Fall & Winter 2018/2019 Program Guide VC18_FallWinterGuide_8p5x11_Web--AUGUST28 - Page 6

Music CULTURE MUSIC COLUMBUS CENTRE SCHOOL OF MUSIC The Columbus Centre School of Music is committed to the development and diffusion of music both within the Italian– Canadian community and the community at large. Our music school gives students the opportunity to explore their musical passion. Our instructors have a breadth of musical periods, genres and varied teaching techniques. Our instructors cater to each individual interest, whether the aim is for leisurely fun or for preparation for the Royal Conservatory of Music and school- entry exams. LESSONS We offer adult and children’s private lessons in: • Brass (e.g. Trumpet, Horn) • Piano • Voice • Violin • Woodwind • Theory (e.g. Clarinet, Flute) • Drums / Percussion • Guitar (Classical and electric) SPECIAL FEATURES > Two Music Recitals REGISTRATION Registration is complete when the registration form and payment have been received and processed by the Arts, Youth & Culture Department. Lessons will not begin until registration is complete. Fall and Winter Registration: Ongoing REGISTER IN PERSON, PHONE OR EMAIL Columbus Centre Arts, Youth & Culture Department (2nd floor, Room C201) Cassandra Zannella Arts & Culture Coordinator Phone: 416-789-7011 ext. 248 / cultural@villacharities.com Hours: M  onday to Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm Saturday 9:00am – 2:00pm ONLINE REGISTRATION Visit our website at villacharities.com. PAYMENTS Payment due in full, upon registration. We accept credit cards, debit, cheques and cash (exact amount). NSF cheques will be charged a $30.00 service charge. Payments must be re-submitted within 48 hours. DISCOUNTS • 5% discount on additional siblings. Discounts cannot be combined. REFUND POLICY Full year registrants (music private lessons): Tiered refund policy (before fourth lesson). Inquire for full details. The Arts, Youth & Culture department reserves the right to change program dates, times, rooms and instructors during the year. We will strive to provide two weeks notice. COLUMBUS CENTRE Website: villacharities.com / Phone: 416-789-7011 ext. 248 Sophia Lygdas, a vocal student at the Columbus Centre School of Music, will represent Toronto in the Cantagiro International Youth Singer’s Competition in Fiuggi, Italy in September. more instruments. | For more information: NEW! CANTAGIRO YOUTH SINGER’S COMPETITION • 5% multiple instrument discount if taking two or 6 The Columbus Centre School of Music is proud to offer a music scholarship program. Music students will receive awards recognizing their exceptional talent, dedication and passion for music. The scholarships, which provide students with monies towards future Columbus School of Music tuition fees, reinforce the school’s commitment to developing musical growth in children’s lives. Our music programs are full year and run from September – June. Payments are accepted in full or in 3 installments. > Scholarship Program > Extra Perfoming Opportunities (incl. performing at Villa Charities fundraising events, and participating in festivals and competitions) SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Cantagiro is a well-known singing competition dating back to 1962 and has featured contestants that have gone on to high- profile careers in the music industry. Sophia was chosen from a group of five vocal students from Columbus Centre School of Music to represent Toronto at Cantagiro. Congratulations and good luck to Sophia! CONGRATULATIONS: SOPHIA LYGDAS 2018 Toronto Finalist SOPHIA LYGDAS FALL & WINTER 2018 / 19 | 7