Music and Private Lessons Resources

Check here for forms, calendars, tips, practice ideas and online resources.

Private Lessons Calendar

2023-24 Calendar

Arts+ Welcome Packet

Financial Aid Applications

Merit Scholarship 2024-2025

  • Application due Friday, Feb. 23, 2024
  • Live Auditions take place Saturday, March 23 at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church (Arts+ Plaza Studios)

Merit Scholarship Information Packet
Merit Scholarship Application Fillable Word Document

Helpful Tips, Articles and Websites

Practice Ideas and Games

Resources from Pulling Out All the Stops: Workshops for Music Educators

Resources Discussed in Round Table Meetings

Online Resources Recommended by Arts+ Music Staff

Music education resources:

  • Technical Tips for Online Lessons Arts+ music staff has compiled a list of tips to help make your online lessons a success.
  • Quaver Music Students can create a free account with access to basic music games and activities.
  • MTNA Websites for Kids This site lists resources for music games, theory, history and listening sites.
  • Arts Instructional Resources A national organization, SEADAE, has collected information from all the states and consolidated them in one easy site for those inquiring about arts education.
  • The Shed Remote learning resources including activities and performances. Great lessons for theory, notation, rhythm and improvisation.
  • Kandinsky Music Experiment This experiment is inspired by Wassily Kandinsky, an artist who compared painting to making music. It turns anything you draw – lines, circles, triangles, or scribbles – into sound.

Free online concerts and shows

  • Digital Concert Hall Berliner Philharmoniker is offering free access for 30 days.
  • Metropolitan Opera The Met is offering free streaming to encore performances daily.
  • Broadway HD Sign up for a free seven day trial to watch your favorite Broadway shows and plays.
  • Vulture Find a list of artists offering free online concerts and performances.
  • NPR’s From the Top NPR is streaming audio performances, interviews and some videos of incredible young musicians.
  • Virtual Experiences This is a comprehensive list of music and visual art experiences compiled by the ASC and updated weekly.