ABOUT THE GROUP CLASSES (Violin, Guitar, Saxophone, Clarinet): Students participating in the group classes will focus on the basics and fundamentals of playing their instrument! Students will become familiar with notes and rhythms, scales, and melodies. As students progress, they will continue to develop correct technique and move into more challenging musical concepts. They will also learn how to perform as an ensemble and develop listening skills. All students will learn music appropriate for their skill level which may include classical and modern pieces! DAY/TIME: (60 min.) classes will take place after school from 3:00pm to 4:00pm, one time per week on either Mondays, Tuesdays, or Thursdays. Groups will be formed by student interest, availability, and skill level SKILL LEVEL: (Beginner to Advanced) CLASS SIZE: Minimum of 5 students per class MATERIALS: *Please DO NOT purchase materials/instrument until you are notified of enrollment. Parents will be instructed to buy materials once classes have begun. www.sheetmusic.com is a good resource. Material cost will range from $15-$25 per year. GETTING AN INSTRUMENT: *Please DO NOT purchase until you are notified of enrollment. Students are responsible for renting or buying their own instrument for the classes. Call Musika at 877-687-4524 if you need help getting an instrument. POLICIES: 1. This is a semester long program. The parent must inform Musika before the next semester begins if they wish to discontinue lessons, as the student's spot will be reserved. 2. There are no refunds for students who miss a class. 3. Classes missed due to teacher absence or weather related school closing will be refunded at the end of the semester. ENROLLMENT REQUIREMENT: If fewer than 5 students enroll, the class will be cancelled and a full refund will be issued.