Violin Outreach Program

Taught in a group setting, this program offers students an opportunity to perform publicly, collaborate and deepen their violin skills. Students enrolled in VOP are expected to commit to all three terms, September to June.

Dates: September 12, 2022 - December 6, 2022 (start and end date depends on which day the lessons are)

Please email the office if you wish to put your name on the registration list to save a spot as our spaces for the program are limited. Acceptance into the program for all levels is subject to an assessment by the teacher to determine which level is best suited for the student. Please note dates are tentative and may have some changes by the end of August.

Fee per student*:   $380 per student per term ( total 3 terms from Sept to June)

 

Format A Schedule Term 1: 

Sept 13 to Dec 6  (Tues and Fridays) (330pm to 830pm- time varies with levels) 

(No lesson on Sept 30 & Nov 11 Statutory Holidays)

Format B Schedule Term 1:

Sept 21 to Nov 16  (8 weeks in term 1) 

(No lessons week Oct 17-22) 

 Beginners Group lessons are on:  Wed  415pm- 515pm 

                                                     ( - Private lesson sessions will be scheduled individually.) 

Sept 12- Dec 5 (12 weeks in term 1) 

Intermediate Group lessons twice a week only: Mon and Wed  530pm -630pm

                                           

 Advanced  -  TBC

The violins are loaned free (first come first serve availability) to students while they are in the program.

Please contact the school office at info@richmondmusicschool.ca for finalized schedule and details. 

*Please note there are no refunds or make-up lessons on all group lessons. 

Format A Levels: 12 weeks program in group lessons twice a week. 

  • Beginners First Year – Learn basic violin skills such as posture, bow hold, and finger position while preparing for concerts.

  • Beginners Second Year – Learn to read music, develop a sense of pitch, rhythm, and tone control 

  • Intermediate – Develop stronger technique and performance skills while learning a wider range of repertoire.

  • Advanced – Further your music development and build upon techniques introduced in previous levels. 

Format B Levels:

  • Beginners– Learn basic violin skills such as posture, bow hold, and finger position while preparing for concerts. Learn to read music, develop a sense of pitch, rhythm, and tone control 

    • (Beginners of the VOP program is 8 weeks with one group lesson and one private one-on-one (30 min) lesson each week

  • Intermediate – Develop stronger technique and performance skills while learning a wider range of repertoire.

    •  12 weeks program in group lessons twice a week. ​

  • Advanced – Further your music development and build upon techniques introduced in previous levels. 

*Note: An annual membership fee of $50.00 per household applies. Membership registered after January 1 is prorated to $25.00. This membership is a prerequisite to registration and covers the academic year.