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​CMS also offers classes aimed at specific instrumental instruction and ensemble playing.



FREE classes, workshops, and ensembles open to all CMS participants in Private Study, Suzuki and Group classes​

Guitar Ensemble

An ensemble for all types of guitars (electric: must have small and easy to set up amp) that will guide participants through the essential skills of performing in a group in which guitarists are often lacking exposure.  Guitarists will learn to play as a group by playing various parts in arrangements ranging from rock, jazz, folk, blues, and classical. 

Structure: Twelve 45 minute group classes
Day/Time: Fridays, 5:05-5:50pm
Participants must have basic sight reading ability and have basic knowledge of scales and chords

Chamber Ensemble

This ensemble offers the opportunity for a variety of instrumentalists to work with other musicians. Music will be selected based upon enrollment. Registration deadline: Feb. 15, 2019 with class starting the following week.

Structure: Twelve 45 minute group classes, Feb. 23- May 25

Day/Time: Saturday, 1-1:45pm

Prerequisites: Participants must be comfortable with reading music

Tuition: $120

First State Middle School Trombone Choir

The First State Middle School Trombone Choir was founded in 2014 and meets weekly for 5 weeks each in the fall and spring. The ensemble performs an annual Halloween concert in costumes and appears regularly at Delaware Trombone Day. FSMSTC performs arrangements and original compositions written especially for the group. Membership is open to students in grades 6-8.

Day/Time: Mondays, 6:45-8pm

Dates: Jan. 28-March 2, 2019

Location: Amy du Pont Music Building, Loudis Recital Hall

Tuition: FREE - registration required

Registration: Selections - Semester: Spring 2019; Class Type: Ensemble

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  • Department of Music
  • Amy E. du Pont Music Building
  • University of Delaware
  • Newark, DE 19716, USA
  • Phone: 302-831-2578