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Music Courses

SUNY Schenectady County Community College offers non-credit music learning opportunities for the enrichment of the community. Students wishing to pursue professional music studies should contact the SUNY SCCC School of Music. SUNY SCCC is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music.

 

PIANO LESSONS FOR ADULTS
CRN# 60267  
CFP 600-51   
June 12 – July 28
By Appointment

Fee: $110

This course, designed especially for the beginner, will include fundamental instruction in note reading, rhythm recognition, proper hand position, and chords. Instruction will consist of five, half-hour individual lessons. Students of all skill levels are welcome. Click here to register.

GUITAR LESSONS FOR ADULTS
CRN#60268
CFP 604-51
June 12 – July 28
By Appointment

Fee: $138

This course will include fundamental instruction in reading notes, strumming chords to songs, and technical development. Instruction will consist of five, half-hour individual lessons. Students of all skill levels are welcome. Students must bring their own guitars. This course is taught by Paul Quigley, Adjunct in the School of Music. Click here to register.

VOICE LESSONS FOR ADULTS    
CRN# 60283  
CFP 606-51
June 12 – July 28
By Appointment

Fee: $215

Students will learn proper singing technique and vocal independence through solo work. Instruction will consist of five, half-hour individual lessons. This course is taught by Peter Waite, an alumnus of the SUNY SCCC School of Music. Mr. Waite is currently the Choral Director at Mekeel Christian Academy and Piano, Voice and Composition Instructor at the Performance School for the Arts. He has an active private lesson studio instructing on composition, music theory and vocal/piano instruction to students of all ages. Click here to register.

MANDOLIN LESSONS    
CRN# 60389   
CFP 612-51
June 26 – July 28 
By Appointment

Fee: $175
Begin, learn, polish technique and improve your musical thinking this summer. Individually tailored lessons will fit your rate of progress and schedule. Instruction consists of three, one-hour lessons in mandolin. Students must bring their own instruments. This course is taught by Ron Gordon who has been performing with and teaching fretted instruments for the past 50 years. He has been part of many regional, traditional music festivals and events including the Old Songs Festival, the Dance Flurry, Ukulele Expos, Victorian Strolls, and Caffé Lena performances. Mr. Gordon founded the Electric City Ukulele Club. Click here to register.

UKULELE LESSIONS
CRN# 60387  
CFP 601-51 
June 26 – July 28 
By Appointment

Fee: $175

Begin, learn, polish technique and improve your musical thinking this summer. Individually tailored lessons will fit your rate of progress and schedule. Instruction consists of three, one-hour lessons in the ukulele. Students must bring their own instruments. This course is taught by Ron Gordon who has been performing with and teaching fretted instruments for the past 50 years. He has been part of many regional, traditional music festivals and events including the Old Songs Festival, the Dance Flurry, Ukulele Expos, Victorian Strolls, and Caffé Lena performances. Mr. Gordon founded the Electric City Ukulele Club. Click here to register.

BANJO LESSIONS
CRN# 60390
CFP 613-51
June 26 – July 28
By Appointment

Fee: $175

Begin, learn, polish technique and improve your musical thinking this summer. Individually tailored lessons will fit your rate of progress and schedule. Instruction consists of three, one-hour lessons in the banjo. Students must bring their own instruments. This course is taught by Ron Gordon who has been performing with and teaching fretted instruments for the past 50 years. He has been part of many regional, traditional music festivals and events including the Old Songs Festival, the Dance Flurry, Ukulele Expos, Victorian Strolls, and Caffé Lena performances. Mr. Gordon founded the Electric City Ukulele Club. Click here to register.