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Upcoming Opportunities

Drake University Community School of Music provides unique opportunities to nurture students musical development through masterclasses or workshops for all ages and levels beyond private lessons. 

Winter and Spring 2022

 Mini Music Explorers

Mini Music Explorers  Pre-K General Music Class

Designed for the parent/caregiver & child to explore music, through singing, moving, and playing a variety of instruments.  A musically rich environment helps develop young children’s singing, movement and understanding of music. It also develops a sense of belonging, awareness, control of their emotions, and motor and language skills.

Classes will be instructed by Ellie Wolfe, PhD who has taught and written about early childhood music in a variety of educational settings.

First Session = 4 weeks for $65                                                                              Saturdays: 10:00-10:40 a.m. 
Feb. 19th, 26th, Mar. 12th & 19th 
Click here to register.    
Second Session = 5 weeks for $80
Saturdays: 10:00-10:40 a.m.
Mar. 26th, Apr. 2nd , 9th, 16th , 23rd
Click here to register.
Location: Drake University
Fine Arts Building, Room 304

                                                                         Email:  Cynthia.Giunta@Drake.edu to sign up.

Questions?  Contact Cynthia Giunta at Cynthia.giunta@drake.edu or call 515-271-2832


Summer Voice Intensive for Young Singers

Drake University Community School of Music invites students ages 14 and older to participate in a Summer Voice Intensive for Young Singers, June 20-24, 2022. This week-long daytime camp provides students with voice lessons, coachings, classes, and performance opportunities to develop their voices, build confidence in performance, and prepare for auditions. Students will get the opportunity to work one-on-one with Drake Voice Faculty as well as other Drake Music Faculty throughout the week.  The camp will culminate into a performance for friends and family to attend. Please reach out to Dr. Alyssa Becker if you have any questions at alyssa.becker@drake.edu.  See Summer Voice Schedule for more details. 

Register here 


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