Springfield, Ohio - The Center for Musical Development (CMD) at Wittenberg University begins its winter session the week of Jan. 7. All classes meet in Krieg Hall on campus.
"Beginning Piano for Kids," offers an opportunity for lessons in a small group setting for grades one to three. Students will learn to read music and musical notation, find keyboard landmarks and play rhythms. Classes will meet for eight weeks from 5:15 - 6 p.m. on Thursdays.
"Beginning Piano for Adults" will meet from 6:30 - 7:15 p.m. on Mondays. High school students and adults will learn keyboard landmarks, musical terminology and music reading and notation in a small group setting.
Voice class for high school students and adults will be offered from 5:30 - 6:15 p.m. on Tuesdays. The class is limited to six students for personal attention.
In addition, the winter term offers "Discovering Music" for children ages 3-5, a class designed to explore the world of music. Parents are invited to participate in class sessions from 5:30 - 6:15 on Tuesdays.
A group "Music Appreciation" class is available for children in grades one to six as a supplement to private music lessons. In this group setting children can explore theory and the lives of musicians as well as share their music with each other. Classes meet from 7 - 7:45 p.m. on Thursdays.
Private lessons will also be available in piano, organ, guitar, violin, woodwinds, brass and percussion for all ages and musical backgrounds.
For more information and advance registration call CMD at (937) 327-7050.