Course Offerings

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etc. Music School Fall Term ’16 Offerings
Registration is now open; e-mail to register!


Class offerings, Fall Term 2016:

1. Private lessons:
Private lessons are available in piano, voice, composition, flute, violin, viola and guitar in 30-min., 45-min. and 60-min. increments, with the following pricing:

$55 per 30-min. lesson
$70 per 45-min. lesson
$80 per 60-min. lesson

etc. Loyalty Promotion: $50.00 off private lessons if your student is also enrolled in The etc Choir, etc KidShows or etc Presents!

2. The etc. Choir (open to singers aged 13-19):
The mission of the etc. Choir is to instill a love of vocal music within the ensemble through positive, focused rehearsals and to engage and support our communities through polished performance of eclectic and challenging repertoire.

Regular rehearsals: Saturdays, 5-8 P.M. at the Noyes Cultural Center
Pricing: $325 per student/12-week term

etc. Loyalty Promotion: $50.00 off enrollment if also enrolled in etc private lessons or etc. Presents!


3. etc TinyShows (grades K-3): “etc TinyShows” are a fantastic introduction to the etc. Music School learning and creating method for younger students. “Mentor-Buddies” taken from the older teen members of the etc community work with the directors in creating a 20-30 minute original musical with the students, getting their ideas and created characters through fun, interactive theater and music games that stress the celebration of participation and imagination. Our performance will take place during class time on the final class day!

Regular rehearsals: Saturdays, 10 A.M. -11 A.M. at the Noyes Cultural Center
Pricing: $175 per student/10-week term
Fall ’16 Session: Sept. 10 – Nov. 5 (Nov. 5 is also our show date)

4. etc KidShows (grades 4-7): “etc KidShows” are shorter one-act pieces of musical theater crafted for and with young people. With the help of the artistic staff, teen members of the etc Presents and Choir communities serve as mentors to younger budding performers, and together they create original scenes and songs for the 4-7th graders to perform, involving the older students in learning about teaching while giving the younger an opportunity to stretch their creative wings!

Regular rehearsals: Saturdays, 11 A.M. -2 P.M. at the Noyes Cultural Center

Fall Term ’16 tech week: Nov. 14-17, 2016
Fall Term ’16 Shows: Nov. 18-20, 2016
Pricing: $325 per student/11-week term (plus 3 tech. nights, 4 shows)

etc. Loyalty Promotion: $50.00 off enrollment in etc.KidShows if also enrolled in etc private lessons!

5. etc Presents (open to actors aged 13-19): “etc Presents” are mainstage, original musicals created with teens, for teens, about topics teens are interested in. We meet each weekend to rehearse a living, breathing new work each term, with the goal of challenging and inspiring our young artists to grow artistically and socially in a supportive environment.

Regular rehearsals: Saturdays, 2-5 P.M. at the Noyes Cultural Center

Fall Term ’16 Tech week: Nov. 28-Dec. 1, 2016
Fall Term ’16 Shows: Dec. 2-4, 2016
Pricing: $325 per student/12-week term (plus 3 tech. nights, 4 shows)

etc. Loyalty Promotion: $50.00 off enrollment in etc. Presents if also enrolled in etc private lessons or the etc. Choir!



Academic Calendar: Fall Term, 2016:
Tuesday, Sept. 6: Fall term begins for all private lessons/Workshops/classes
Sunday, Nov. 20 – Sunday, Nov. 27: NO classes or private lessons (Thanksgiving Break) End of Private lessons for the term: Monday, Nov. 21

Fall Term ’16 Show Dates:
November 5 – etc. TinyShows Show
November 18-20 – etc. KidShows Show
December 2-4 – etc. Presents Show


etc. Offerings are also available to browse online here: etc. Music School online storefront


Please Note: Scholarship and work-study options are available for students in need! We do NOT turn anyone away for inability to pay. Please contact director Mike at with possible scholarship/work-study inquiries!