Enrichment Classes

Our Book 1-8 program includes one enrichment class.

You may also register à la carte for stand-alone enrichment classes.  

Dalcroze Eurythmics

Dalcroze is a wonderfully fun and active whole-body musical experience. Students use their bodies to feel, embody, and create music. This is a favorite among many returning students! ​Please follow this link to read more about Dalcroze Eurythmics from our instructor: Dalcroze Parent Intro

For ages 4 and up.



NEW: Origami

Explore the Japanese art of paper folding! Among other things, you will learn to fold the Peace Crane while hearing the story of Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes. Materials will be provided. No experience required.

For ages 5 and up.


NEW: Music-Making Lab
Details coming soon.



StringsPop!

 StringsPop is a super fun, experiential journey through applied music theory and literacy. You’ll create Pop Music arrangements for string instruments in layers – melody, harmony, bass line and rhythm. You may also explore making multi-track recordings and music videos.

For ages 10 and up. Recommended scale fluency in keys up to 4 sharps and 4 flats (two octaves).



NEW: Making Pop-up Cut Cards

Details coming soon.

For ages 12 and up.

 You may register for Enrichment classes à la carte, although preference will be given to students who are registered in our full day program. A parent or other responsible adult must be present on campus with students under 12 during their classes. A la carte enrichment classes costs $150 and enrollment includes:

Four sessions of your selected class/es 

 Attendance at our inspiring Honors Recitals

 Participation in our Teen Social (age 12+)

• Participation for parents in our Parent Talks

• Admission to our special evening performances featuring Young Artist cello faculty, Amy Barston, and Young Artist violin faculty, Elisa Barston

My daughter loved her classes! She was very motivated by the other students and wanted to go back to institute again.
JSSI really helped her to want to do better!

Amy