Rhapsody Arts Center

Summer 2019

REGISTRATION
Registration begins Friday, March 1
Priority scheduling & payment deadline: May 1
Rolling registration after May 1

SCHEDULE
Summer term is 12 weeks: June 10 – August 23

5-week Session I: June 10 – July 12*
5-week Session II: July 22 – August 23
*Closed on Thursday, July 4

8-week Session (select classes): June 24 – August 16

RECITALS & PERFORMANCES
Optional performance/exhibit opportunities July 25, August 9, & more

FINANCIAL AID
Scholarship funding is available for summer. Learn more here.

TRY RHAPSODY
Contact us to schedule a FREE sample lesson or class

Early Childhood
Private Music Lessons
Music Groups & Ensembles
Practice Passes
Art
Creative Writing
Music Therapy

VIEW ALL SUMMER OPENINGS

EARLY CHILDHOOD MUSIC CLASSES

Kids ‘n’ Keys (Marie Kaczmarek & Sami Lampe)
Intro to music, piano, & games
Ages 4-6
Mondays, 4pm – 4:45pm
Session I ($140)
Session II ($140)
Includes book

Family Music (Julie Mazer)
Songs & play for the whole family
Ages 6months-5yrs, w/caregiver
Wednesdays, 9:15am – 9:45am
Session I ($60 for 1 or 2 children; $25 each additional child)
Session II ($60 for 1 or 2 children; $25 each additional child)

Music Around the World! (Julie Mazer)
Multi-lingual & multicultural music
Ages 18months-5yrs, w/caregiver
Wednesdays, 10am – 10:30am
Session I ($60 for 1 or 2 children; $25 each additional child)
Session II ($60 for 1 or 2 children; $25 each additional child)

Toddler Tunes (Julie Mazer)
Stimulate musical learning through song & dance
Ages 18months-3yrs, w/caregiver
Wednesdays, 10:45am – 11:30am
Session I ($75 per child)
Session II ($75 per child)

Sing-A-Lingo (Gabriela Ruíz)
Learn basic Spanish vocabulary from original songs, games, & movement
Ages 3-6, w/caregiver
Wednesdays, 11:45am – 12:15pm
Thursdays, 3pm – 3:30pm
All summer long (12 weeks)
No class July 4th
Choose a primary day/section (the one you’ll attend most often),
and get access to BOTH days every week

Bring a sibling or friend for FREE! Must attend together w/caregiver
Wednesdays 11:45am ($150 for 1 or 2 children)
Thursdays 3pm ($150 for 1 or 2 children)

Little Voices (Amanda Lauricella)
Your first choir! Learn to find & use the special voice inside you
Ages 4-6
Thursdays, 10am – 10:30am
No class July 4th
Session I ($95 per child)
Session II ($95 per child)

Rhapsody EXPLORES!
Choose from any combination of Family Music, Toddler Tunes, Music Around the World, Little Voices, and Sing-A-Lingo
5 visits per pass
Rhapsody EXPLORES! ($100 per 5-visit pass)
Not eligible for discounts
Check age & caregiver requirements for each class
Expires 8/23/19

PRIVATE MUSIC LESSONS

Flexible package of 5 summer lessons (40 or 55 minutes)
Choose an instructor, and then select 40 or 55 minute lessons
Five 40-minute lessons $197
Five 55-minute lessons $246
Customized schedule

Flexible package of 8 summer lessons (40 or 55 minutes)
Choose an instructor, and then select 40 or 55 minute lessons
Eight 40-minute lessons $292
Eight 55-minute lessons $386
Customized schedule

The Lab (advanced audition/performance prep)
Three, 45-minute coaching sessions
Perfect for audition preparation, song/repertoire exploration, or technical tune-up. For singers or instrumentalists in any style. Especially useful for musical theatre! Accompanist time included.
Customized schedule
Voice Lab ($100)
Instrumental Lab ($100)

Adaptive Music Lessons
Specialized instruction for students needing a modified approach
By consultation
Contact us to inquire

MUSIC GROUPS & ENSEMBLES

Beginning Piano (Marie Kaczmarek & Sami Lampe)
Learn the basics of piano & music notation with friends, for fun or to prepare for future private lessons
Ages 6-8
Wednesdays, 4pm – 4:45pm
Session I ($140 per child)
Session II ($140 per child)
Includes book

Drum Circle for All (Kim Weiss)
Learn about rhythm in a fun & supportive setting
No experience necessary
Ages 12+
Tuesdays, 1pm – 1:45pm
Session I ($100)
Instruments provided, or bring your own

Summer Music Ensembles
Create a rock band, chamber group, or a cappella choir
Coached by a Rhapsody instructor
Matching available based on enrollment
Optional public performance opportunities
$100 per person
Customized schedule

PRACTICE PASSES

Solo practice pass $40
One year of practice privileges at Rhapsody, on piano or guitar, or general room use
Included with any summer private music lesson enrollment
Discounts not applicable
Subject to schedule & availability
Contact us for a free tour

Group practice pass $35
One year of practice privileges at Rhapsody, on piano, guitar, or general group room use
Price is per person, for 2 or more individuals registering together
Discounts not applicable
Subject to schedule & availability
Contact us for a free tour

ART

PRIVATE ART LESSONS

Private instruction with Liz Weinstein
One 45-minute art lesson ($40)
One 60-minute art lesson ($52)
Customized scheduling & individualized lessons
Repeatable throughout the summer
Basic art materials included; additional items extra
Contact us for a free sample lesson

ART CLASSES

Drawing & Painting (Liz Weinstein)
Explore 2D methods, with a variety of techniques & subjects
Optional exhibition opportunities
Ages 7-12
Tuesdays, 4pm – 5pm
Session I ($130)
Session II ($130)

The Music + Art Connection (Liz Weinstein & Sami Lampe)
Explore & experience the fusion of art & music history
Ages 10+
Wednesdays, 5pm – 6:30pm
Materials included
Session I ($177)
Session II ($177)

Open Art Studio
Work on your own projects at Rhapsody during monitored hours
Ages 6+
Monday through Thursday, 12pm – 4pm
All summer (12 weeks)
Open Art ($100 per person)
Basic art materials included; additional items extra
Subject to schedule & availability

Contact us for a free tour

CREATIVE WRITING

The Poetry Connection (Marie Kaczmarek)
Learn from the greats & create your own poems
Ages 11+
Tuesdays, 5:30pm – 6:30pm
8-week Session, starts June 25 ($125 per person)
Optional performance opportunities

Fearless Songwriting (Keith Hampton)
Learn from the greats & write your own songs
Ability to accompany/improvise on guitar or piano helpful but not required
Ages 11+
Thursdays, 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Session II ($125)
Optional performance opportunities

Open writing
Bring your laptop & use Rhapsody’s wifi as a writing getaway
FREE
By appointment; donations accepted
Contact us to sign up

MUSIC THERAPY

Learn more about Music Therapy at Rhapsody Arts Center

ALL SUMMER OPENINGS