Music Explorers is a 10-week series of weekly 45-minute groups that explores musical concepts through instrument play, dance, singing and creativity. It is ideal for children who may have "outgrown" the Music Together program but continue to demonstrate an interest in music.
Teens and Tweens is a structured 6-week series of weekly groups that run for one hour and fifteen minutes. Clients will collaborate as a group to compose a song, film a video for the song, create a CD cover and have a "CD release party" for friends and family at the end of the series. Clients will benefit from socializing with peers within the same age range, improve communication skills, increase self- and mutual –regulation, experience an outlet for self-expression, and have opportunities to build musical skills. Most importantly, clients will have fun with friends in a safe and supportive environment designed to highlight each individual's unique, creative strengths and abilities!
Girls Rock! meets weekly and uses Broadway musicals and popular music to encourage therapeutic development through the exploration of the stories and characters and music. Sessions will include a variety of singing, dancing, instrument play and songwriting. A project such a songbook, CD, or music video will be created for the clients to take home.
Guitar Rocks! Is for teens and young adults interested in learning to play their favorite music on the guitar. Using simplified chording, clients will sing and play along to their favorite groups each week to address both socialization and motor coordination.
Music experiences will center around drumming to address areas including social interaction, motor skills, coordination, and following directions. This group is designed specifically for teens and young adults with different learning styles and will encourage clients to engage in whatever way they can, working together to create a unique group experience.