OUR PRIVATE CLASSES

 

Guitar



We teach a variety of guitar styles on acoustic or electric. Whether our students are starting from scratch or have songs prepared to practice, we can help you grow by exploring different genres to help develop different skills. 

Piano

 

Students will get the chance to learn fundamentals and theory while learning ​how to play their favorite songs. Like guitar, piano lessons are adapted from student to student to fit their learning style and interests.

 

Voice
 

From beginning voice lessons to professional vocal coaching​, students will learn breathing techniques, pitch production, projection​, stage presence and microphone techniques, all while forming a great repertoire of songs.

Drums

Drum students will practice basic skills, learn popular drum beats, read rhythms accurately and play to their favorite songs. For drum students looking to play to live music, Rock Ensemble is recommended. 

Ukulele

Not only is Ukulele a wonderful life-long instrument, it is also a great way to get into playing an instrument for the first time. Especially for youngsters interested in eventually playing guitar. All ages can learn to play and sing with Ukulele. 

Woodwinds, Brass, Strings, Reeds

We offer classes in specific instruments of all kinds, from sax to mandolin, flute to upright bass.

Songwriting

Songwriting takes practice. We offer individual and group songwriting classes and provide yearly opportunities for students to show their work.  

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Enrichment Classes
Rock Ensemble

Rock ensemble meets once a month from September - June outside of the student's normal lesson time. Students will be placed in groups depending on instrument and age. Rock ensemble is student led, with the help of a band coach. Students will work on playing well-known songs as a group, as well as writing original music. Official performances happen in June on the night of the Spring Recital. Sign ups for the September 2021 Rock Ensemble start January 1st. Inquire on availability and pricing through email. 



String Circle

String circle meets once a month from September - June
outside of the student's normal lesson time. It is open to all stringed instruments, all ages and all skill levels. Students will work on playing well-known traditional and folk songs as a group.
Official performances happen in June on the night of the Spring Recital. Sign ups for the September 2021 String Ensemble start January 1st. Inquire on availability and pricing through email. 



Submarine Singers

​Submarine Singers is a choir that meets once a month from September - June outside of the student's normal lesson time. It is encouraged for all voice students between 3rd-7th grade who are interested in singing in a choir setting. Students will work on a repertoire of 2 part, 3 part and 4 part harmony songs. Official performances happen in December on the night of the Winter Recital. Sign ups for the September 2021 Harmony Ensemble start January 1st. Inquire on availability and pricing through email.

Good Day Sunshine Pre-K Enrichment Class

 

This weekly group class is for children age birth to two accompanied by an adult. Good Day Sunshine brings a smart and silly, educational and entertaining, insightful and playful way to introduce music and movement at an early age. Drop-ins are welcome. Inquire about pricing through email.

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Scholarships
 

The Submarine School of music is working toward providing tuition assistance on a sliding scale for qualifying youth ages 8 to 17, based on household income, family size, and special financial considerations. The funding will come from community fundraising and grants. 

 

To be considered for a scholarship, fill out a Scholarship Application and submit to submarineschoolofmusic@gmail.com

 

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis in the order in which they are received.  Due to an expected high number of applications, qualifying applicants will be contacted only if funding becomes available.



Call Us: 1-585-748-3608   /  submarineschoolofmusic@gmail.com   /  1500 S. Clinton Ave Rochester NY