Registration for Spring 2022 is open until January 21.
New student orientation - Saturday, January 15 at 9 am. (You may register in person at this event.)
This spring Scrollworks is offering group instruction and ensembles for orchestral instruments (winds, strings and percussion), piano and guitar to children ages 6 to 18, including students with disabilities.
All classes, lessons and ensembles will be in-person at St. Paul UMC on either Monday evenings (between 4 pm and 8 pm) or on Saturdays (between 9 am and 3 pm). Please contact us about online lessons.
All of our staff is fully vaccinated.
Inside the building, masks are required for all individuals.
Scrollworks will provide specially designed split masks for wind players.
Physical distancing will be observed per CDC guidelines for schools
These provisions will be adjusted as the pandemic evolves locally.
NEW for Spring 2022:
A group class for Beginning Cello and String Bass will be offered in-person on Monday nights at 5 pm. Your child's participation will depend on the instrument sizes available to loan. (We have mostly smaller cellos on hand and one of each bass size.)
Monday Jazz Ensemble at 6 pm for all instruments. No audition required.
Requirements to participate:
- Age: 13+, 11-12 y/o with permission of instrument teacher.
- Experience: Played instrument for at least 1 year.
Limit: 8 students
Instrument Explorer for age 6 : The focus this semester will be on string instruments, classical and traditional from around the world. Saturdays at 9 am.
Beginning Piano lessons will be offered with very limited availability.
Our spring program consists of 12 classes/lessons, a mid-semester jury day, a final performance weekend with an all-day recital camp followed by a formal Solo Recital and a formal Concert for the group classes and ensembles.
Group classes, ensembles and orchestra are 60 minutes.
Private lessons, music theory and recorder ensemble are 30 minutes.
We serve a free lunch at noon on most teaching Saturdays for our families, staff and church members.
The semester calendar is on the home page.
Click here for a printable version. (Thanks to Dane Lawley!)
Please do not register if you know your child will miss more than 2 lesson days.
Orientation for new families will be Saturday, January 15 at 9 am. This will include string instrument sizing, a music theory assessment test and a basic introduction to our program.
Participation in the solo recital and/or the ensemble concert is required. Please put this on your calendar and plan to attend. (Out-of-town online students may submit a video.)
Recital Camp is required to participate in the ensemble concert. Please put this on your calendar and plan to attend.
Fees for 12 lessons/classes + jury + concert:
$85 per instrument for group classes and for out-of-town students
$85 to participate in Orchestra with free (online or in-person) private lessons on orchestra instrument
$25 for music theory
Ensembles are free: Monday Jazz Ensemble, Choir, Recorder
$120 for Piano lessons
$120 for private lessons for advanced students choosing not to participate in Orchestra (for cello, violin, drumset, etc.)