Music Programs

Music lessons are available for all ages and all ability levels.  From the beginner to those with significant training, our talented faculty will be able to help you.

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Music Lessons

Music Lessons

Private music lessons for all ages are offered on following instruments:

Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass (acoustic and electric), Guitar (acoustic and electric, classical, jazz and pop/rock styles), Piano, Drums, and Voice. We also offer lessons for songwriting, theory, and composition.

Contact us for more info and to set up a trial lesson for yourself or your child!

Music lessons are offered in 15, 30, 45 & 60 minute lengths depending on age and are scheduled after consultation with Center faculty.

Faculty days are subject to change do to limited in-person space, and the addition of virtual lessons.

New Music Students Start Here  Register - Music Lessons Summer 2022

Classes

  • Bass

    Section Offered
    Bass (String) - Matt Wiles Tuesday
    Ages 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Bass (Electric) - Matt Wiles Tuesday
    Ages 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
  • Cello - Traditional

    Section Offered
    Traditional Cello - Michael Ronstadt, MM Monday, Wednesday
    Ages 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Traditional Cello - Claire Timmerman Thursday, Saturday
    Ages 3, 4, 4.5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
  • Drums / Percussion

    Section Offered
    Drums / Percussion - Tom Buckley Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
    Ages 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
  • Guitar

    Section Offered
    Guitar (Classical) - Donald Broerman Monday, Tuesday
    Ages 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Guitar - Spencer Elliott, MM Tuesday
    Ages 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Guitar - Michael Ronstadt, MM Monday, Wednesday
    Ages 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
  • Piano - Suzuki.

    Section Offered
    Suzuki Piano - Valerie Bobosh, MS Tuesday, Thursday
    Ages 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Suzuki Piano - Richard Seil, MM Monday, Wednesday, Friday
    Ages 3, 4, 4.5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Suzuki Piano - Dr. JaeEun Lee, DMA Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
    Ages 3, 4, 4.5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Suzuki Piano - Cheryl Raine, MM Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
    Ages 4, 4.5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
  • Piano - Traditional

    Section Offered
    Piano - Inna Terekhov, MM Tuesday
    Ages 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Piano - Cheryl Raine, MM Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
    Ages 4, 4.5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Piano - Mary Rekers Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday
    Ages 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
    Grades 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Piano - Serenity Fisher Thursday, Saturday
    Ages 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Piano - Darlene Suggs Tuesday, Saturday
    Ages 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
  • Songwriting

    Section Offered
    Songwriting - Serenity Fisher Saturday
    Ages 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
  • Ukulele

    Section Offered
    Ukulele -Remote only - Spencer Elliott, MM Tuesday
    Ages 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Ukulele - Michael Ronstadt, MM Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
    Ages 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Ukulele - Lauren Schloemer Wilson Monday
    Ages 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
  • Viola - Traditional

    Section Offered
    Viola - Traditional - Elaine Wisniewski, MM Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
    Ages 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
  • Violin - Traditional

    Section Offered
    Traditional Violin - Yuko Tsujimoto, MM Monday, Wednesday, Thursday
    Ages 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Traditional Violin - Gayna Bassin, MM Thursday
    Ages 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
  • Voice

    Section Offered
    Voice - Virtual Only - Dr. Jill Phillips, DMA Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
    Ages 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Voice - Darlene Suggs Saturday
    Ages 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Voice - Victoria Ellington, MM Monday, Tuesday, Saturday
    Ages 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
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Suzuki

Suzuki Strings

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Cincinnati Suzuki School at the Wyoming Fine Arts Center is the oldest and largest Suzuki program in Cincinnati. In partnership with University of Cincinnati-College Conservatory of Music’s (UC-CCM) Preparatory Department, our program offers the Tri-state’s most comprehensive and robust Suzuki educational program, with an active Parent Organization who support the mission of the program through various activities.

Our students come from all over the region (including Indiana and Kentucky), and we offer weekly group classes and orchestras at all playing levels: from Pre-Twinklers to Beyond Books.

Your child will be placed in a Suzuki section after consultation with Center faculty.

