ONLINE CLASSES September -November 2020. All classes taught by CGOA Artistic Director and Conductor Mark Steighner. Access to Zoom (free) on computer or other device is required.
PAY WHAT YOU WANT! You may donate $20/$30/$40 for 6-8 classes. All class fees go directly to help maintain CGOA when we can't offer live performances.
A VERY BRIEF --But Entertaining! -- HISTORY OF MUSIC
This 8 week class will touch on the most important styles and composers from the Middle Ages through the present day.
MEETS: TUESDAY EVENINGS from 6-7 PM, Starting September 8 OR
WEDNESDAY EVENINGS from 7-8 PM, starting September 9
WHY SHOULD I LISTEN? AN APPRECIATION FOR MUSIC
This 8 week course will present and explain interesting music from all styles and genres and musical topics such as “What Does a Conductor Really Do?”
MEETS: MONDAY EVENINGS from 7-8 PM, Starting September 14.
BROADWAY MUSICALS YOU NEED TO KNOW (BUT PROBABLY DON’T)
This 6 week course explores several great but less known musicals from the 1950s to the present day.
MEETS: THURSDAY EVENINGS from 6:30-7:30 PM, Starting September 10
MUSIC COMPOSITION FOR BEGINNERS
This 8 week class will teach you some of the basics of writing music.
PREREQUISITES: The ability to read music in bass and treble clefs, some basic music theory is useful.
MEETS: SUNDAY AFTERNOONS from 1-2 PM, Starting September 13