Afterschool Strings @ ACA

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Registration Now OPEN!

Thanks to the efforts of our fearless Mr. Kirby, we have received APS approval to hold in-person, socially-distanced classes on the Atlanta Classical campus this fall! Returning students, join us for another year of fun and music making, and we welcome those 3rd, 4th and 5th graders interested in starting on their strings journey, too!

Note: For all on-campus classes, we will follow established COVID-19 prevention protocols, such as required masks, 6ft distance, temperature checks, and hand sanitizing. No instrument or stand sharing will be allowed, and all surfaces will be sanitized before and after each class. Class size limited to 12.

Classes begin the week of September 8-11, 2020

Where: Atlanta Classical Academy Campus
Who: 3rd through 6th-grade students who are interested in playing violin, viola, or cello
When: Beginning Strings – Wednesdays, 4 to 5 p.m.
Strings II – Tuesdays, 4 to 5 p.m.*
Strings III – Thursdays, 4 to 5 p.m.*

*Strings II & III classes require prior strings experience and have minimum requirements, please contact Ms. Wiggin for more information.

Information Session from Friday, August 28 at 2:30 p.m. for interested beginning students & parents; discussion of instrument selection and rental, class expectations and materials, and other topics as raised. Click link for recorded session.

Cost: $235 tuition/semester, plus instrument rental $125/semester (taxes included). Tuition includes all music, materials and method books as required.

Instrument Rental: Buckhead Strings is pleased to offer instruments for rent at the rate above, but students are also welcome to rent from other reputable violin shops (recommendations available). Our rental fee covers instrument, bow, rosin, shoulder rest (for violin/viola), cello strap (for cello) and insurance for repairs as needed; other supplies such as music stand are optional but strongly encouraged.

To register for class, please fill out the form below and make payment conveniently via PayPal.

Afterschool Strings Class – Fall 2020; Strings I, II or III

Play violin, viola, or cello in a fun and engaging musical environment with friends old and new. For beginning students, Ms. Wiggin will cover the basics of instrument care, proper instrument and bow hold, and basic note-reading (no prior music experience required). Strings II & III students will continue expanding individual and ensemble skills through class exercises and rehearsal. Cost is per student for the semester

$235.00

Instrument Rental with Buckhead Strings – Fall 2020

Buckhead Strings is pleased to offer instruments for rent, but students are also welcome to rent from other reputable violin shops (recommendations available). Rental fee covers instrument, bow, rosin, shoulder rest (for violin/viola), cello strap (for cello) and insurance for repairs as needed; other supplies such as music stand are optional but strongly encouraged. Cost is per student and will cover the entire semester

$125.00