 

About Suzuki Education

About Our Program

Getting Started in Suzuki

New Music Students Start Here  Register - Suzuki Strings Summer 2022

Classes

  • Suzuki Cello

    Section Offered
    Suzuki Cello - Jennifer Higgins Wagner Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday
    Ages 3, 4, 4.5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Suzuki Cello - Claire Timmerman Thursday, Saturday
    Ages 3, 4, 4.5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
  • Suzuki Group Class

  • Suzuki Viola

    Section Offered
    Suzuki Viola - Elaine Wisniewski, MM Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
    Ages 3, 4, 4.5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Suzuki Viola - Rose Gowda, MM Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
    Ages 3, 4, 4.5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
  • Suzuki Violin

    Section Offered
    Suzuki Violin - Rose Gowda, MM Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
    Ages 3, 4, 4.5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Suzuki Violin - Dr. JaeEun Lee, DMA Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
    Ages 3, 4, 4.5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Suzuki Violin - Elaine Wisniewski, MM Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
    Ages 4, 4.5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    Suzuki Violin - Claire Timmerman Thursday, Saturday
    Ages 3, 4, 4.5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, Adult, Seniors
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
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Summer Choir Workshop

Music Camps 2022

Whether your child is a beginner or has been playing for years, our music camps will build skills to inspire them to achieve even more!

New Music Students Start Here  Register - Music Camps 2022 Summer

Classes

  • Aug 1-5: Audition Bootcamp for Strings

    Are you looking for a practice buddy for your orchestra audition? This camp is for you! It’s for young musicians who want to practice scales, solo pieces, excerpts, and sight-reading together. 5 days of advanced-level audition preparation for CJS, CSYO, or school orchestra includes a mock audition with professional musicians! 

    $225

    Section Offered
    Audition Bootcamp for Strings - Dr. JaeEun Lee, DMA August 1-5: Monday-Friday 1:00pm-4:00pm
    Ages 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
    Grades 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
  • Aug 1-5: Beginner Piano Camp

    Learn some beginning songs on the piano, build a cool drum for playing amazing rhythms long after the camp ends, and design a camp t-shirt and a visor to bring home the musical theme!  There will be a short performance on Friday, at 3:45 pm to end the camp. Parents, grandparents, and friends are encouraged to come and hear us drum and play piano for you!

    $225

    Section Offered
    Beginner Piano Camp - Mary Rekers August 1-5: Monday-Friday 1:00pm-4:00pm
    Ages 5, 6, 7, 8
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
  • Aug 1-5: Choir Workshop

    All levels are welcome for this Choir Workshop. No audition necessary. We will sing choir music, learn some music theory and music history during the week! Invite your family and friends for a short concert at the end of the week.

    $225

    Section Offered
    Choir Workshop - Victoria Ellington, MM August 1-5: Monday-Friday 9:00am-12:00pm
    Ages 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
    Grades 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
  • Aug 1-5: Guitar Star 2

    Camper does NOT have to attend Guitar Star 1 in order to register for Guitar Star 2. 

    Students will learn basic chords, strumming patterns, taking care of the guitar, and a little of the history of the instrument. Students will perform beginning level songs to wow parents in a virtual concert on the last day of camp. Guitars will be provided if needed.

    $175

    Section Offered
    Guitar Star 2 - Donald Broerman August 1-5: Monday-Friday 9:00am-12:00pm
    Ages 6, 7, 8, 9
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
  • July 25-29: Chamber Workshop

    During this fun and challenging week, students will work together in small chamber groups. Throughout the week we will have daily coaching, rehearsal time, and master classes with guest artists. Students conclude the week with a final concert on Friday.

    Please note that an audition is required for placement purposes only.

    $225

    Section Offered
    Chamber Workshop - Rose Gowda, MM July 25-29: Monday-Friday 9:00am-12:00pm
    Ages 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
    Grades 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
  • July 25-29: Mini Musical 2

    "Caterpillar Choo Choo"

    Ms. Mary and Ms. Rose are at it again with an original show filled with instrumentals, poems and dances. It is a community effort!

    The play will be enjoyed on the last day of camp. Further details about the performance will be giving during the week of the camp.  

    Check out a video of one of our previous mini-musicals: https://www.facebook.com/WyomingFineArtsCenter/videos/436175803646141

    $195

    Section Offered
    Caterpillar Choo Choo - Mary Rekers July 25-29: Monday-Friday 1:00pm-4:00pm
    Ages 5, 6, 7, 8
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
  • June 13-17: Nature's Trail Preschool Music Camp

    This preschool music camp provides material to amplify the nature encounter activities. When music and nature are brought together, young children have the opportunity to grow and develop into whole persons in an interactive environment.

