What we teach…

The Ridgewood Conservatory offers a full range of instrumental, vocal, acting and dance instruction for students of all ages and levels…

PRIVATE INSTRUMENT LESSONS:

– Strings: violin, viola, cello, double bass, guitar, bass guitar, mandolin, ukulele, banjo
– Woodwinds: flute, piccolo, clarinet, bass clarinet, saxophone, oboe, english horn, bassoon, recorder
– Brass: trumpet, trombone, french horn, tuba, baritone horn, euphonium, flugelhorn, piccolo trumpet
– Piano, keyboards, organ, harpsichord
– Percussion: drums, timpani, vibraphone, marimba, xylophone, glockenspiel, chimes, bells, octopad
– Rock: electric guitar, electric bass, keyboards, drumset, songwriting, audio and video demos

PRIVATE VOICE LESSONS and WORKSHOPS:

– Vocal Performance and Singing Technique
– Classical: Opera, Oratorio, Concert
– Musical Theater: American Musical Theater, Broadway, Movie Musicals
– Contemporary: R&B, Pop, Rock, Jazz, Country
– Acting for Stage, Film and Television
– Musical Theater Workshops
– Vocal Workshops for Young Beginners
– NEW! Triple Threat Musical Theater Program

INSTRUMENTAL ENSEMBLES, WORKSHOPS and CLASSES:

– Chamber Music and Jazz Ensembles
– Jazz Improvisation Workshops
– Rock Groups

ADULT PROGRAMS:

Sundays are for Music Lovers! Classes
– Music Appreciation
– Exploration of Jewish Composers
– Beginning Music Theory – 1 and 2
– Intermediate Music Theory – 1 and 2
– Show Tunes Songbook
– Singers Songbook

Ensembles for Part-Time Musicians
– Chamber Coaching and Performance
– Adult Jazz Ensembles
– Klezmer Ensembles
– Rock Groups

The ROCK SHOP at TRC:

– One-On-One Rockology
– Bandology 101
– Rock Groups for Adults Only
– Recorded Live Show Package

EARLY CHILDHOOD MUSIC and EARLY CHILDHOOD DANCE:

– Early Childhood Music Classes (Early Music) for babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers
– Early Childhood Dance Classes (Pre-Ballet) – movement to music, pre-ballet and intro to ballet

DANCE PROGRAMS:

– Private Ballet, Pointe, Contemporary, and Hip-Hop Lessons
– Ballet, Pointe and Hip-Hop Classes
– NEW! Triple Threat Musical Theater Program

SPECIAL SUMMER PROGRAMS:

– Try An Instrument
– Six-Week Dance Classes
– Mini-Music (Early Childhood Music)
– Mini-Dance (Early Childhood Dance)
NEW! Triple Threat Musical Theater Program
– Imagination Summer Vacation Performing Arts Camp
– Intro to Guitar – Two-Week Group Classes

Please don’t hesitate to call us at 201-612-6686 if you have questions regarding scheduling, fees or course of study. We always welcome new students!