Youth All-Star Band Program
New Program for Talented 6th - 10th Graders!
2011-2012 Blue Bear Youth All-Stars
at Bimbo's with Jackie Greene
Congratulations to the young musicians in our 2012-2013
Youth All-Star Bands!
Stay tuned for more info on
live performances from
these talented bands.
As the original school of rock and roll, Blue Bear School of Music is proud to offerr the Blue Bear Youth All-Star Band Program, providing advanced-level training, songwriting coaching and performance opportunities for talented young musicians in the Bay Area.
Our Youth All-Star Band Program is for young musicians who are serious about developing their musicianship and ensemble playing skills. Spots are available in existing All-Star Bands and in new bands. Players are matched according to age and skill level to provide an ideal experience for all students. The All-Star Bands rehearse in our recently remodeled Performance Hall at Fort Mason Center.
We invite dedicated young musicians in grades 6-10 to audition for this exciting rock-based band program.
Youth All-Star Band Program Details:
- For grades 6-10
- From mid-October to May
- Weekly rehearsals on Saturdays and/or weekdays after school, except for school and national holiday weekends
- Collaborative group songwriting to create original compositions in addition to performing rock covers
- Four high profile public performances at venues such as Cafe Du Nord and Bimbo's 365 Club
- Tuition $625/semester; program commitment is two semesters
- Partial scholarships may be available for those requiring financial assistance
Know a talented young musician? Help us spread the word about this exciting new program and the auditions by forwarding this to others that might be interested!