Summer Saturday Series 2019

Summer Saturday Series 2019 Schedule

**If you have paid the private lesson registration fee, you are not required to pay the group class registration fee** 


Class Fees, Saturday, July 13 - Saturday, August 17, 2019 


6 class sessions 45 min. to 1hour class: $96.00 

1.25 to 1.5 hour class: $144.00


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.orgtraining/private-music-lessons 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


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 45 minute lesson 60 minute lesson


Group Classes:

a. Multiple Class Discount:
b. Family discount:
c. Private instrument student discount:

Private Lessons:

a. Family discount:


$27.00 $36.50 $47.00

$10.00 for each additional class
$20.00 off class fee for immediate family members 50% off one group class

$2.00 off each lesson for immediate family members

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


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