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BELLY DANCE TECHNIQUE - SECTION A
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. Join Amala to expand your dance experience. Wear comfortable clothes for movement or costume for fun. Finger cymbals and hip scarves are available for purchase or bring your own.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
04211.00
Amala
Alvarado
8
$72
4/11
6
Wed


BELLY DANCE TECHNIQUE - SECTION B
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Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
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Meetings
Days
Time
04211.01
Amala
Alvarado
8
$60
5/25
5
Thu
5:30-7:00pm


BELLY DANCE TECHNIQUE
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
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Time
04212.00
Amala
Alvarado
8
$48
6/27
4
Wed
5:00-6:30pm


HAWAIIAN DANCE
Learn the dances of Hawaii.
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Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
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Time
04275.00
Hall
Alvarado
8
$72
4/10
9
Tue
04275.01
Hall
Alvarado
8
$40
6/26
5
Tue
5:30-6:30pm


LATIN INTENSIVE
Rumba, Samba, Cuban, Salsa.
Course Code
Instructor
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Room
Fee
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04221.00
Sutphen
Alvarado
MPR
$40
6/26
5
Tue
7:45-8:45pm


PAN AFRICAN DANCE (Note: 4/12 class changed to 4/19)
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
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Meetings
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Time
04276.00
Washington
Alvarado
8
$80
4/19
9
Thu
7:00-8:00pm
04276.01
Washington
Alvarado
8
$40
6/28
5
Thu
7:00-8:00pm


SOCIAL BALLROOM DANCING I
No partner needed. Get the basics with this award-winning instructor in Cha-Cha, Waltz, and Bachata.
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Room
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04235.00
Sutphen
Alvarado
MPR
$80
4/10
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 with Argentine Tango (Salida), Triple Time Swing and Mambo.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
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Meetings
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Time
04240.00
Sutphen
Alvarado
MPR
$80
4/12
10
Thu
7:00-8:00pm


Music

FLUTE/SAXOPHONE/CLARINET - BEGINNING/INTERMEDIATE
An introduction to the flute/saxophone covering fingering, sound production and reading music. Students play simple ensemble arrangements and exercises. Class taught by experienced professional musician with over 40 years playing experience. College and private instructor.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
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Meetings
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Time
04255.00
Garcia
Alvarado
12
$64
4/11
8
Wed
6:00-7:00pm
04255.01
Garcia
Alvarado
12
$32
6/27*
4
Wed
6:00-7:00pm
No class 7/4


GUITAR - BEGINNING/INTERMEDIATE
Learn chords, strumming, fingerpicking and lead techniques while practicing songs. No electric guitars please. $30 materials fee payable to instructor.
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Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
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Time
04265.00
Swanson
Serra
10
$132
4/10
11
Tue
6:30-8:00pm
*No class 2/20


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 texts: Scales, Chords and Arpeggios by James Bastien; also Level 1 of Alfred's Adult All-in-One Course.
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Instructor
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Room
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Time
04270.00
Chaix
Alvarado
MPR
$160
4/14*
10
Sat
9:00-11:00am
04270.01
Chaix
Alvarado
MPR
$64
6/30
4
Sat
9:00-11:00am
*No class 5/26


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. oTextbook: "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
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Room
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Time
04260.00
McGoon
Serra
10
$80
4/9*
10
Mon
7:15-8:15pm
*No class 5/28


VIOLIN - BEGINNING/INTERMEDIATE
Enrollment is limited to 10 students. Prerequisite: Beginning 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. 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 Hall Leonard and "Two Violins Volume 1 Beautiful Music for Two String Instruments" by Samuel Applebaum. Additional $18 book fee is payable to the Instructor if not purchased before the first class.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
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Meetings
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Time
04280.00
McGoon
Serra
10
$80
4/9*
10
Mon
6:00-7:00pm
*No class 5/28