SERENADE MUSIC ACADEMY
Sharing the gift of music!
To create a joyful and nurturing environment in which every student is encouraged to flourish. Dedicated to individual and chamber ensemble studies, SMA offers a spacious loft studio that is a beautiful atmosphere for students to explore their musical creativity.
Our vision is to enthusiastically assist students on their journey of musical expression!
- Private Weekly Flute Lessons with Michelle LaPorte
- Private Weekly Guitar Lessons with Gerry Saulter
- Small Ensemble Lessons (duos, trios, quartets)
- Lessons Available through Fall, Spring, Winter, and Summer Sessions
- NYSSMA Preparation
- College Audition and Recital Preparation
The SMA Experience:
- Studying music as a means of positive self expression for students of all ages and abilities.
- Preparing young students to have music be a part of their lives.
- Instructing flute and guitar students who are interested in competition/NYSSMA preparation.
- Guiding pre-college flute and guitar students through their college audition process.
- Assisting adult learners to stay "young at heart" through playing and learning music.
- Promoting the fun of music making through "The Art of the Ensemble" chamber music workshops.
- Gaining an understanding and appreciation of the practice process.
- Maintaining a high standard of excellence in a positive and creative setting.
- Making the community a brighter and happier place through the transformative power and joy of music.
- Embracing the meditative and healing possibilities of playing music.
“Never forget to play the little music inside of you.” - Philippe Bertaud (1967-2014)
Lessons function on a simple pay as you come policy. Weekly and monthly payment is available.
As a courtesy, 24 hours notice for a lesson cancellation is greatly appreciated.
- 45 minute lesson: $55
- 60 minute lesson: $75
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