Dandan Performing Arts Center

Phone: 510-200-9360

Email: info@dmajorarts.org

Address: 

676 Bockman Road,

San Lorenzo, CA 94580

Monday - Friday 10:00 am- 7:00 pm

Saturday 9:00 am- 1:00 pm

 

Learn, explore, and express yourself with music! Start your musical journey today.

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Ensemble Classes

Embrace the experience of playing with other musicians and immerse yourself on different musical styles. 

Intro Jazz Ensemble

 

Semester offered: Spring, Summer, and Fall

Requirement: Interest in music and desire to learn

Age group:       10 years to 17 years

                            5th grade - 12th grade

Schedule:         Wednesday, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Tuition:             $25 per session

Duration:          60 minutes

 

This class introduces each musician to the fundamentals of jazz and how its melodic and harmonic capabilities creates an endless musical possibilities. Starting with the basics, you will develop chord progression, improvisations and so much more. This class is perfect for students looking to be original and versatile within the jazz genre.

 

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Beginning Orchestra

 

Semester offered: Spring, Summer, and Fall

Requirement: Interest in music and desire to learn

Age group:       Open to All

Schedule:         Friday, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Tuition:             $25 per session

Duration:          90 minutes

 

Beginning orchestra is made up of 1st year players who have at least 1 year of experience playing a stringed instrument. Auditions are not necessary for this ensemble. Students interested in learning to play a stringed instrument or students needing another year of entry level techniques should sign up for this class. The beginner class will be taught entry level techniques, music language/vocabulary, musicianship, basic sight-reading, and an overall appreciation for music. Beginning Orchestra is meant to be a preparatory group for Intermediate/Advance Orchestra the following year.

 

 

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Rock Band

 

Semester offered: Spring, Summer, and Fall

Requirement: Interest in music and desire to learn

Age group:       Open to All

Schedule:         Monday, 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Tuition:             $25 per session

Duration:          90 minutes

 

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 mobile game application covers, and your own originals. Instrumentalists should know basic chording. The 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 a rock star in a band.

 

 

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Intro to Rock Band

 

Semester offered: Spring, Summer, and Fall

Requirement: Interest in music and desire to learn

Age group:       Open to All

Schedule:         Monday, 5:30- 7:00 pm

Tuition:             $25 per session

Duration:          60 minutes

Designed for students who want to develop music-making skills and music literacy using primarily rock and pop music. It is an introductory level course, so no previous experience is needed. This class is an introduction to get newer players involved in the rock band experience. You can be vocalists, guitarists, bassists, drummer, keyboardists or percussionists.

 

 

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