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Sir John A. Macdonald

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Program Description

Instruments are provided in all music courses, including guitar, piano, and instrumental music. Students may also bring their own instruments to play if they wish.

Courses Offered

AMG2O1

The level 1 guitar class is designed for students who have little or no previous experience playing the guitar.

AMG3O1 – Level 2

The level 2 guitar class is a continuation of the level 1 course. The focus is on playing different styles, playing with other instruments, and combining chords & scales.

AMK2O1 Piano Keyboard

The piano keyboard class is an introductory music class for students with little or no previous experience on the piano. Students will learn to play the piano on a 61-key electric piano.

Instrumental Music

AMU1O1B

This course is for students who have never played a band instrument or may have played one in elementary school but did not achieve a high level of performance. It is also appropriate for students in grade 10 or above who have forgotten many basic playing principles such as fingerings on their instrument.

AMU1O1E

This course is for students who played a band instrument in grade 7 and 8 and would be considered at the advanced performance level.

AMU2O1B

This is an open course for students with little or no experience on a band instrument.

AMU2O1E

This is a continuation of the AMU1O1E course.

AMR2O1

Prerequisite for this course is AMU2O1E. By taking AMU2O1 first semester and AMR2O1 second semester, students can take instrumental music for a full year.

AMU3M1

This is a continuation of AMU2O1E.
Prerequisite for this course is AMR2O1 unless approved by the instructor.

AMU4M1

This is a College and University level course that can be counted towards your average, whether applying to college or university. Prerequisite is AMU3M1.

Updated on Thursday, May 24, 2018.
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