Playa Vista Elementary After School Instrumental Music Program

The 2017 – 2018 Playa Vista Elementary After School Instrumental Music Program is open to all students in grades one through five.

The program is directed by Larry Newman and classes are taught by the faculty of Children’s Music Workshop.

Instrument Choices
• First graders may only choose the violin.
• Second graders may choose the violin, cello, flute, clarinet, trumpet or pBone mini.
• Third, fourth and fifth graders may choose the violin, cello, flute, clarinet, alto sax, trumpet or pBone mini.

Small group classes will be scheduled every 30 – 40 minutes after school on Thursdays after school from 2:45 – 4:45 PM beginning on Thursday, September 28, 2017 – culminating with a spring concert on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 4:00 PM.

The exact lesson schedule for Thursday afternoons will be determined when enrollment is complete. Please have your child’s schedule clear for a 30 – 40 minute lesson during this time block of 2:45 PM through 4:45 PM.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. The final schedule of classes will be emailed to all applicants prior to the first day of class. For planning purposes, please note that the first grade violin class will meet immediately after dismissal at 2:45.  Younger/beginning classes will be earlier in the afternoon and older/intermediate classes will be later.

Program Costs
A one-time fee of $595 is requested from each participant.  This fee covers weekly music instruction for the entire 2017 – 2018 school year as well as all music, books and basic supplies which your child is given throughout the year. The only other expense will be the lease, rental or purchase of the instrument.  Instruments are available for up to 45% off the retail price for participating music students through our instrument supplier. Order online now and get free delivery to school for the first lesson. Visit The Instrument Place to place your order.

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Class size is limited and priority is given to the earliest applicants. Please complete the online application to reserve a spot.

Once the application has been filled out, please print it and follow-up by mailing it along with your check.

Mail your payment in the amount of $595 to:

Children’s Music Workshop
P.O. Box 1247
Pacific Palisades, CA 90272

Be sure to include your child’s name and school on the check. We will hold your online registration for 72 hours pending the receipt of your check at our P.O. Box address above.

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Through special arrangements with The Instrument Place, students in the Children’s Music Workshop school music programs can get discounted prices on instrument rentals, leases and purchases.

All instruments are delivered free to school in time for the first lesson.

And The Instrument Place carries only music program approved brand-name instruments.  They are a local, family-owned company with the best prices and service available anywhere.

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