We provide a wide variety of group lesson options (some long-term and some short-term), designed to teach core musical concepts and inspire students to create music in a “team” environment. Our well-educated, high calibre teachers are passionate about educating and have a great deal of experience working within a group-learning environment. Our classes include ear training, rhythm development, music reading and even some singing. Students are often given the option to perform together which will help them gain confidence as young musicians.
Please call us today for more information or to register 780-570-5699.
Summer & Spring Break Camps (ages 4 to 14)
Group Piano (unparented age 5 to 7)
This is a keyboard-based, music program designed to explore all aspects of music, including rhythm learning, singing, solfege, movement, piano playing, theory, and drumming to some fun and high-energy tunes! This program has been designed for first-year or beginning piano students, and follows a comprehensive curriculum. Our instructors are focused on providing age-appropriate activities and challenges to their students, designed to grow their ability to read and play music, as well as have a lot of fun with their peers!
Classes run from September through to June and we encourage everyone to commit to this 10-month term so that you and your classmates will get the most out of this experience.
Please call (780) 570-5699 for more information, or to register.
Musical Munchkins (parented age baby to 4)
Musical Munchkins will get you and your baby engaged with live music! We will explore singing, dancing, movement, and instrument play, designed specifically for babies to toddlers. Our classes aim to provide a holistic music experience and get you and your child engaged with a variety of musical styles and genres. Our instructors will support you by choosing fun songs and activities, and igniting a passion for music in your child (and you!). Enjoy the live grand piano, guitar, hand drums, and more in each class!
Each class is 1 hour in length and our class terms are approximately 14 weeks. Two children in the same family will receive a discount!
WeJam Band Program (ages 11 to adult)
Our WeJam™ Band Program is for students with some previous experience who would like to learn how to perform together in a band. We would suggest that you have at least two or three years of private instruction and are familiar with how to read a chord chart. We will have you work together in groups of six to eight students. Students will explore pop/rock music from various eras!
This program will teach more about collaborating with other musicians and creating music, as well as successful tips on performing live for an audience. During WeJam™ you will explore new musical concepts, improve your ear, learn how to set up sound on stage, and of course, create a strong connection with your bandmates!
Adult Band WeJam: Thursdays 8:15-9:30 PM (17+)
Kids Band Program: Saturdays 2:00-3:15 PM (11-14)
Teen Band Program: Saturdays 3:30-4:45 PM (14-17)
Classes run in two term sessions. WeJam™ is designed to encourage a love of music and collaborating with others for students with all levels of experience and ages. We are looking forward to rocking out with you!
CALL US FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO REGISTER at 780-570-5699
Crescendo Vocal Chorus Program (ages 7 to 14)
Crescendo’s Vocal Chorus Program is designed to teach students how to sing and perform a wide variety of music with others your age. Over our 14 week term, we will learn how to sing in unison together, develop listening skills, breathing techniques, and if all goes according to plan, you will also learn how to harmonize together! We will add movement and other elements as we continue to advance our skills throughout the program. We will sing contemporary music and a variety of other choral-friendly styles. There will be a concert at the end of each term so that you can share your music with family and friends!
Kids Chorus: Saturdays 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM (Ages 6-10)
Teen Chorus: Saturdays 12:45 AM – 2:00 PM (Ages 11-14)
Musical Theatre Program (age 7 to 14)
Our Musical Theatre program has grown so much this past year, and we are thrilled to be able to offer two class options AND we are planning to put on a full musical this year (we have already applied for two “big show titles”). More to come!
In our program, we will learn how to act, move on stage, present our characters with dramatic impact, and sing in a healthy and powerful way while growing our team-building skills! At the end of each 14-week term, we will be putting on a few shows for family, friends, and our community! In April, we may also perform at the Sherwood Park Music Festival, if we feel ready to do so.
Musical Theatre: Fridays 4:00-5:30 PM (ages 7-10) OR Fridays 5:30-7:15 PM (ages 11-14)
Each group will get some overlap as we get closer to production day!
Elite Performers (age 12-17)
Crescendo’s Elite Performers Program is designed for our more advanced students who have some performing experience (primarily for vocalists and/or singer/songwriters) and would like to learn the fundamentals of performance, songwriting, stage presence, and more.
All Elite Performers are committed to the ten-month program and are committed to making classes, individual performances and “team” performances a top priority. In this program, you will be given the following opportunities:
- Attend four masterclasses (as part of your regular class schedule) with professional musicians both locally and abroad, which will
include subjects such as:
- Singer/songwriter Class
- Improvisation Class
- Stage Presence & Microphone Technique Class
- Packaging your Performance Class
Times: 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month from 5:00 PM to 7:00PM; PLUS performance dates.
Classes run throughout the year, from September to June. Located at Origin Road (formerly known as SoundLab Studios).
CALL US FOR MORE INFORMATION OR BOOK YOUR AUDITION TODAY at 780-570-5699