MUSIC LESSONS

No matter your age or level, our talented team of instructors can guide you through your journey to creating beautiful music.

GROUP MUSIC CLASSES

students learn orchestra violin

April 7 – May 26, 2021
Wednesdays  5:30 - 6:15pm
45 minute sessions 

Violin: Kids Beginning Orchestra 

Ages 8 - 12  .  $240 – 8-week session (1x per week) 
Provide your own instrument. NO registration fee required.
This class is 15% off for any student currently enrolled in private music or voice  (must be in good standing).

This is an opportunity for young musicians to experience an orchestra style setting. Students will be introduced to basic violin and bow holds, rhythms, and fingerings, and how to play some simple tunes in a collaborative group setting. SKILL DEVELOPMENT INCLUDES: How to hold the instrument and bow; Proper technique; Care and maintenance; Intro to Basic Music Theory; Team Building; Age appropriate cognitive and motor skills.

piano keyboard

Coming Summer 2021

Group Piano

Ages 8 - 12  .  $200 – 8-week session (1x per week) 

This is a no pressure group environment, where students have the opportunity to work at their own pace while experiencing what is means to collaborate with others.

SPRING BREAK March 8 – 12, 2021
3 days:  9am – 11am with art option to 1:30pm 

Intro to Music- REGISTRATION IS CLOSED

Children Ages 5 – 12 . Choose one session: $180
Session I: Mon 8th, Tues 9th and  Wed 10th
Session II:  Thurs 11th, Fri 12th, and Sat 13th

3-day session (9am - 11pm) 
Non recurring. NO Registrion Fee required.
This class is 15% off for any student currently enrolled in private music or voice (must be in good standing). Current members, please contact Administrator for more info. 210-660-3838.

Intro to music and art is perfect for students who would like to sample the different instrument families and dabble in art while having fun. Each session will give a hands on overview of a different instrument family, their purpose and related tools: Guitar (Bass); Ukulele; Violin (viola,cello); Sax (Winds); Vocals/Choir, Piano/Keyboard.

Make it a full half day! Add on: Intro to Art  
11:30 to 1:30pm  $65
Art classes will focus on the music related theme of the day. 
There will be a 30 minute lunch break between the music session and art session. B.Y.O lunch.

ONE ON ONE MUSIC LESSONS

student playing keyboard

Morning Afternoon & Evenings available
Weekdays and Weekends 

Piano

Our gifted piano instructors, Dwayne and Christian, embrace each student with genuine care. Student success gives us great joy because we're all family here.
Ages 5 – Adult . 1 private lesson per week
$145 mth  (30 minute lessons) 
$186 mth (45 minute lessons) 
$240 mth (60 minute lessons)  
plus annual registration $47 (per household) 

student learning to play guitar

Morning Afternoon & Evenings  available
Weekdays and Weekends

Guitar, Bass, Ukulele

Whether it's electric or acoustic, Wayne is highly skilled, patient and fun. He has a lifetime of experience to share. 
Ages 8 – Adult  .  1 private lesson per week
$145 mth (30 minute lessons)
$186 mth (45 minute lessons)
$240 mth (60 minute lessons)
plus annual registration $47 (per household)

student learning to play saxophone

Afternoons & Evenings  available
Weekdays 

Saxophone and other
Single Reed instruments

As a Composer and Performance Artist Rene has helped absolute beginners and pros up their saxophone game.
Ages 10- Adult . 1 private lesson per week
$145 mth (30 minute lessons)
$186 mth (45 minute lessons)
$240 mth (60 minute lessons)
plus annual registration $47 (per household)
(your own instrument is required for trial)

student learning to play violin

Evenings available
Tuesdays, Weekdays and Thursdays

Violin, Cello, Viola,
Double Bass

Susana has been a public and private school educator for 13 years. Whether you are an absolute beginner or already in school orchestra and want to improve, Susana will take you to the next level and beyond. 
Ages 8 - Adult . 1 private lesson per week
$145 mth (30 minute lessons)
$186 mth (45 minute lessons)
$240 mth (60 minute lessons)  
plus annual registration $47 (per household)
(other than violin, your own instrument is required for trial)

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PENDING

Drumming Foundations

Ages 8 and up (sorry there is no trial class)
4 week Sessions
This class is intended as an introductory class for beginner students. It is designed to be motivational and to provide real progress for students. Drummers learn the basics of drumming, including: beats and fills; musical styles; special playing tips and techniques; music notation; basic song structure and more.

Session 1: Getting Started, Practicing & Grips
Session 2: Notation, Grips and Vocabulary
Session 3: Technique, Applying Freedom and Musical Styles
Final Sessions: Let’s practice together; Playing to Music; How to play in a Band or Jam Session

ABOUT

Founded in 2015, Family owned and operated by retired
San Antonio Fire Department EMS LT. Dwayne Toler, and his wife, visual artist Susan A. Toler. BlackBox Music & Arts is a creative space where performing and visual artists gather to learn, collaborate, celebrate and contemplate; are encouraged to reach their full potential; and are challenged to a higher standard.

CONTACT US

EMAIL: studio@blackboxmusicarts.com 
PHONE: 210. 660.3838
1401 Dezarae #6
San Antonio TX 78253

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