Music Lessons



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 Private Music Lessons

201617calendar2016-2017 Calendar:

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2017-2018 Calendar:

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New Student Registration Requirements

  • Either the first half of music payments or a nonrefundable three trial lesson deposit of $75 to reserve your lesson spot which applies to your three lessons.
  • Personal instrument for practice at home
  • Completed registration form New Student Enrollment

Fiddlehead Center for the Arts-Scarborough offers private music instruction taught by professional, experienced teachers.

Lessons are available for

  • piano
  • guitar
  • bass guitar
  • banjo
  • viola
  • mandolin
  • ukulele
  • fiddle
  • violin
  • voice lessons

Lessons are scheduled weekly during music sessions, typically lasting 8 to 10 weeks. We offer open registration for each music session. Rates will be prorated depending on lesson start date.

Before you begin, students will need instruments at home in order to continue practicing skills learned in lessons. Consider using Craigslist, or Facebook “Yard Sale” sites for occasional great deals on pianos and other music equipment. Please call or send us an email if you would like information about where to purchase a specific musical instruments. Our music instructors are also available to assist with questions.

 

MAKEUP POLICY: There will be a make up week immediately following each session in the event lessons are missed due to inclement weather causing the center to close or due to music instructor absence. No make up lessons are offered if a student misses their lesson for any reason.


Available Lesson Times (Updated 4/5/17) 

REGISTRATION: Call the office to register. (207) 883-5720.  

MONDAY

  • Monday 3:00 pm with Bryan for Piano, Viola or Violin lessons
  • Monday 3:00 pm with Natasha for Piano lessons
  • Monday 5:30 pm with Gail for Piano or Voice lessons
  • Monday 7:00 pm with Natasha for Piano lessons
  • Monday 7:00 pm with Bryan for Piano, Viola or Violin lessons

TUESDAY

  • Tuesday 2:45 pm with Tom for Guitar, Bass, Ukulele
  • Tuesday 3:00 pm with Gail for Piano or Voice lessons
  • Tuesday 3:30 pm with with Natasha for Piano lessons
  • Tuesday 4:30 pm with Maggie for Fiddle lessons
  • Tuesday 5:30 pm with Maggie for Fiddle lessons
  • Tuesday 6:30 pm with Gail for Piano or Voice lessons

WEDNESDAY

  • Wednesday 2:00 pm with Natasha for Piano lessons
  • Wednesday 3:00 pm with Dave for Guitar, Banjo, Ukulele, Mandolin, Piano, Voice or Bass
  • Wednesday 6:00 pm with Dave for Guitar, Banjo, Ukulele, Mandolin, Piano, Voice or Bass
  • Wednesday 7:00 pm with Natasha for Piano lessons

THURSDAY

  • Thursday 2:00 pm with Bryan for Piano, Viola or Violin lessons
  • Thursday 2:30 pm Natasha for Piano lessons
  • Thursday 6:00 pm with Bryan for Piano, Viola or Violin lessons
  • Thursday 7:00 pm Natasha for Piano lessons

2016-2017 School Year Music Schedule 

FALL SESSION: September 12th-November 22
MAKEUP DATES: November 28-Dec 2
No Lessons:

  • Oct 7 No School Day
  • Oct 11 Columbus Day
  • Nov 11 Veterans’ Day
  • Nov 23-27 Thanksgiving Break

WINTER RECITAL: Sunday, December 11th
(anticipated date)

WINTER SESSION: December 5th- February 10th
MAKEUP DATES: Feb 13-17

No Lessons:

  • December 22-January 2 Winter Break
  • Jan 16th Martin Luther King Day
  • Feb 20-24 February Break

SPRING SESSION: Feb 27- June 2nd
MAKEUP DATES: June 5th-9th
No Lessons:

  • April 14th-21st April Break
  • May 26th No School Day
  • May 29th Memorial Day

SPRING RECITAL: Sunday, June 4th
(anticipated date)

INSTRUMENT  INSTRUCTORS
Piano and Voice 
  • Natasha Skala teaches  Piano Monday-Thursday from 2:30-6:30pm
  • Gail Underwood Parker teaches Piano and Voice, Mondays and Tuesday  3:30-6:30pm
  • Bryan Brash teaches Piano, Viola and Violin on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 2:30-6:30pm
  • Dave Taylor teaches Guitar, Banjo, Ukulele, Mandolin, Piano, Voice and Bass
Guitar, Ukulele, Banjo, Madolin and Bass
  •  Tom Dee teaches Guitar, Ukulele and Bass on Tuesday 2:30-6:30pm
  • Dave Taylor teaches Guitar, Banjo, Ukulele, Mandolin, Piano, Voice and Bass
Violin/Viola
  • Bryan Brash teaches Piano, Viola and Violin Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 2:30-6:30pm
Fiddle
  •  Maggie Robinson teaches Fiddle on Tuesdays from 2:30-6:30pm
Voice Lessons
  • Gail Underwood Parker teaches Piano and Voice, Tuesday and Wednesday 3:30-6:30pm
Drum Lessons
  • PLEASE EMAIL OR CALL THE OFFICE FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT DRUM LESSONS