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  • Instrument Explosion

    A band and orchestra summer enrichment opportunity for beginning instrumentalists entering 5th grade.Beginning a band or orchestra instrument in the Stillwater Area Schools this fall? Sign up for Instrument Explosion! The summer is a great time to start with few distractions. No prior experience or knowledge is necessary to join the band or orchestra. Students will receive a daily lesson, note reading instruction and a large ensemble experience.
  • Instrument Explosion 2.0

    Keep rockin' your instrument and sign up for Instrument Explosion 2.0. The format will be similar to Instrument Explosion for beginners - but we will be dusting off the skills that we learned in 5th grade band or orchestra, as well as learning a few new tricks! This is the perfect opportunity for Stillwater Area Public Schools students who are planning to continue playing their instrument in 6th grade. We will warm you up and get you ready for an exciting year of Middle School Band or Orchestra - plus, you will get to meet our Middle School teachers and get to know them a little before school begins. During Instrument Explosion 2.0!, students will receive a small group lessons, music theory practice, and a large ensemble experience.
  • Music Together

    Please note: The dates for the Monday morning classes have changed from what was originally listed in the Summer Catalog. Class will start June 25 and go through August 20 (no class July 2)Music Together: Music and movement classes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers—and the grownups who love them!Our classes will open the door to a world of possibility for your child because music supports all learning.You and your child will discover delightful ways to interact musically. The rich music environment in class, full of opportunities for experimentation and play, will help your child grow into a confident, lifelong music maker! Classes are mixed-age so siblings can attend together.You’ll take home an illustrated songbook filled with music-making ideas, two matching CD’s—one for home and one for on-the- go—and access to download or stream the music, along with educational material for parents on early childhood music development. A $42 mandatory supply fee will be collected on the first day of class. Cash,checks and credit cards accepted. One fee per family.*** FREE Preview Demonstration ClassFree demo classes are for parents or caregivers who are seriously considering registering but would like to try a class with their child or children first. Registration is required.Only one demo class per family please.Monday AM Demo Classes Monday, June 11- 10:30 amWednesday PM Demo ClassesWednesday, June 13- 6:15 pm
  • Summer Jazz Combo Clinic

    The Summer Jazz Combo Clinic is designed to meet the needs of active jazz music students in the St. Croix Valley. Open to all Stillwater Band and Orchestra students entering grades 7 through 12, the clinic provides students with Jazz Improvisation, Jazz "Combo" Instruction and Jazz Literature/History. Must have at least two years band or orchestra experience to register.