Group Classes

Two Dancers, Modern Dance at the Center


Registration for Summer Saturday Series group classes closes on Thursday, July 1 , 2021.

Learn more about distance learning at the Center HERE.

We encourage all students to REGISTER ONLINE

Class times are subject to change.

**Remote group classes are available at no cost**   

For more information, please contact Kwesi Anku, Associate Director of Student Development and Training, at 510-323-4495 or

Para más información en español, favor de comunicarse con: Lolis Garcia, Asociada de Programa: formación y desarrollo del estudiante, al 510-323-2019 o

Summer Saturday Series Schedule

Our 2021 Summer Saturday Series will consist of online curriculum in place of in-person classes. 

Classes that fail to meet adequate enrollments by Saturday, July 1 will be subject to cancellation.
SATURDAYS, July 10 - August 14          
Class Time Ages Instructor Class Format Room
Intro to Children's Guitar 9:30-10:00 4-6 Javier Trujillo Recording/zoom bi-weekly check in ITT
Beginning Youth Guitar 10:00-10:30 7-9 Javier Trujillo Recording/zoom bi-weekly check in ITT
Beginning Teen Guitar 10:30-11:00 10-12 Javier Trujillo Recording/zoom bi-weekly check in ITT
Pre-Ballet 9:30-10:30 4-6 Nikita Jew Zoom CT
Children’s Beginning Ballet 10:45-11:45 7-9 Nikita Jew Zoom CT
Youth Beginning Ballet 12:00-1:00 10-12 Nikita Jew Zoom CT
Children’s Theater/Storytelling 11:30-12:30 8-12 Joe Orach Zoom 203
Young Children’s Hip-Hop 12:00-1:00 4-6 Deontae Zoom ITT
Children's Hip-Hop 1:15-2:15 7-9 Deontae Zoom ITT
Young Teen Hip-Hop 2:30-3:30 10-14 Deontae Zoom ITT
Children's Capoeira 2:00-3:00 7-11 Maestre Jordan/Colango Zoom CT
Youth/Teen Capoeira 3:00-4:00 12-17 Maestre Jordan/Colango Zoom CT
Intro to Strings (Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass) 10:00-11:00 8-11 Alexandra Simpson Zoom 014
Beginning Strings (Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass) 11:15-12:15 10-16 Alexandra Simpson Zoom 014
Beginning Woodwinds (Flute, Clarinet, Sax) 10:00-11:00 8-11 Carolyn Walter Zoom 006
Interm. Woodwinds (Flute, Clarinet, Sax)*** 11:15-12:15 12-18 Carolyn Walter Zoom 006
Beginning Brass (Trumpet, Trombone, Tuba, French Horn)  10:00-11:00 8-11 Isaac Butler Zoom 104
Interm. Brass (Trumpet, trombone, Tuba, French Horn)*** 11:15-12:15 11-16 Isaac Butler Zoom 104
Beginners Guide to Digital Music Production 10:00-11:00 12-18 Ryan Pate Zoom 204
* 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

Director: Student Development and Training