Learn the basic physics of music and how to make and shape electronic sounds using virtual synthesizers. Develop songwriting techniques and gain experience using a variety of music-making software including GarageBand, Chrome Music Lab, and Ableton Live Playground. This class is intended for students ages 12 and up who are interested in music, electronic instruments, and using computers to create and understand music.
When: 12 Saturdays in the fall and spring semesters. This class is 90 minutes long.
Tuition: $300 per semester. Need-based tuition assistance is available to families that qualify.
- Students must have a diagnosed disability.
- No previous musical experience is necessary.
- Students must be able to participate effectively in lessons or classes, and maintain an environment that is safe for themselves and others.
COVID-19 Policy for On-Campus Instruction
Proof of COVID-19 vaccination, OR evidence of a negative test (PCR within 72 hours of their lesson, antigen test within 24 hours of their lesson) is required of all on-campus students.
- If proof of vaccination: Students must show proof of vaccination at the door when they arrive at their first lesson or class.
- If evidence of a negative test: Students must show evidence of the negative test each week when they arrive at their lesson or class.
Masking is optional when in the buildings.
Watch a slide presentation about the class created by our instructors Eli Badra and Tomás Márquez: