Fine Arts

Photography Club, *Wed. 2:00 PM with Kh. Kelleylynn Barberg (2024-2025)

Purpose: To promote creativity through photography, to share and critique the photographs of peers, to educate and improve technical skills, and to spread the love of photography throughout the SAA community. Objectives:  Mission Statement: “We, as the members of the Creative Photography Club, seek to display our love of photography through the constructive assessment of […]

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Music Literacy – Fri. 11:00 AM with Anne McClintic (2024-2025)

Required Text/Books: Fundamentals of Piano Theory Preparatory Level by Keith Snell and Martha Ashleigh (link to purchase on Amazon Summary: This class will focus on developing foundational skills for developing music literacy.  The course will include critical listening, music notation, basic music writing, and singing.  Upon completion of this class, students will be able to read

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Music Composition 6th-12th grade, Fri. 10:00 AM with Anne McClintic (2024-2025)

Required Text/Materials:• Fundamentals of Piano Theory Preparatory Level by Keith Snell and Martha Ashleigh (link to purchase on Amazon: ) • Free account with Noteflight.com Summary: This class will introduce music composition while furthering skills in music literacy. We will focus on using Western, modern staff notation and solfége. There will be a brief introduction to

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Classical Drawing – Fri. 2:00 PM with Nicholas Thorp (2024-2025)

Historically, art students focused on perfecting the traditional techniques by imitating great artists of the past and learning how to covey objects in a visually beautiful way before moving onto artistic expression. Many art classes today only cover individual expression to the neglect of technique. In this class, Mr. Thorp will bring his experience apprenticing

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Classical Drawing – Fri. 3:00 PM with Nicholas Thorp (2024-2025)

Historically, art students focused on perfecting the traditional techniques by imitating great artists of the past and learning how to covey objects in a visually beautiful way before moving onto artistic expression. Many art classes today only cover individual expression to the neglect of technique. In this class, Mr. Thorp will bring his experience apprenticing

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Voice – Level 1 (4-6) – Fri. 3:00 PM with Pres. Suzanne Lichtenstein (2024-2025)

Learn to sing in a supportive environment, along with friends! The Voice is the instrument given to each of us by God. We all can learn to be confident singers if we have an encouraging introduction to singing at an early age. Prerequisites What We Will Study How We Will Learn What to Expect Textbooks:

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Music Horizons, Level 2 (1-6) – Wed. 2:00 PM with Pres. Suzanne Lichtenstein (2024-2025)

Music Horizons is our Level 2 Music Fluency course for elementary students. This is a Level 2 course for students who have already taken Music Fluency Level 1, “Music Explorers.”  Elementary children of all ages and abilities will enjoy this class. During the course of the year, we will study Science of Sound and Acoustics,

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