There are wonderful learning opportunities offered in group class! Many of these skills can not be acquired in a private lesson alone. This is why group class is required and so imperative for a comprehensive music education.

Performance
• gain experience playing in front of others
• develop a critical listening ear

Music Literacy
• rhythm
• music reading (notes on staff, musical symbols, note values)
• musical development (dynamics, different musical styles and expressions)

Ensemble Skills
• develops ear/listening skills
• develops strong sense of rhythm and tempo

Character Development
• respect for others
• working as a team
• being patient with group mates learning styles