SAGINAW STRINGS Formerly Beginning Strings


 2019-2020 SESSIONS: AMAZING MUSIC MAKING ! Research shows that MUSIC EDUCATION is ESSENTIAL to a child's early learning experiences. We offer reasonably priced class lessons conveniently located within the Great Lakes Bay Region. Saginaw Strings is a Suzuki-inspired program with SSA Registered Teachers who teach children and youth, grade 2 through 12, to play VIOLIN, VIOLA, CELLO, and BASS. We offer various classes to meet your child's current abilities -- from those children who are just getting started, to those children and youth who can read and play music. Saturday classes are held at our home venue, First Presbyterian Church of Saginaw. >> 2019-2020 SESSIONS << Tuition per session is $140. Registration opens one month prior to Session beginning. Concert @ 11 a.m. held on last day of each session. 2019 FALL: September 21 to November 23 2020 WINTER: January 11 to March 7 2020 SPRING: March 14 to May 16 > Beginning Strings -- 8:45 am to 10:45 am For those students with little or no training. > Advanced Beginning Strings (multiple classes, grouped by ability) | 8:45 am to 10:45 am | & | 11:00 am to 1:00 pm | For beginners who are playing. Music reading skills are introduced while student continues technical development. Check with staff for the time of your child's class. > Intermediate Strings Ensemble -- 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm A strings-only ensemble for children and youth who read music and have developed the ability to play multiple-part music. > NewEnsemble Chamber -- 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm A strings-only chamber ensemble of 4 to 8 advanced youth who are preparing to audition for Saginaw Bay Youth Orchestra.


Saginaw Strings is a program of First Presbyterian Church of Saginaw, Michigan.