SERENADE MUSIC ACADEMY
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 Coaching (duos, trios, quartets)
Music Theory Instruction
College Audition and Recital Preparation
Lessons Available through Fall, Spring, Winter, and Summer Sessions
School Outreach Programs
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.
30 minute lesson: $40
45 minute lesson: $55
60 minute lesson: $75
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