Ensembles

 

One semester includes 10 one-hour classes, beginning one week later than the regular CMS session. Each class is offered only if there are four or more students in it. Tuition is due on the first day of class and is nonrefundable.

CMS High School Saxophone Ensemble

This ensemble is under the direction of Southeatern's  saxophone faculty, Dr. Kimberly Gedde. Admission to the ensemle is by audition. If interested, please e-mail Dr. Gedde at Kimberly.Gedde@selu.edu. Tuition for the class is $170 per semester payable to Southeastern Louisiana University. The ensemble will focus on studying and performing repertoire for four or more saxophones. 

 

CMS Choir

This group is designed for young singers, ages 6-12, to develop and improve singing skills while learning basic musicianship. There is no previous choral experience necessary, and there are several performances throughout the year.

 

Fiddling Group Class Ensemble

Students who wish to participate in this class should have already had four semesters of private violin lessons. Fiddling offers the opportunity to explore the folk music tradition of our country and of other countries. It is also an exhilarating change of pace in one's musical journey.

 

Beginning Violin Group Class

Ensemble

Location: Livingston Literacy Center

The class is open to students, 7 years of age and older including adults of any age. Students must have their own instrument. This class is designed to lay the foundations of violin playing, music reading and basic music theory, while developing ensemble skills, listening skills, and social interaction through playing with others.

 

Beginning High School/Adult Group Piano

 Location: Hammond Campus

Group Piano

These classes teach music reading, chords playing, improvisation, and technique development; everything one might need to know in order to play the music they like. The classes are suitable for complete beginner pianists who are currently in high school as well as adults of any age.

 

 

 

Northlake Community BandCommunity Band

Tuesday at 7:00 p.m.

Instructor: Dr. Jerry Voorhees

Room: A162

This is a great sounding ensemble, bringing tremendous enjoyment to its members and audience. The ensemble is suitable for any adult who has ever played a wind instrument regardless of their level of experience.