The St. Matthew's
After School Instrumental Music Program is open
to all students in grades one through six. (For grades five and six, please click here. Grades one through four continue reading on this page.)
The program is directed by Larry Newman. Mandy Fey and Greg Alper are the music instructors.
Lessons are are offered for both begining students and students
who have had prior musical instruction.
Instruction is offered on guitar, violin, cello, flute, clarinet, alto
sax, trumpet, baritone horn and trombone. (First graders may only
choose the violin and you must be in at least third grade to play
the saxophone or baritone horn.)
Small group classes will be scheduled every 30 - 40 minutes after
school on Wednesdays after school from 3:00 - 5:10 PM.
Please have your child’s schedule clear for a 30 - 40 minute lesson during
this time block. Beginning students will have the earlier lesson times.
The exact schedule will be determined when enrollment is complete. 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.
Classes run from Wednesday, October 3, 2012 through May 2013.
An instructional fee of $495 is requested to cover all lessons for the 2012-2013 school year. In addition, a $25 music fee is requested to cover all books, sheet music and basic supplies your child is given.
The only other expense will be the rent, lease or purchase of the instrument. Order your instrument now from String Season and received free delivery to school for the first lesson on October 3. Order here!
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 completed,
please print a copy of the application and mail with
your check to the address below.
Mail your payment
in the amount of $520 payable 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
Workshop Receives Fourth Emmy Nomination in as Many Years
The 63rd Annual Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards were held at the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in North
Hollywood, CA. For the fourth consecutive year, Children's
Music Workshop was nominated in the Children/Youth category
for the All Schools Elementary Honor Orchestra broadcast from
UCLA. Learn more...
Students Are Honored
at Los Angeles City Hall for Musical Excellence
Music Workshop director, Larry Newman
and student members of the All Schools Elementary
Honor Orchestra were honored by the Los Angeles
City Council at City Hall.