April 23
Saturdays 2-3 pm

An informal setting in which students of all ages can practice performing for their peers as well as learning how to be critical listeners.

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Guitar student working with UVMC faculty

Beginning Guitar Parts 1 & 2

Tuesdays 6-7 pm
Fall 2021: September 14-January 18
UVMC Elgar Room

Develop your skills to confidently play through complete songs and get comfortable playing music with others.

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Patricia Norton Singing

Pocket Song Singers

Summer 2021: August 1-31
Fall 2021: September 12-January 18
Sundays 4-5 pm and/or Tuesdays 10-11 am EDT or EST
Online via Zoom

Sing short, satisfying songs that are easy to learn aurally in Zoom classes online.

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girl playing piano

Music Theory for Piano Students

Wednesdays or Thursdays 3:30-4:15 pm
Fall 2021: September 15-January 20
Online via Zoom

Use the Royal Academy curriculum to deepen theory knowledge for piano students.

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