Young Musicians Summer Academy 2021

THE VISION

Keeping our summer simple, fun, and beneficial for EVERYBODY! 

Young Musicians Summer Academy is a mixture of group and private instruction to fortify our motto of Raising a Village with Music. At B Major, students will learn and develop together. 

THE MISSION

To equip students aged 3-17 with the necessary tools to build and develop their musical journey over the course of 8 weeks.

B Major and families will choose a class best suited for the child to encourage thriving in the studio, on stage, and in their community

Students will learn how to read sheet music, play by ear, improvise, create, and collaborate with their fellow young musicians. We learn better together and we are VILLAGE STRONG!

THE OBJECTIVE

  • For current students to improve tremendously during summer season.
  • For curious students to give learning piano and try to discover if they would like it or not! 
  • For families to experience the joy and sounds of piano music, played by a budding and skillful young musician!

DATES & TIMES

June 7-August 13

Monday- Optional bucket drumming class for ages 8-17 (11-12pm & 12:30-1:30pm)

Tuesday-Thursday, 10:00am-12:15pm, 1:30pm-4:00pm, and 4:00pm-6:15pm

Friday-Sunday, CLOSED

PROGRAM DETAILS

Classes are scheduled over the course of 8 weeks, with the 9th week including Makeup Day and the Summer Showcase. Makeup lessons are only given during Makeup Week. 

Tuition and registration fee is non-refundable.

YOUNG MUSICIANS SUMMER ACADEMY 2021 OFFERINGS

All programs offer in-person and virtual lessons.

  1. Piano 4 Preschoolers (ages 3-5) 
    •  Little hands can play big sounds! This introductory will give our little musicians a glimpse of how their piano journey will unfold. 
    • Lesson duration: 40 minutes (25 minute private, 15 minute group with 2 students max)
  2. Piano 4 Primers (ages 6-8) 
    • This program is for students who have either recently graduated from Piano 4 Preschoolers or for new students who fit in this age category. Students will benefit from both private and group instruction to fortify village learning. 
    • Lesson duration: 40 minutes (25 minute private, 15 minute group with 2 students max)
  3. Young Pianists (ages 9-17) 
    • This program is for students who have graduated from Piano 4 Primers or for new students who fit in this age category. Students will benefit from both private and group instruction to fortify village learning. 
    • Lesson duration: 40 minutes (25 minute private, 15 minute group with 2 students max)
  4. Young Pianists Intensive (ages 10-17)  
    • This intensive and gratifying program is suited for students who desire and are determined to be more studious on their piano journey. Students will benefit from weekly private and group instruction to fortify village learning. 
    • Lesson duration: 60 minutes, (45 minute private, 15 minute group with 2 students max)
  5. BONUS: Bucket Drumming (ages 8-12 and 13-17) w/ Dalvin Gray (student, high school senior)
    • Let’s Play Drums! Groups of students will play loud and skillfully with high school student teacher, Dalvin Gray.
    • Lessons held on June 14 and June 28, July 12 and July 26, Showcase: August 13th
    • Lesson duration: 60 minutes (in person only)
    • Capacity: 8 for each lesson

Meet Your Instructors

Hey there! I’m Ms. Angela and I will be your piano instructor this summer! I am so looking forward to seeing EVERY young musician of all ages and we have some exciting, challenging, and engaging activities lined up to help you on your music journey. Thanks to Trealiney and Dalvin, summer is going to be HYPE and I am HYPED about it! See you this summer! 

Hello, my name is Trealiney Thomas and I am from Greenville, South Carolina! I am 23 years old and have been playing piano for about 11 years now. I have studied under Ms. Angela’s tutelage for 10 years. I am a recent graduate of Benedict College where I received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English with a minor in Music. I am currently a Teaching Assistant for B Major Piano Studio and look forward to spending the summer growing and learning with each of the students!

Hello my name is Dalvin Gray. I’m from Anderson,SC where I attend Westside High school. I will be attending Anderson University in the fall of 2021 majoring in Commercial music. I’ve been playing drums most of my life since I was 2 yrs.old.  I also play piano and I’ve been playing for about 5 years now.  Two facts you should know about me is that I play in a couple of local bands from the upstate and that I have perfect pitch!!! Hope to see you guys soon

Piano 4 Preschoolers, Piano 4 Primers, and Young Pianists Tuition Packages

PACKAGE A

$260 (INCLUDES 8 lessons in June, July, and August, early summer scheduling, $10 off Fall Registration, and Fall lesson scheduling BEFORE Early Bird) DUE May 24th

PACKAGE B

$225 (INCLUDES 8 lesson in June, July, and August, early summer scheduling, and Early Bird Fall Scheduling Aug.1-7) DUE May 24th

PACKAGE C

Pay monthly ($112.50 due June 7th, $112.50 due July 7th this(both payments includes 8 lessons in June, July and August, Lessons scheduled according to studio’s availability, and Early Bird Fall Scheduling Aug.1-7) 

Young Pianists Intensive Tuition Packages

PACKAGE A

$340 (INCLUDES 8 lessons in June, July and August, early summer scheduling, $10 off Fall Registration, and Fall  lesson scheduling BEFORE Early Bird) DUE May 24th 

PACKAGE B

$305 (INCLUDES 8 lessons in June, July and August, early summer scheduling, and Early Bird Fall Scheduling Aug.1-7)) DUE May 24th 

PACKAGE C

Pay monthly ($152.50 due June 7th, $152.50 due July 7th) (INCLUDES 8 Lessons scheduled according to studio’s availability in June, July and August tuition due by June 7th and July 7th, and Early Bird Fall Scheduling Aug.1-7) 

Register for Summer here!