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Music Specialization & Intensive Classes Offered

Clarinet
Traditional, Classical, Technique, Theory, Worship, Improvisation

Guitar
Traditional, Praise, Ethnic, Technique, Theory, Worship, Improvisation

Piano
Traditional, Classical Worship, Technique, Theory, Improvisation, Mulit-Styles

Saxo
Traditional, Classical, Worship, Technique, Theory, Worship, Improvisation

Violin
Traditional, Classical, Worship, Technique, Theory, Improvisation

Violin
Suzuki Method for very young children (age 2 -1 0)

Voice
Traditional, Classical, Worship, Technique, Theory, Improvisation

Voice
Breathing Techniques

Art
Basic drawing and oil painting skills with advanced techniques imparted according to each student's level.

Banner-Making
Creation of banners with artistic design, color and balance. Sewing and drawing skills.

Ballet I: Beginning ballet for ages 6 to 7
Ballet II: Basic ballet technique ages 8 to 9
Ballet III: Ballet technique ages 10 and up
Ballet IV: Intermediate ballet for ages 12 and up. Some pointe for those given permission.
Ballet V: Advanced ballet technique ages 13 and up.
Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced Pointe - Invitation only.

Children's Dance
Basic movement to release worship freedom and order; develop the musicality and coordination of young dancers for ages 4 to 5.

Dance Choreography
Includes a theological understanding of worship dance and its practical application in ministry.

Dance, Liturgical - Praise & Worship
This class is designed to help a student understand the importance of interpreting a message, scripture, song, or various expressions through the art of dance and interpretive movements.

Flags
Teaches the rudiments of flag twirling, worship with flags, flag choreography, and the Biblical foundations for the use of flags in worship.

Mime/Drama
High energy class to challenge each student to a greater understanding of the art of acting. learning basic to advanced skills in dramatic action, physical expression, and vivid interpretation. Words combined with action can cause the scriptures to leap off the page. This course is excellent for everyone, whether they ever plan to pursue drama, for it causes the student o come out of any shells, which might inhibit them in their fullest confidence in any field; also excellent to memorize scripture. Selected students are beginning to memorize entire books of the Bible through the joy of mine and drama.

Puppet Ministry
This course will equip the student in the art of puppetry as an effective means in declaring the Word of God. The art of puppetry provides a way of expressing the Word visually; the study of differently types of puppets, puppet stages, methods, and settings. Class objectives include creating puppets, scripts, and the actual performance of the puppets.

Streamers
The first method for the use of streamers in choreography. learn streamer routines, uses for the streamer, how to make streamers, meanings of different colors of streamers, timing and team synchronization, visual and multi-dimensional effect techniques.

Tambourine Dance I
Beginners and easy paced, which will give the foundational skill level to complete the rigorous Beginner II syllabus, offered later in the Beginner II Tambourine and Dance class.

Tambourine Dance II
More advanced study in the tambourine dance skills and ministry.

Drama / Worship on the Streets
Learn to effectively take "church" outside the four walls with culturally relevant methods and share the Gospel message creatively through drama and mime. As God inhabits the praises of His people [Ps. 22:3 ] So God's presence becomes tangible for many unbelievers to experience by coming into contact with focused and anointed praise and worship.

Israeli Dance
Step-by-step and easy to learn Israeli folk dancing, includes line and round dances. Each step can be easily utilized for "on-the-spot" choreography and group enjoyment.

Processionals & Interpretive Movement
The history behind processionals and their importance today and in our future, how to interpret song through dance movement, the importance of the sacred dance used for the glory of God.

Subject

Instructor

Art

Sandy Anderson

Ballet

Jennifer Davis

Cello

Scott Buss

Clarinet

Beverly Hendricks

Dance: Worship, Israeli, Ethnic, Liturgical

Jennifer Davis

Drums

David Kimler

Guitar

David Kimler

Mime/Drama

Wesley Brainard

Choir

Janet Moreno

Piano

Carolyn Buss, Serena Buss, Marianna Buss, Lydia Childress, Mirenda Gilbert, Lindsay Hamm, David Kimler, Rebecca Swicegood

Saxophone

Beverly Hendricks, David Kimler

Violin

Scott Buss, Anna Knight

Voice

Roberta Bever, Leland Long, Janet Moreno

Streamers

Wendy Campbell

Tambourine Dance

Wendy Campbell, Janelle Pettus

Flags

Wendy Campbell, Janelle Pettus

Israeli Dance

Wendy Campbell, Janelle Pettus

Banners, Oil & Silk Painting

Elsa Hammond

Drama/Worship on the Streets

Duncan Campbell

Puppets

Dr. Shirley Crowell

Processionals, Interpretive Movement

Nellie Childress

Drama/Worship on the Streets

Duncan Campbell

Puppets

Dr. Shirley Crowell

Processionals, Interpretive Movement

Nellie Childress


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