Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Fall 2015: Music & Creativity Classes w/ Spencer Michaud (A2 Rec & Ed)

Looking forward to another semester at Ann Arbor Rec & Ed! This Falls offering include Beginning Guitar, Creative Empowerment & * New this semester *: Continuing Guitar: The Music of The Beatles! Classes begin Monday Sept. 21st!


Beginning Guitar


Grade 9-Adult. BEGINNING Calling all aspiring guitarists. Whether you are a future rock god, jazz cat or campfire strummer, basic fundamentals and a strong foundation in technique is essential. Gain the beginning skills you need to launch your musical dream. Learn chord shapes, strumming patterns and basic music theory that can be applied to almost any style of music. Bring your own guitar. Instructor: Spencer Michaud is an experienced songwriter, performer and teacher. 8 weeks. Pioneer HS: $135

Sep 21, 2015 to Nov 9, 2015
Each Mo 6:30pm to 7:30pm




Continuing Guitar: The Music of The Beatles

Grade 9-Adult. CONTINUING Continue to build your guitar skills using the music of The Beatles as a guide in the fall term. Throughout the term, you add different Beatles songs to your music repertoire while you practice and improve your technique. Songs and theme change every term so this class can be repeated. Bring your own guitar. Instructor: Spencer Michaud is an experienced songwriter, performer and teacher. 8 weeks. Pioneer HS: $135

Sep 21, 2015 to Nov 9, 2015
Each Mo 7:45pm to 8:45pm


Creative Empowerment


Are you an artist, writer or musician looking to regain your inspiration and productivity? Do you have a vision, but feel like fear, self-sabotage or guilt are holding you back? This class is inspired by the creative recovery work of authors like Julia Cameron (The Artist's Way), Sark (Succulent Wild Woman) and the depth psychology of Joseph Campbell and James Hillman. Find practical solutions to inhibiting forces and replace them with artistic confidence. Empower the artist within you. Instructor: Spencer Michaud. 8 weeks. Eberbach Cultural Arts Bldg; $135

Sep 22, 2015 to Nov 10, 2015
Each Tu 2pm to 3:30pm