8-13 Yrs Old

Aural Skills for Advancing Musicians

Ideal for students 12-17 years who have had at least 2 years of private instruction.Would you like to get better at playing by ear? Would you like to better at sight singing? Ideal for students contemplating studying music in college or who would like to improve in this area this summer! Orland Studio

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Music Theory for Advancing Students

Work with Miss Mindy and continue improve your intermediate musical skills such as note reading, sight reading, key signatures, rhythm, through the study of music theory in a fun and educational class! Ideal for students who have had a minimum or 2 or more years of private study.Orland Park Studio

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Musical Theater Camp

Come One! Come all! To this special Musical Theater camp taking us down the yellow brick road! We will have a WICKED good time learning a special group song from the Tony Award winning musical WICKED.  Enrolled students will enjoy singing, dancing, acting, set design, and costume design during this 4 day camp. The final […]

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Mallet Percussion Class

Mallet Percussion Class students will play arrangements of music for mallet percussion. (marimba and xylophone)  Prerequisites for class: 1 year of private music lessons on any instrument. Students must be 9-13 years of age to sign up for this class.This is an 8 -60 minute session class. Withdrawl Policy: Refund for withdrawing up to 3 weeks […]

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Percussion Ensemble Class

The Music Connection’s Percussion Ensemble class is designed to introduce young people to different types of percussion instruments and musical styles.

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Drum Percussion Lessons

Drum lessons are geared toward the student’s individual musical interests while focusing on technique and musicality. Students will learn rudimentary drumming techniques, listening skills, coordination between hands and feet on the drum-set, as well as many different styles of music, including: Rock, Jazz, Latin, Funk, and Brazilian styles.

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Art for the Senses

See, Sniff and Savor. This fall, we will explore how art touches our five senses. In this hands-on art class, we will learn about famous artists while exploring the elements of art. We will create tactile canvases (touch), and savor the smells of DIY paints. We will also create masterful munchies and much, much more! […]

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Meet the Guitar

Have you always wanted to try the guitar!

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Art Around the World

What better way to spend a cold winter month than to travel with art around the world! Secure your passport and travel with us to four beautiful continents in search of AMAZING art around the world! We will learn a little bit about our international artist friends and experiment with art from different cultures. If no […]

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‘Tis the Season for Art

It is a time to be thankful and also a time to celebrate! During this four week class, we will soak in the season for Art and create some frame-worthy pieces your family will enjoy for years to come! As always, we will draw inspiration from famous artists and learn some new techniques. So during […]

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Sculpture & Painting

Dress for mess and get ready to bring art to life!! During these five weeks, we will focus on the art of 3-D sculpture and mixed media. We will create SUPER SIZED flowers, clay portraits, foil and tape forms, a Calder-inspired sculpture, and mixed media pals.

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Weekend Blend

The class combines group learning as well as individual time. Students and parents learn together. Classes are intentionally held on the weekend because children and parents want to spend time together doing a great family activity!

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The Art Link

Even though we are “The Music Connection,” music connects us to so many things, including art. This year we are offering new art classes in Orland Park and Frankfort. Our art classes are offered on the weekends. Each class will be 1.5 hours long. Children can unwind from their school week, explore art, and parents can get some relaxing done and some errands run! We are adding new classes all the time, so check back often for our new classes!

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Try It and See Piano

Take a little time and see if the piano is for you! Will my child like piano? When should we start? Which approach works best? This class is for parent and child to attend together to learn more about the happy habit of playing music, specifically the piano.

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Try It & See- Piano, Violin, Drums, Guitar, & Cello

Parents and children can attend and learn together. Students will learn the beginning rudiments and play. Parents and students will learn the principles of Suzuki violin education: all children have ability that can be nurtured and developed; developing habits of excellence through daily practices, and making music a joy!

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Children’s Show Choir

Formal choir experience that will include experience in 203 part harmony, various vocal styles and further vocal development. Opportunities for solo and ensemble singing as well as fun choreography! Each session will feature 5 new pieces.

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Bass Lessons

Bass Lessons

Music instruction for string instruments is for ages 9 and up.

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Trombone Lessons

Trumpet Trombone Baritone Tuba Lessons

Traditional music instruction for Trombone, Tuba & Baritone is for ages 9 and up.

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Cello Lessons

Cello Lessons

Music instruction for Cello is for ages 3 1/2 and up.

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Flute Lessons

Flute Lessons

Music instruction for flute is for ages 9 and up.

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Guitar Lessons

Guitar Lessons

Music instruction for guitar instruments is for ages 5 yrs. and up.

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Traditional Piano Lessons

Piano Lessons

Music instruction for piano is for ages 3 1/2 and up.

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Viola Lessons

Music instruction for string instruments is for ages 9 and up.

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Traditional Violin Lessons

Violin Lessons

Music instruction for violin is for ages 3 1/2 and up.

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Voice Lessons

Voice Lessons

The Music Connection uses a variety of method books, including Suzuki Methodology, for quality music instruction and development taught by the professional teaching faculty.

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