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BELLY DANCE TECHNIQUES
Join professional dancer Amala to expand your dance experience. Learn new steps or polish the steps you know. Class can cover shimmies, isolations, traveling steps, combinations and transitions. Finger cymbals are taught and veil introduced. Wear comfortable clothes for movement. Finger cymbals and scarves are available for purchase or bring your own.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04211.00
Amala
Alvarado
8
$40
4/19
5
Wed
5:30-7:00pm
04211.01
Amala
Alvarado
8
$40
5/24
5
Wed
5:30-7:00pm
04211.02
Amala
Alvarado
8
$35
7/5
4
Wed
5:30-7:00pm


HAWAIIAN DANCE
Learn the dances of Hawaii.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04275.00
Hall
Alvarado
8
$55
4/11
10
Tues
5:30-6:30pm
04275.01
Hall
Alvarado
8
$25
6/27*
4
Tues
5:30-6:30pm
*No class 7/4

MY MOTION I
Do you have aches daily? Does pain routinely show up by the end of your day? Want less every day pain? If so, Dance MyMotion is for you. Dance MyMotion is first about rest, then recovery and resuming your natural motions Pain-Free. Learn basic principles and how to apply them to your daily life so you can spend less time in pain. Dance MyMotion also helps with prevention of repetitive motion injury. This class is not intended to replace physical therapy or your doctor's orders. Wear comfortable shoes for easy movement.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04222.00
Salve
Alvarado
8
$25
4/25
3
Tue
7:00-8:00pm
04222.01
Salve
Alvarado
8
$25
5/30
3
Tue
7:00-8:00pm


MY MOTION II
Prerequisite Dance MyMotion I. Dance MyMotion II is built on the habits formed and lessons learned in MyMotion I. More thorough skills in protecting and helping the body as well as individual guidelines for each person. This practice is complimentary to physical therapy and your doctor's orders. Wear comfortable but fitted clothes.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04223.00
Salve
Alvarado
8
$25
6/27*
3
Tue
7:00-8:00pm
*No class 7/4

SALSA DANCING I
This class will teach students to Salsa, Cha Cha, and Merengue. Students do not need a partner. Students will learn basic dance patterns and techniques. The last half hour of class will include advanced patterns. Have fun with Salsa Champion Ed Jung.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04230.00
Jung
Serra
MPR
$35
4/18
5
Tue
7:00-8:00pm
04230.01
Jung
Serra
MPR
$25
6/27*
4
Tue
7:00-8:00pm
*No class 7/4

SALSA DANCING II - INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED
This class will teach intermediate and advanced students new and exciting patterns, tecniques and syncopations in Salsa, Cha Cha and Merengue. Students do not need a partner. A review of the last week's lesson is at the beginning of each session, and the remaining 1/2 hour will include new materials. You will also learn how to create your own steps. Have fun with Champion Ed Jung.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04220.00
Jung
Serra
MPR
$35
4/18
5
Tue
8:00-9:00pm
04220.01
Jung
Serra
MPR
$25
6/27*
4
Tue
8:00-9:00pm
No class 7/4

SOCIAL BALLROOM DANCING I
Get the basics the best way with this award-winning instructor in Waltz, Triple Swing, and Salsa. No partner needed.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04235.0
Sutphen
Alvarado
MPR
$65
4/11
10
Tue
7:45-8:45pm


SOCIAL BALLROOM DANCING II
Prerequisite: Must have completed Level One or gained instructor permission for registration. Advance your dance in Tango, Cha Cha and West Coast Swing.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04240.00
Sutphen
Alvarado
MPR
$65
4/13
10
Thu
7:00-8:00pm


SUMMER LATIN INTENSIVE
Work that Latin Heat with Rumba and Bachata.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04221.00
Sutphen
Alvarado
MPR
$25
6/27*
4
Tue
7:45-8:45pm
*No class 7/4

Music

FLUTE/SAXOPHONE/CLARINET - BEGINNING/INTERMEDIATE
An introduction and continuation to the flute and saxophone covering fingering, sound production and reading music. Students play simple ensemble arrangements and exercises. Class is taught by an experienced, professional with over 40 years playing experience who is also a college and private instructor.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04255.00
Garcia
Alvarado
MPR
$50
4/12
8
Wed
6:00-7:00pm
04255.01
Garcia
Alvarado
MPR
$30
6/28
5
Wed
6:00-7:00pm


GUITAR - BEGINNING/INTERMEDIATE
Learn chords, strumming, fingerpicking and lead techniques while practicing songs. No electric guitars please. $30 materials fee payable to instructor.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04265.00
Swanson
Serra
10
$75
4/11
10
Tue
6:30-8:00pm


PIANO KEYBOARDS
Enrollment is limited to 16 students. Requirement: At least a 61-key keyboard and earphones or headset (bring to class, ready to use). Learn to play contemporary as well as classical music. Learn how to improvise pieces of music by reading chord notations and portions of scales and arpeggios for embellishments. Beginners will learn how to read notes, do scales and chords, and play simple pieces. Bring pen, pencil and notebook. Required texts: Scales, Chords and Arpeggios by James Bastien; also Level 1 of Alfred's Adult All-in-One Course by Willard Palmer.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04270.00
Chaix
Alvarado
MP
$100
4/15*
10
Sat
9:00-11:00am
04270.01
Chaix
Alvarado
MP
$50
7/1
5
Sat
9:00-11:00am
*No class 5/27


VIOLIN - INTRODUCTION
Learn the skills needed to start playing a violin: how to hold the violin, finger placement, and how to play the notes on the musical scale. If you don't already own a working violin, please rent one. We will be using Essential Elements for Strings Violin Book 1, by Michael Allen, Robert Gillespie and Pamela Tellejohn Hayes. Arrangements by John Higgins and Hal-Leonard Corporation. An additional $10 book fee is payable to the instructor if not purchased before the first class.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04260.00
McGoon
Serra
5
$65
4/10
10
Mon
6:00-7:00pm


VIOLIN - BEGINNING/INTERMEDIATE
Enrollment is limited to 12 students. Prerequisite: Introduction to Violin or equivalent. If you don’t already own a working violin, please rent one. This is a continuation class to Beginning Violin. We will be learning new skills on performing music in a group setting. We will explore new keys, rhythms, scales, sight-reading, and have fun playing new songs with our new skills. We will be using Violin Book 2, Essential Elements for Strings — Book 2 with EEi: Violin, by Michael Allen, Robert Gillespie, Pamela Tellejohn Hayes. Arrangements by John Higgins and Hal Leonard. Additional $10 book fee is payable to the Instructor if not purchased before the first class.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04280.00
McGoon
Serra
5
$65
4/10*
10
Mon
7:15-8:15pm
*No class 5/29