Dance & Music Classes


Fall classes
Winter classes
Dance

HAWAIIAN DANCE
Learn the dances of Hawaii.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04275.00
Hall
Alvarado
8
$84
9/11*
14
Tue
04275.01
Hall
Alvarado
8
$66
1/8*
11
Tue
5:00-6:00pm
No class 11/20, 2/19


PAN AFRICAN DANCE
Pan African Dance is a highly energetic and FUN dance class designed to make you sweat and feel good at the same time. This survey of dance moves from The Congo-Brazzaville, West Africa-Senegal, Guinea, Haiti and Cuba is set to high energy music from Brazzaville, Senegal, Guinea, Haiti, Cuba, Colombia, and Peru. Students should bring a towel, a wrap skirt (sarong, pare’u or lappa). All are welcome to come and participate in this fun mind and body enhancing class.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04276.00
Washington
Alvarado
8
$72
9/13*
12
Thu
6:30-7:30pm


SOCIAL BALLROOM DANCING - LEVEL I
No partner needed.
FALL: Get your basics in the Foxtrot, Rumba and Mambo from this award winning teacher.
WINTER: Learn the basics from this award-winning teacher in Tango, East Coast Swing, and Merengue.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04235.00
Sutphen
Alvarado
MPR
$60
9/11
10
Tue
7:45-8:45pm
04235.01
Sutphen
Alvarado
MPR
$60
1/8*
10
Tue
7:45-8:45pm
*No class 2/19


SOCIAL BALLROOM DANCING - LEVEL II
Prerequisite: Must have completed Level I or gained instructor permission for registration.
FALL: Advance your dance in the Cha-Cha, Waltz, and Bachata.
WINTER: Advance your skills with Foxtrot, Rumba and Mambo.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04240.00
Sutphen
Alvarado
MPR
$80
9/13
10
Thu
04240.01
Sutphen
Alvarado
MPR
$80
1/10*
10
Thu
7:00-8:00pm
*No class 2/21


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
12
$48
9/12
8
Wed
6:00-7:00pm
04255.01
Garcia
Alvarado
12
$48
1/9
8
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
Alvarado
8
$60
9/11
10
Tue
6:30-7:30pm
04265.01
Swanson
Alvarado
8
$60
1/8*
10
Tue
6:30-7:30pm
*No class 2/19


PIANO KEYBOARD
Enrollment is limited to 10 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 books: Scales, Chords and Arpeggios by James Bastien; also Level 1 of Alfred's Adult All-in-One Course.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04270.01
Chaix
Alvarado
2
$96
1/12*
8
Sat
9:00-11:00am
*No class 1/19, 1/26, 2/16, 2/23