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TOMLINSON FORT has been teaching music for 8 years. He grew up in a musical family and began studying when he was 5 years old, writing his first songs at 7. While he specializes in guitar, singing, and songwriting, he also plays drums, ukulele, harmonica, glockenspiel, and mandolin. A native of Chicago, he graduated from Oberlin College in Ohio in 2006. While there he studied music at the conservatory, taking classes in music theory, composition, recording, and guitar performance.

NEW! Playing with Sounds and Songs (ages 3-6 yrs)

Students will get to play with a myriad of instruments, experimenting with concepts like dynamics, melody, and being rowdy and ROCKING OUT. The focus of this class is to help introduce students to different kinds of music and sound as well as building the skill of playing together as a coordinated group. Instruments will include noisemakers and percussion instruments, xylophone/glockenspiel, guitar, and drums.

Ages: 3-6 yrs (boys & girls)
Day/Time: Tuesdays, 11:35 am – 12:25 pm
Dates:
Session I (7 weeks): 2/6 – 3/20
Session II (8 weeks): 4/3 – 5/15
Fee: $75 per session
Location: 206N
Instructor: Tomlinson Fort
Min/Max: 3/10

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NEW! Introduction to Guitar (multiple classes / grade levels)

Introduction to guitar will develop students’ fundamental skills and understanding of guitar. Tomlinson’s primary focus is to create a feeling of success and accomplishment and help nurture a love of making music. To that end- students will learn songs they are enthusiastic about as well as selections that help cultivate specific skills. This class is about learning to rebel in fun, safe, and productive ways. Min 3 / Max 10 GUITARS WILL BE PROVIDED BUT ALL STUDENTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO HAVE A GUITAR TO PRACTICE WITH AT HOME.

Class #1 – Grades K-2

Day/Time: Tuesdays, 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Dates:
12 weeks: 2/6 – 5/8 (no class 3/27)
(All sessions are 12 weeks, there is an extra class in case of emergency)
Performance on 5/12
Fee: $240
Location: 202W
Instructor: Tomlinson Fort

Register Here, in person, or by phone!

Class #2 – Grades 3-5

Day/Time: Tuesdays, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Dates:
12 weeks: 2/6 – 5/8 (no class 3/27)
(All sessions are 12 weeks, there is an extra class in case of emergency)
Performance on 5/12
Fee: $240
Location: 202W
Instructor: Tomlinson Fort

Register Here, in person, or by phone!