The Music Center also offers gymnastics classes and dance classes. Dance classes are for ages 3 and up and will be held on Saturday mornings. Gymnastics classes start at age 4 and will be held on Thursday evenings.
Students can sign up for composition and recording sessions. Dr. Turley from the College of St. Benedict/St. John’s is available every other Monday for piano lessons.
The St. Francis Preparatory Orchestra, St. Francis Concert Orchestra and St. Francis Chamber Orchestra will begin rehearsals on September 12. All area string players are invited to be a part of the orchestras. Call the Music Center for more information.
The St. Francis Community Chorale will meet on Thursday evenings beginning September 21. This group is open to all teens and adults who love to sing; no auditions are necessary. Rehearsals for Kids Sing! will begin in October. This singing group is free and open to all children ages 5-12.
The Music Center has new classes for adults. Bucket List Piano is a group piano lesson to give you a fast track start to playing piano. In six weeks, the class should be able to learn 4-5 songs and be ready to move on to more! This class will be offered on Wednesdays at 1 p.m. Garage Band Revisited is geared for grown-ups who have been, or want to be, in a garage band. Connect with new band mates and jam together. All sound equipment is provided—just bring your instrument or drum sticks. Garage Band will meet every Thursday evening at 7 p.m.
Lots of excitement is going on at St. Francis Music Center this year! For more information, call the Center at (320)632-0637. To register for lessons and classes, visit the web site at: www.sfmusiccenter.org and click on REGISTER NOW!
St. Francis Music Center is a community school for the arts located on the campus of the Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls. The music school is open to all and offers a wide variety of lessons and programs. Financial aid is available.