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Once you have expressed interest and signed up, Reinette will contact you for a quick interview to explain her piano program, answer any questions as well as to confirm schedule, expectations and policies. She looks forward to hearing from you!

Piano

Summer Package

(10 lessons … $300)
** books included
Summer is a great time to take advantage of continuing the routine of practicing your musical instrument. Progressive Academy has opened up a studio space for Reinette Eksteen to use to continue to teach piano over the summer months from June until August 2016. The lessons will be 30 minutes long and happen once a week.

In-school Package Kindergarten-High School

(50 lessons … $975)
** books included
As a recent article from the Globe and Mail says: Music is an essential part of a child’s cognitive development. Reinette Eksteen has been teaching piano at Progressive Academy for 3 years and has continued to gain momentum in her program over that period. For the 2016-2017 school year, Reinette’s lessons will be 20 minutes long and happen twice a week. There will be a variety of private as well as small group lessons to enhance the skills of playing music as well as performing music and learning along side others. There will also be a recital for the students to showcase their talents at the end of the year.

In-School Package JK

(25 lessons … $500)
** books included
Teaching 3 and 4 yr olds music is a much discussed topic among music teachers. Reinette has decided that building the foundations of music is important no matter what age and that has been her focus throughout the years she has been teaching the junior kindergartens. The program that Reinette is currently using is called: Wunderkeys, and it has a wonderful cross-curriculum approach in using sound recognition, patterning skills, and prediction skills that are found in building math knowledge. The junior kindergarteners will have a 20 minute private lesson once a week and a small group lesson once a month.

After-School/Evening RCM lessons

(30 lessons for … $850)
** non-RCM books included
** fee for RCM books
The after-school/evening lessons are 30 minutes long and once a week for students and adults who and are interested in the Royal Conservatory of Music (RCM) exam program. This program is for students who want to have the opportunity to develop their skills in performance and who are more committed to going farther in musical studies.

Drums

(30 lessons for … $850)
** books included

The after­ school/evening lessons are 30 minutes long and once a week for students and adults who and are interested in learning how to play the drums. Drums set the pace and the tempo for music. There is a reason that you will find drums in almost every genre of music, ranging from African tribal songs to pop hits. Developed coordination, enhanced creative and social skills, and increasing your understanding of music are a reasons as to why one would want to learn how to play the drums. The drum lessons offered will be focused on the typical rock kit, however other styles are available depending on the interest of the student.

Guitar

(30 lessons for … $850)
** books included

The after­ school/evening lessons are 30 minutes long and once a week for students and adults who and are interested in learning how to play guitar. This program is for students who want to learn the skills involved in being able to pick up an age­old instrument developed from 4000 years ago and perfected during the 16th century. Guitars have many different voices to choose from: acoustic, electric, classical, and more.

 

Vocals

(30 lessons for … $850)
** books included

The in ­school lessons are 30 minutes long and once a week for students who and are interested in learning how to develop their vocal chords and singing voice. There are physical, mental and emotional benefits in learning how to sing, and don’t be fooled, anyone can learn, even if you believe yourself to be tone ­deaf.

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