We are thrilled to introduce our Recreational Music Program for Adults.  Current classes are introductory-level. Want to try piano for the first time,  or learn a bit about writing your own music? Over six weeks, explore music creatively in a fun and supportive group environment! 

REGISTERING NOW for the following Adult Group Music Classes:

  • Intro to Piano, group class for adults. With “Fleck” Fleckenstein
    Group Piano tuition is $145 for the six-week series; classes meet once per week for two hours. Details below.
  • Intro to Music Writing, group class for adults and teens. With Cheyne Runnells
    Intro to Music Writing is $95 for the six-week series; classes meet once per week for 75 minutes. Details below

WHERE: Classes are held at Ascencion Music Academy – 115 W. Oregon Avenue in KDH – behind the Post Office and across from the Baum Center.

WHO and HOW: Registration is limited; advance signup required. We keep classes small so you get lots of attention. Minimum of three, maximum of six. Sign up here or call us. Tuition must be paid in advance – your payment holds your spot.  Questions? Call Cathy 252-955-0706.


Fleck Fleckenstein teaches recreational music

Fleck teaches Group Piano classes for adults. Whether you are a “recovering musician” who hasn’t touched an instrument since high school, or a hopeful beginner who always wanted the chance to try, these recreational classes are for you!

Fleck offers a joyful introductory-level experience. Over a period of six weeks, work together in a fun and supportive group environment to learn basic piano techniques, explore music creatively, and most importantly…. play songs! Class is open to adults; no prior musical knowledge or experience necessary.  THURSDAYS 11:00am to 1:00pm OCTOBER 25th through DECEMBER 6th!  You DON’T NEED a PIANO – we’ve got you covered. Two hours a week for six weeks.  $145. 

Cheyne teaches Intro to Music Writing for adults and teens.  This six-week course will teach you the basics of musical composition.

How to approach writing a piece and how to discover and develop ideas using basic music theory will be covered at an introductory level. You’ll also write your own short piece(s). Concepts learned in this class will be applicable to songwriting! Ability to read/identify the notes of the treble clef staff is preferred. WEDNESDAYS 7:30pm to 8:45pm OCTOBER 24th through DECEMBER 5th!  75 minutes per week for six weeks.  $95. 

Pay online (click here) or in person at the studio.  Signup online (click here) or in person at the studio.  For more information, call 252-955-0706.