EZRAGUITAR New York EST. 2008

We are back ONSITE at PS889 this Fall! Registration is now OPEN!! Space is limited. 

See our program menu below. Options for 1 or 2 days per week, WEDNESDAYS or THURSDAYS or BOTH, for the full year. Early session: 2:30-4:00pm. Late Session will be added 4:00-5:30pm once early session is full.

Classes Begin October 6th! – Enrollment is open to all PS 889 Students (including those also in NIA or Kids Orbit)!

Year-long classes give kids a rich and diverse arts education experience that is shared in end-of-the-year showcases for families and friends to attend!

Payment plans are available!

WEDNESDAY CLASSES

“Making a Musical!” & “Jump & Jam!”

WEDNESDAYS 2:30-3:15PM / FOLLOWED BY “JUMP & JAM” 3:15-4PM

In this class students will learn a selection of children’s stories from around the world and bring those stories to life! Using devised theatre techniques, movement and MUSIC all created by them, kids will end each session with a SHOW for their families to attend. (maximum 12 students per group). 

WEDNESDAYS 3:15-4PM /AFTER “MAKING A MUSICAL!”

This exciting percussion based class focuses on learning the fundamentals of music for our youngest students: learning note values, rhythm, dynamics, playing in an ensemble & more! We will use a variety of rhythmic and melodic instruments to create full and textured ensemble performances with the students based on musical structures from around the world!  

WEDNESDAY PROGRAM DETAILS

BRAND NEW THIS YEAR…”Making a Musical” with Stephanie Wells + “Jump & Jam” with Ethan Fox is BACK!

October 6-June 22nd (34 classes each ) $1,360 

Tuition: (At Registration you will be charged 20% of the class package that you select, the remaining balance will be collected based on the payment plan that you choose on the Registration form.)

THURSDAY CLASSES

“Kids Group Guitar” & “Clowning Around!”

THURDAYS 2:30-3:15PM / FOLLOWED BY “CLOWNING AROUND” 3:15-4PM

EzraGuitar is a guitar program designed to give kids the opportunity to study with some of the greatest classical guitarists in the country while using a method of learning designed especially for them. Our group classes are the core of the EzraGuitar method.

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THURDAYS 3:15-4PM /AFTER “KIDS GROUP GUITAR CLASS!”

In this class students will explore the music found within language and movement.  “Timing,” on stage is something that is mastered by understanding the unsung rhythm and melodies within the telling of a story.  We will use theatrical styles and methods such as Commedia dell’arte, Mime, Clowning, Improv, Shakespeare and more! Great theatre is achieved when all players work in concert with each other to create a phenomenal symphony of emotion and drama!

THURSDAY PROGRAM DETAILS

October 7-June 23RD (30 classes each ) $1,500 

Thursdays: EzraGuitar “Kids Group Guitar Class” with Claudio Paciocco or Colton Chapman + “Clowning Around!” with Tamara Sevunts

Tuition: (At Registration you will be charged 20% of the class package that you select, the remaining balance will be collected based on the payment plan that you choose on the Registration form.)

Meet Our 889 Guitar Faculty and Collaborative Arts Staff!

Colton Chapman

Colton Chapman is a musician who specializes in Classical and Electric Guitar (Guitar Composition, Songwriting, Rock, Post-rock, Death/Black Metal, and Music Production/Home Recording). Described by a close friend as, “a musical nerd who relishes in coloring outside the box”, he thoroughly enjoys teaching, composing and performing in a variety of styles. Originally from San Antonio, TX, he began Read More

Jonelle Robinson

Jonelle Robinson is an artist, youth theatre facilitator, and entrepreneur from New York City with a BFA in Acting from Ithaca College. She has been working with youth for nearly a decade via teaching, directing, choreographing, devising, costuming and set building. Recent theatre credits: Lordes (New Ohio Theater), Totally Wholesome Foods (Episcopal Actors Guild), The Space Between The Letters Read More

Claudio Paciocco

Claudio Paciocco is an Italian classical guitarist based in New York City. He began the study of classical guitar at very young age with Rosario Caida Greco and he continued his studies with Sandro Torlontano graduating with honors from the Conservatory Umberto Giordano in Foggia (Italy). Admitted at the prestigious International Guitar Academy of Koblenz (Germany) Read More

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