Music Offerings

Summer Session 2022

Beginning Orchestra (violin, viola, & cello)
Summer Camp  $150

Students will learn the basic techniques of playing the violin, viola, and cello, as well as reading music, in this two-week intensive group session.  Open to grades 3-6, with flexibility for other beginners that are interested, depending on space.  

Students are expected to be on good behavior at all times, being attentive and listening to instructors.  Anyone that is constantly disruptive may be asked to leave the camp.

June 20-24 & June 27-July 1 / 1:00-2:45 group rehearsal / 3:00-4:00 individual/small group practice time 
Friday, July 1 / Concert 6:00

Instructors: Wild Roots Faculty
Location: First Presbyterian Church of Forest City

Instruments are available and included in camp tuition.

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Musical Morning/Afternoon Class  $84

A family music class that will begin to build the musical foundation that your child will benefit from in future musical and life experiences. We will try out rhythm instruments, listen to a wide range of music, explore our musical environment, and have fun with many other musical activities. Come prepared to have fun, learn about music, and do lots of singing!

Ages 6 months - 3 years (with an adult present)
7 classes: Tuesdays (6/14, 6/21, 7/12, 7/19, 7/26, 8/2, 8/9)
OR Thursdays (6/16, 6/23, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28, 8/4, 8/11)
10:30-11:15 am OR 2:00-2:45 pm
 Instructor: Marie Cole   Location: Wild Roots Fine Arts Center

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Musical Journey SAMPLER  $84

A class that will explore many aspects of our musical development and appreciation for music. This session will focus on a brief introduction to the String, Keyboard and Percussion instrument families.
Ages 3 - 6 years
7 classes: Tuesdays (6/14, 6/21, 7/12, 7/19, 7/26, 8/2, 8/9) OR
Thursdays (6/16, 6/23, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28, 8/4, 8/11)
3:00-3:45 pm
Instructor: Marie Cole      Location: Wild Roots Fine Arts Center

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Private Lessons

Private music lessons are the most effective and efficient way to teach students a musical instrument. At Wild Roots, our goal as instructors is to lay a solid foundation, teaching each student proper technique of their instrument, as well as the ability to read accurately and confidently, the language of music notation.

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Forest City, NC, 28043, US

Our Mission

WRFA is committed to nurturing those who are seeking step-by-step guidance in the arts, by cultivating creativity through a foundational approach; in order that they may attain the knowledge and confidence required to prosper into an inspiring and enriched individual.

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