    $150

    Section Offered
    Nature's Trail Preschool Music Camp - Mary Rekers June 13-17: Monday-Friday 9:00am-11:00am
    Ages 3, 4, 4.5, 5
    Grades
  • June 13-17: Rock Band Music Camp

    Students explore the workings of a rock band with different instruments, vocals, and songwriting.  An action-packed week for the budding rocker. We provide instruments, but you can bring your own. Led by Center faculty in a safe, friendly atmosphere. A virtual concert will be performed at the end of the week. 6 months of instrumental experience is preferred.

    $225

    Section Offered
    Rock Band Music Camp - Donald Broerman June 13-17: Monday-Friday 9:00am-12:00pm
    Ages 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Grades 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
  • June 20-24: String Fling

    Join conductors and coaches from our elite Suzuki program for a week of orchestral fun! Students will learn about other cultures in a fun musical environment while improving their sight-reading and playing skills. Each day will include rehearsals, coachings, music games and related visual art projects.
    Designed for late beginning and early intermediate string players.

    $225

    Section Offered
    String Fling - Elaine Wisniewski, MM June 20-24: Monday-Friday 9:00am-12:00pm
    Ages 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
    Grades 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
  • June 27-July 1: Viola for Violinists

    Recommended for Book 2 and up.

    Ever wanted to learn viola? Here you go! A camp designed for violinists that want to learn that special alto clef.

    $225

    Section Offered
    Viola for Violinists - Elaine Wisniewski, MM June 27-July 1: Monday-Friday 1:00pm-4:00pm
    Ages 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
    Grades 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
  • June 6-10: Corryville Suzuki Project

    19th Annual Cincinnati City-Wide Suzuki Camp

    Presented by Corryville Suzuki Project

    Improve Your Technique, Make Friends,

    APPALACHIAN FIDDLE!

    Hosted by the Wyoming Fine Arts Center-Cincinnati Suzuki School

    PROGRAMS OFFERED

    • TEEN STRINGS Summer Performance Program For advanced Suzuki and Traditional Players, ages 12-18, of violin, viola, cell, and bass! Includes the Orchestral Audition Preparation Class! 9:00 am-1:00 pm
    • Suzuki Kids Ages 4-12 of all Suzuki Book Levels for violin, viola, and cello! 9:00 am-12:00 pm
    • Pre-Twinkle Program For beginning violin, viola, and cello students age 4-7 and an accompanying parent. A great boost for starting the Suzuki Method! 9-12:00pm
    Section Offered
    APPALACHIAN FIDDLE! - June 6-10: Monday-Friday 9:00am-1:00pm
    Ages 4, 4.5, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
  • June 6-10: Guitar Star 1

    Students will learn basic chords, strumming patterns, taking care of the guitar, and a little of the history of the instrument. Students will perform beginning level songs to wow parents in a virtual concert on the last day of camp. Guitars will be provided if needed.

    $175

    Section Offered
    Guitar Star 1 - Donald Broerman June 6-10: Monday-Friday 9:00am-12:00pm
    Ages 6, 7, 8, 9
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th
  • June 6-10: Mini Musical 1

    "Cats in Space"

    Ms. Mary and Ms. Rose are at it again with this cat-tastic original show filled with instruments, poems and dances. It is a community effort!

    The play will be enjoyed on the last day of camp. Further details about the performance will be giving during the week of the camp.  

    Check out a video of one of our previous mini-musicals: https://www.facebook.com/WyomingFineArtsCenter/videos/436175803646141

    $195

    Section Offered
    Cats in Space - Mary Rekers June 6-10: Monday-Friday 1:00pm-4:00pm
    Ages 5, 6, 7, 8
    Grades K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
  • May 23-27: Buggin Out

    A preschool music and art buggy experience!

    $150

    *Preschoolers must have finished 1 year of school and must be potty trained*

    Section Offered
    Buggin Out - May 23-27: Monday-Friday 9:00am-11:00am
    Ages 3, 4, 4.5, 5
    Grades
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Music Kids

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Our unique program allows parent and child participation in a fun, energetic environment while instilling a love and understanding of music in their child that also teaches life lessons including how to listen, get along with others, and perform well in school. The Center follows the Musikgarten Curriculum for all Music Kids' programs.

Music Kids Classes

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