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| Date: || Every Sunday starting on September 11, 2011.|
4800 Patrick Henry Dr, Santa Clara, CA 95054 (back of building) [ Map ]
| Time:|| Instruments|| Beginning|| Intermediate|| Pre-Orchestra|
| || Erhu|| 10:30-11:20am|| 9:30-10:20am|| 11:30-12:20am|
| || Cello|| 10:30-11:20am|| 9:30-10:20am|| 11:30-12:20am|
| || Dizi|| 10:30-11:20am|| 9:30-10:20am|| 11:30-12:20am|
| || Pipa|| 10:30-11:20am|| 9:30-10:20am|| 11:30-12:20am|
| || Liuqin|| 10:30-11:20am|| 9:30-10:20am|| 11:30-12:20am|
| || Guzheng|| 10:30-11:20am|| 9:30-10:20am|| 11:30-12:20am|
| || Yangqin|| 10:30-11:20am|| 11:30-12:20am|| 11:30-12:20am|
| || Percussion|| 10:30-11:20am|| 10:30-11:20am|| -|
| || Sheng|| 1:30-2:20am|| 1:30-2:20am|| -|
| || Suona|| 9:30-10:20am|| -|| 1:30-2:20am|
| || Saxaphone|| 11:30-12:20am|| -|| 1:30-2:20am|
| Introduction to Music Theory & Children's Choir 11:30-12:20am|
| Junior Orchestra Ensemble 10:30-11:20am|
CYCS instrument classes are provided for students who would like to participate in the Chinese symphony orchestra but have not attained the required skill levels on the instruments. They can participate in the instrument classes regardless if they have prior musical experiences.
Three different levels of group lessons are offered for each instrument:
Classes are offered in the form of group lessons and are tailored for beginning to Grade 3 level. The grade level standards are according to the Central Conservatory of Music (CCOM) Overseas Chinese Instrument Grade Examination. Students who have passed grade 3 exam or have attained skills equivalent or higher than grade 3 are recommended to arrange individual lessons with the music instructor.
Students will also participate in the CYCS Junior Orchestra to gain ensemble experience.
Click on the name of the instrument or the name of the instructor to see more information.
Aged 6 or above. Dizi: 7 or above, Saxaphone & Suona: 9 or above.
Beginning: No experience required.
Intermediate: Have at least one year of training on the instrument or passed Grade 1 exam.
Advanced: Have at least two years of training on the instrument or passed Grade 2 exam.
Students need to bring their own instruments to class.
Community performances, annual recital, annual concert.
CYCS Junior Orchestra, May 22, 2011
For more information, visit our section on CYCS Orchestra or call (408)937-4616.
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