WINTER 2021 

  • No music skills necessary for most classes

  • ALL skills, abilities and challenges welcome

  • Space is limited so please register now

  • Self-Direction can be used for payment in most cases

 

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30, 45, 60 and 90 minute sessions

Music Therapy

Music Lessons

Early Childhood Music Classes 

Chorus Class

Rock Band Class 

Group Instrument Classes 

Musical Theater Classes 

 

In our classes your children will build important musical and functional skills, learn how to play music and improve their lives. They will have fun learning about themselves and how to work as a group. Scroll down below for fees and more info.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

30, 45, 60 and 90 minute sessions

Music Therapy

Music Lessons

Chorus Class

Rock Band Class 

Group Instrument Classes 

Musical Theater Classes 

 

The teen years are challenging years. We have experience creating fun, engaging and educational experiences that reach adolescents. In our classes your teen will build important musical and functional skills, learn how to play music and improve their lives. They will have fun learning about themselves and how to work as a group. Scroll down below for fees and more info.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

30, 45, 60 and 90 minute sessions

Music Therapy

Music Lessons

Chorus Class

Rock Band Class 

Group Instrument Class 

Musical Theater Class

The "I Like" Podcasting Class

Playwriting Class

Songwriting Class

Motown, Soul & R&B Chorus Class

"In the Moment" Improv Class 

 

We have programs for adults of all ages, skills and abilities. We have experience working with adults to create meaningful and purposeful social experiences through music and other  performing arts. Our classes are designed to help build adults build important musical and functional skills, improve their lives and develop a life long love of music.  Scroll down below for fees and more info.

   INFO, DATES & FEES   

 

 

 Individual Music Therapy:  

For children, teens and adults. Work with a licensed music therapist to develop functional skills including social, emotional, cognitive and motor skills. We work with children, teens and adults with a wide variety of challenges including developmental delays, autism, ADHD, developmental disabilities, TBI, dementia and Alzheimers, social/behavioral challenges, and mental health challenges.

FEE: $60/30 mins, $85/45 mins., $115/60 mins 
LOCATION: Music For Life Nyack Office and Rockland Conservatory of Music

 

 Individual Music Lessons:   

 

For children, teens and adults. Individual Music Lessons: Our teachers help children, teens and adults learn to play a musical instrument. All abilities, skills and challenges welcome. From singing to piano to banjo to guitar to saxophone to flute to drums to song writing and more. No experience necessary. Self-direction funds are often used for lessons but please check with fiscal intermediary to confirm.

FEE: $60/30 mins, $85/45 mins., $115/60 mins 

LOCATION: Music For Life Nyack Office and Rockland Conservatory of Music

 Middle/High School Chorus  

Tuesdays 6:30-7:30pm

For teens in Middle School and High School. Participants will learn to sing and perform a wide variety music as a group. When public health situation resolves, class will have opportunities to share their music in the community.

 

Goals: social skills, singing skills, self-confidence and cultural literacy.

 

LOCATION: VIRTUAL/Rockland Conservatory of Music

FEE: $40 weekly

 

       

         Musical Theater Classes 

  THE LION KING 

      TEEN CLASS 

     12-18 yrs  

     Saturdays

     10 -11:30am

Participants will rehearse songs, lines and dances for “House of Rock.” The show features popular rock songs embedded in a fun story. The class will culminate in a performance in front of friends and family.

Goals: social skills, self-confidence, music skills, acting skills and dancing skills.

 

LOCATION: VIRTUAL/Music For Life Nyack Office

FEE: $55 weekly

DATES: 

January 23 & 30

Feb 6, 13, 20 & 27

March 6, 13, 20 & 27

April 3, 10 (SHOW)

      ADULT CLASS 

      19+ yrs

      Saturdays

      12-1:30pm CLASS #1          

      2 - 3:30pm Class #2

      Sign up for either class

Participants will rehearse songs, lines and dances for “House of Rock.” The show features popular rock songs embedded in a fun story. The class will culminate in a performance in front of friends and family.

Goals: social skills, self-confidence, music skills, acting skills and dancing skills.

 

LOCATION: VIRTUAL/Music For Life Nyack Office

FEE: $55 weekly

DATES: 

January 23 & 30

Feb 6, 13, 20 & 27

March 6, 13, 20 & 27

April 3, 10 (SHOW)

          ADULT WEEKDAY CLASSES  

          Classes Start Week
          
of January 4th, 2021

MONDAY CLASSES


    Podcasting Class          

      Mondays 10:30 - 11:45am

Participants will create and record a podcast about things they like (and dislike) including (but not limited to) music, TV, movies, food, clothing and more. Past interviewees have included a Grammy award winning musician, a local elected official and a Peabody award-winning personality and broadcaster.

TEACHER: Jeffrey Friedberg

GOALS: Communication, recreation and social skills

FEE: $37.50 weekly

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   Playwriting With Rick           

     Mondays 12:45 - 2:00pm

 

Participants will learn how to write and perform musical theater shows in a fun, stimulating and social environment! Through interactive activities, they will develop their creativity, problem solving and ability to successfully complete a group project. Their creation will be presented at the end of the class.

TEACHER: Rick Apicella

GOALS: Creativity, cooperation/team building, focus and performance skills

FEE: $37.50 weekly

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Dates: 

Jan 4, 11 & 25

Feb 1, 8 & 22

March 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29

April 5, 12, 19 & 26

May 3, 10, 17 & 24

June 7, 14 & 21

 

Total classes: 22

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          WEDNESDAY CLASSES    

           Songwriting Class 

     Wednesdays 9:00 - 10:15am

Participants will write and record their songs! Through Zoom and digital recording technology, they will be able to bring their ideas to life and share with their friends.  

TEACHER: Jeffrey Friedberg

GOALS: Creativity, communication, confidence and cooperation/team building skills

FEE: $37.50 weekly

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   Motown, Soul & R&B 

   Chorus 

     Wednesdays 10:30am - 11:45am

Participants will learn to sing songs from the early/mid 1960’s in a fun social group. The early to mid 1960s produced some amazing songs out of the Motown label. From Smokey Robinson to Diana Ross and the Supremes to Marvin Gaye to Gladys Night to Stevie Wonder, this music is great!

TEACHER: Molly Gorman

GOALS: Singing, communication, social and recreation skills

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   "In The Moment" 

   Improv Class 

     Wednesdays 12:45 - 2pm

Participants will have a blast doing improv theater activities with each other. These exercises help us learn to be more “in the moment” and increase social awareness and engagement.

TEACHER: Molly Gorman

GOALS: Social awareness and spontaneity, cooperation, creativity and team building

FEE: $37.50 weekly

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Dates:

Jan 6, 13, 20 & 27

Feb 3, 10, 17 & 24

March 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31

April 7, 14, 21 & 28

May 5, 12, 19, 24 & 31

June 2, 9, 16 & 23

Total Classes: 26

 

 QUESTIONS OR TO REGISTER: 

 

Please contact Jeffrey Friedberg MT-BC, LCAT with questions or to sign up for a class. Please note that space is limited and class sizes are small.

 

Phone: (845) 642-0859

Email: info@MusicForLifeCenter.com

Web: MusicForLifeCenter.com 

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Main office: 117 Depew Ave

Nyack NY 10960

info@MusicForLifeCenter.com

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