violinacademy february2014

On Tuesday February 4, 2014 the students in the Hebron Violin Academy had their debut performance at the Hebron Orchestra Mid-Winter Concert. The violin class is a new pilot program sponsored by the Hebron High School Orchestra for 4th grade students in the Hebron cluster. Class meets once a week on Monday nights. Parents attend weekly and are involved in the students’ musical development. The inaugural violin class consisted of 8 students representing Coyote Ridge, Castle Hills, Homestead, Indian Creek, Hebron Valley, and Independence Elementary schools.

4th Grade Violins

Just for 4th Graders… learn to play the violin!

Beginner violin class will teach you all of the basics.  Monthly fee is $75  for small group lessons. $50 registration fee includes child’s t-shirt and Smartmusic practice app for iPad and PC/Mac. Classes meet on Monday nights at Hebron High School.

Students will learn the following:

  • Parts of the violin
  • Caring for the violin
  • Body position
  • Holding the bow
  • Fingerboard chart
  • Names of notes
  • Violin Staff
  • Violin glossary
  • Measures, repeats
  • Rhythm
  • Read, write, say and play
  • American fiddle tunes
  • Classical composers

Instruction will begin on Monday September 23rd.  Parents will need to provide 1/2 size or 3/4 size violin. Please contact us for class supply list,  referrals to reputable music dealers and advising on correct violin size.  For more information and to sign up, contact Mrs. Oyedipe, oyediped @lisd.net.

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