Have a child who is interested in music and wants to play an instrument? Check out the Port Orange Music Academy! The Port Orange Music Academy meets at the Port Orange United Church of Christ, located at 651 Taylor Road in Port Orange.
The music academy offers a variety of classes to those who are ages eight and up. The classes and times they are offered include:
3:45 – 4:30 PM / Beginning Woodwinds
4:30 – 5:15 PM / Advanced Brass & Percussion
5:15 – 6:00 PM / Advanced Woodwinds
4:00 – 4:45 PM / Full Advanced Band
4:45 – 5:30 PM / Jazz Band (Audition)
5:30 – 6:00 PM / Elite Ensemble (Experience / Audition)
3:45 – 4:30 PM / Beginning Brass & Percussion
4:30 – 5:15 PM / Full Beginning Band
This nationally recognized performing band offers children the chance to learn to play the saxophone, trumpet, flute, clarinet, trombone, and percussion. The fee is just $45 per month, plus instrument rental fee (unless you own your own instrument).
This band performs in the yearly Port Orange holiday parade, and the advanced band goes to a competition in June, which is held at Universal Studios.
For more information, or to get your child registered, call them at 386-756-1776, or visit their site here.