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Registration open for SFA Music Preparatory Division classes

January 4, 2010 - Sylvia Bierschenk

NACOGDOCHES, TEXAS - Registrations are now being accepted for the spring classes offered through the Stephen F. Austin State University Music Preparatory Division.

Students, including adults, may register for weekly private lessons in voice, harp, piano, classical guitar, rock guitar, violin, Suzuki violin, viola, cello, bass, percussion and other requested instruments. The 16-week classes, taught by upper-level music preparatory faculty, begin the week of Jan. 11, and the 12-week classes, taught by SFA student instructors, begin the week of Feb. 8.

Dr. Ping-Ting Lan will teach a 14-week intermediate adult piano class that will meet on Mondays from 6 to 7:30 p.m., beginning Jan. 25, in Room 302 of the Griffith Fine Arts Building.

Laura Treadaway's musicianship classes will begin Monday, Jan. 25, and Wednesday, Jan. 27, in Room 302 of the Griffith Fine Arts Building.

Kindermusik classes for four different age levels, spanning newborns to 7-year-olds, will begin the week of Feb. 1. Certified Kindermusik teachers Karen Greer and Erin Tang are the instructors.

Registration forms for private lessons and/or classes can be downloaded from the division's Web site at www.music.sfasu.edu/prep and turned in at either the SFA School of Music office, Room 150 in the Tom and Peggy Wright Music Building on the SFA campus, or at the Music Prep House, 3028 N. Raguet St. On-line registration for 16-week and/or 12-week private lessons is also available on the Web site.

For more information, contact Pat Barnett, director of the Music Preparatory Division, via e-mail at pbarnett@sfasu.edu or call her at (936) 468-1291.