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Compose Yourself for high school students is designed to give student composers intensive, practical, hands-on instruction in the craft and art of music composition. All styles and genres are welcome and all lessons are taught by ACO Education Director, Kevin James. In addition to lessons, the package includes free access to ACO dress rehearsals, readings of your works by ACO musicians, and visits by guest composers and ensembles.
All lessons are in a small group format of 3-4 students. All lessons run 90 minutes. The fee for this program is $40 per lesson. Participants are asked to pay for the full semester at the start. (Scholarships are available in cases of need)
USE THE FOLLOWING LINK TO REGISTER FOR LESSONS FOR COMPOSE YOURSELF!
Once your registration is received by ACO Education Director, Kevin James, he will be in touch to assign you a class time.
Most lessons are currently scheduled on Saturdays. Please fill in your availability on the registration form and we’ll do our best to accommodate your schedule. For more information contact: Kevin James, Director of Education, 212-977-8495, x202,