Stony Brook Community Music Programs

Intermediate Performance Program

The Intermediate Performance Program is the next step in the comprehensive music training offered in the Children's Community Music Programs. This class offers studies in vocal technique, music theory, instrumental improvisation and composition. Varied methods will be used in the instruction, including the Kodály Method and Orff Schulwerk.These studies will reinforce through performance the skills needed to build mature musicians. Taught by renowned choral director and elementary school music specialist, Eileen M. Benedict.

For more information about the pedagogy taught in this class, please visit these links:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orff_Schulwerk
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kodály_Method

AGE REQUIREMENT

Entering Fourth, Fifth or Sixth Grade in Fall 2012.  No prerequisites.

TUITION

$595/year

Tuition is due in full by December 1, 2012. Need-based financial aid is available to eligible families.

SCHEDULE

Saturdays, 10:30 – 11:30 AM, Music Building Room 0111
Students have the option to participate in the Pre-College Division Masterclass from 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 

Click here to see the full calendar. 

REGISTRATION

1) Click here to download an application 

2) Complete and return the application to: 

Community Music Program
3304 Staller Center
Stony Brook, NY 11794-5475 

3) Your registration will be confirmed by email.