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Lunch Hour Music Talk: The Art of Sampling

at The Foxgrove - Flatiron, New York

Lunch hour music talks for the curious, with or without any musical background. Bring your lunch, escape from work and learn something new. Topics range from the art of sampling; what is a remix; controllers, turntables and robots; music and wellness... This class will explore the roots of sampling which dates back to the mid 1900’s, and how it...

Friday Sep 30th, 12:30pm

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One-Day Basic Music Theory Intensive

at Alphabet City Music Workshops - East Village, New York

This all-day class covers basic music theory from scratch. It’s perfect for total beginners as well as those who want to fill in gaps their knowledge. Learn to read, write and use music notation, keys and basic harmony. Students who take this class find that music theory is not the confusing, scary, creativity killer they always thought...

Sunday Oct 2nd, 11am


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Sound Theory for Sound Therapy

at New York Open Center - Flatiron, New York

In this weekend course, you will learn about basic theory of Western music for non-musicians, sound theory, the importance of the harmonic overtone series along with many harmonic spectrum analyses, microtonality, the concept of ethos (the describing character or personality in sound and music), cymatics (the visible manifestation of sound), overtone...


2 sessions

Saturday Oct 15th, 9:30am


Fundamentals of Music Theory and Sight Singing

at Hemiola Music NY LLC - Midtown, New York

This class is for musicians who want to learn the basics of music notation, key signatures, intervals, sight singing and simple melodic dictation.


10 sessions

Tuesday Oct 4th, 11am

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Music Theory and Sight Singing Level One

at Hemiola Music NY LLC - Midtown, New York

This class is more advanced than the fundamentals class. We will cover more difficult sight singing exercises plus melodic and harmonic dictation.


10 sessions

Tuesday Oct 4th, 12pm

Bass II: Bass Guitar for Near Beginners

at New York City Guitar School - Chelsea, New York

Expand your knowledge of the bass guitar and build on the fundamental concepts introduced in the Bass Guitar for Absolute Beginners class. Learn the habits of a superior bass player and master the basic techniques and understanding to prepare for further study in the bass. This class will cover topics including basic music theory and its application...


10 sessions

Tuesday Oct 18th, 5:30pm


Piano for Beginners

at Medgar Evers College - Crown Heights, New York

In this course, you will be exposed to piano keyboard, theory, sight-reading, techniques of rhythm, correct fingering and posture. Through individual and group exercises, you will learn to play will learn to play short pieces using both hands, read treble and bass clef, and play with rhythmic accuracy. Open to adults and teens. Required: You must supply...


8 sessions

Saturday Oct 22nd, 9:30am


Group Piano

at Keylab - Carroll Gardens, New York

Students will learn piano technique, music theory, and listening skills, as well as how to perform in a group.  Keylab's group piano classes combine traditional music instruction with games, audiovisual presentations,  recording and music technology, and plenty of group performance experience. Each week students will learn musical concepts...


4 sessions

Tuesday Oct 4th, 7pm

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Intro to Music Production (MP 101)

at Scratch DJ Academy NYC - East Village, New York

If you are just getting started, MP 101 helps those who are new to music production understand the technical and creative process in making a beat and manipulating sounds in Ableton Suite 8. By the end of the course, each student will have produced at least one original track. You will learn: Fundamentals of Ableton Suite software Basic music...


6 sessions

Monday Nov 7th, 4pm

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Intro to DJing (DJ 101)

at Scratch DJ Academy NYC - East Village, New York

DJ 101 is the perfect starting point for anyone looking to learn to DJ. Whether you want to spin at a club, be the next festival superstar, or just pick up a new hobby, our hands-on instruction will teach you the fundamentals of mixing, blending, and scratching. No matter your music tastes or commitment level, DJ 101 will give you the skills you...


6 sessions

Monday Nov 7th, 6pm

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Keyboard For Children

at Bloomingdale School of Music - Upper West Side, New York

Children will explore many of the basic elements of music and the keyboard in this course: developing rhythm through clapping and counting, reading treble and bass clefs, and learning simple songs through the Faber Piano Adventures Lesson and Theory Books.


17 sessions

Monday Feb 6th, 5pm

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Music Theory: Out (of place)

at Abrons Arts Center - Lower East Side, New York

Step outside of your musical comfort zone. Discuss the evolution of sound and genre bending by listening to live performance and recorded tracks.  Participants will have the opportunity to create improvisational works independently and collaboratively. Each guest artist has a background in classical and jazz performance but includes experimental...


4 sessions

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Music Theory for Irish Instruments

at Irish Arts Center - Hell's Kitchen, New York

Learn the basics of music theory as it pertains to Irish music - relevant for musicians and singers of all kind. This four-hour class, which takes place over four weeks, will introduce players of any instrument (including bodhranists and vocalists) to the basics of music theory as it pertains to Irish music. No experience needed. Dancers are also...

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Beginning Music Theory for Irish Instrumentalists

at Irish Arts Center - Hell's Kitchen, New York

In the process students will painlessly acquire a solid holistic understanding of concepts from more intermediate/advanced general music theory, as well as social and historical context that engages questions of tradition, innovation, and personal expression in Irish music from rare field recordings to modern commercial releases. In this special...


8 sessions

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A Jazz Listening Party

at Brooklyn Brainery - Prospect Heights, New York

For decades, jazz fans and scholars struggled with the paucity of adequately recorded material from the brief time that John Coltrane spent in the Thelonious Monk quartet. In 2005, however, the Library Of Congress accidentally happened upon a long-thought-lost reel of Monk and Trane performing live at Carnegie Hall in 1957. Originally taped for the...

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