Summer Saturday Series 2019

EAST BAY CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
Summer Saturday Series 2019 Schedule
Saturday, July 13 through Saturday, August 17, 2019
Registration Begins: Friday, May 3
PRE-REGISTRATION DEADLINE:
Saturday, July 1. Classes that fail to meet
adequate enrollments by this deadline will be subject to cancellation.
SCHEDULE, INSTRUCTORS AND CLASSES SUBJECT TO CHANGE
SATURDAYS, July 13 - August 17
Class Time Ages Instructor Room
Dance/ Theater:
Pre-Ballet 9:30-10:30 4-6 Nikita Jew CT
Children’s Beginning Ballet 10:45-11:45 7-9 Nikita Jew CT
Youth Beginning Ballet 12:00-1:00 10-12 Nikita Jew CT
Children’s Theater 11:30-12:30 8-12 TBD 203/204
Young Children’s Hip-Hop 12:00-1:00 4-6 Teyahnee Ridgle ITT
Children's Hip-Hop 1:15-2:15 7-9 Teyahnee Ridgle ITT
Young Teen Hip-Hop 2:30-3:30 10-14 Teyahnee Ridgle ITT
Children's Capoeira 2:00-3:00 7-11 Maestre Jordan/Colango CT
Youth/Teen Capoeira 3:00-4:30 12-17 Maestre Jordan/Colango CT
Music:
Intro to Strings (Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass) 10:00-11:00 8-11 Alexandra Simpson 014
Beginning Strings (Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass) 11:15-12:15 10-16 Alexandra Simpson 014
Intro to Woodwinds (Flute, Clarinet, Sax) 10:00-11:00 8-11 Carolyn Walter 006
Beginning Woodwinds (Flute, Clarinet, Sax) 11:15-12:15 8-11 Carolyn Walter 006
Interm. Woodwinds (Flute, Clarinet, Sax) 12:30-1:30 12-18 Carolyn Walter 006
Intro to Brass (Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, French Horn) 10:00-11:00 8-11 Isaac Butler 104
Beginning Brass (Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, French Horn) 11:15-12:15 10-16 Isaac Butler 104
Interm. Brass (Trumpet, trombone, Tuba, French Horn) 12:30-1:30 10-16 Isaac Butler 104
Youth Chorus 1:00-2:30 9-14 Jonathon Hampton 203/204

**If you have paid the private lesson registration fee, you are not required to pay the group class registration fee**
FEE SCHEDULE
Class Fees, Saturday, July 13 - Saturday, August 17, 2019
RESGISTRATION FEE: $10.00
SATURDAY 6 class sessions
45 min. to 1hour class: $96.00
1.25 to 1.5 hour class: $144.00
PRIVATE INSTRUCTION & COACHING
Students may enter the private lesson program at any time during the year to study with one of our fifty-five dedicated faculty members
in instrumental and vocal music or they may request individual coaching in theater, film/video arts, dance, musical theory and musical
composition, voice (repertoire, singer’s diction). Instruction is available for beginning to professional level students.


Instruction is regularly offered in: Piano, flute, recorder, clarinet, saxophone, recorder, violin, viola, cello, bass (electric and string bass),
guitar, trumpet, trombone, Mexican traditional stringed instruments: e.g. jarana, jarocho and huasteco, and harp, steel pans, drums
(standard drum set and West African traditional instruments), voice, and shakuhachi (traditional Japanese bamboo flute). For more
information, please see our website at www.eastbaycenter.org or call Letty Mejia at (510) 323-2495, or Kwesi Anku at (510) 323-4495
Para mas información en español, favor de llame a Letty Mejia, (510) 323-2495


PRIVATE LESSON FEES:
Lessons are ongoing except when the Center is closed for holidays and session breaks. Two weeks notice is
required to discontinue private lessons. Fees for private lessons are billed at the following rates:
30 minute lesson $27.00
45 minute lesson $36.50
60 minute lesson $47.00
DISCOUNTS
Group Classes:
a. Multiple Class Discount:
$10.00 for each additional class
b. Family discount:
$20.00 off class fee for immediate family members
c. Private instrument student discount:
50% off one group class
Private Lessons:
a. Family discount:
$2.00 off each lesson for immediate family members
FINANCIAL AID
For financial aid applications contact us by calling (510) 323-2495 (Español), (510) 323-2495 (English), or come in
during our registration hours Monday - Friday 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm and Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00pm. Scholarship
applications should be received no later than Monday, July 1. If you miss this deadline, we may still consider your
application if funds are still available.



* Ensembles
** Bilingual Instructor
*** Two years of musical experience
AGE RECOMMENDATIONS
All age recommendations are based on our experience and are to be used as a guide to finding the right level and
class. Students whose age falls outside the recommended range may enroll in the classes with the instructor’s
prior permission and a formal note to the registrar’s office. If you have any questions about our age appropriate
guidelines, please speak with the registrar and ask to consult with senior staff or faculty. Adult students are
warmly welcome at the Center




Kwesi Anku

Associate Director: Student Development and Training