The programs at the Dandan Performing Arts Center is a fun rigorous and thorough program of studies. It is intended to adequately introduce and prepare students for further studies at postsecondary institutions. Students will receive instruction in a variety of settings and in a variety of styles. Please see the course descriptions for further information.
All children are sounders and movers, and their natural aptitude for music blossoms in a sufficiently rich music environment. In fact, when given a supportive music environment, children learn to sing and dance as naturally as they learn to walk and talk. Dandan Performing Arts Center offers Music Together which is perfect for the whole family.
Music lessons are available in private and semi-private setting. Each settings are designed to create musical memories, enhance musical potential and to kick start their musical journey.
Ratio: Private: 1 to 1;
Semi-Private: 2 to 1
Learn how to produce music on the computer. Create your own original instrumental tracks or beats for vocalists to sing/rap over. Using computers you'll learn about music theory, music production software, sampling, sequencing and synthesizers. Hip-hop, R&B, Reggaeton, Techno, experiental electronica- any music that interest you!
A unique opportunity to play in a live band! Come together with people who have different tastes in music to play rock and roll, hip hop, or Latin covers, and your own originals. Each band rehearses weekly and will be given opportunities to play in live gig(s)! This is a chance to discover what it takes to be in a band.
Singing with Soul
Have you ever wanted to learn how to sing with a gospel sound and passion? By using gospel technique, it infuses the harmonies and the structure of a traditional choir and mixes in contemporary R&B and pop hits to make a fun fast-paced class.
Open to students from 7th grade onwards.
Tickle the ivories with ease again! Develop your technical skills, enhance your musicanship, and gain an appreciation of great music of all genres.