Playing music with friends is fun!
One cannot make harmony alone.
Beginning Group Ukulele Lessons:
For students 8 years old through adult who are just starting out on the ukulele. This semester (4-month) course includes 60 minute weekly lessons focusing on tuning, strumming and fingerpicking basics, chord transition, rhythm and singing practice. The students will play and sing together as they improve their ukulele skills!
Intermediate Group Ukulele Lessons:
For students 10 years old through adult who know how to tune their ukulele and are already able to transition smoothly between the C, F and G chords. This semester (4-month) course includes 60 minute weekly lessons focusing on additional strumming patterns, fingerpicking skill building, additional chords including bar chords, theory instruction, improvisation and arranging, rhythm skills and singing practice.
Beginning 8 years - Adult
Intermediate 10 years - Adult.
(Exceptions may be approved based on experience and ability)
Parent Attendance Required: No
Class Location: BIMEC Group Studio, 1006 S State St., Orem
Class Frequency & Length: 60 minute weekly class
Class/Program duration: Semester-long class (4 months)
Start Date, Day and Time: TBA - BIMEC scheduler will coordinate with enrolled students
Registration Fee: $25 BIMEC registration fee
Materials Fee: $15 Ukulele workbook/folder with music and worksheets
Tuition: $240 per semester (or $60 pmts x 4)
Sibling Discount: Yes, BIMEC sibling discount policy applies
Group Programs available at BIMEC
We are proud to offer excellent group programs for children at the Best In Music Education Center.
Learn more about each program below and please let us know what questions you have. We’re happy to help!
A complete musicianship string program for violin, viola and cello students. Students attend a weekly private lesson along with a weekly group class. Levels 1-5. Level 1 entry age is between 6-10 years old.
Sound Beginnings (age 0-4)
Sound Beginnings is education through musical play for babies and toddlers and a caregiver. Sound Beginnings prepares students for success in Let’s Play Music and in Preschool and Kindergarten!
Let’s Play Music (age 4-6)
Let’s Play Music is a fun music theory course where children learn advanced concepts and skills using age-appropriate methods. This play-based curricula takes full advantage of the brain’s ability to absorb musical concepts while having fun. We teach skills using solfege hand signs, folk songs, games, imagination and creativity.
Presto (age 7-12)
Presto is for the beginning pianist, whether they have had a year or so of piano lessons or no piano lessons at all. Presto teaches so much more than piano! We teach COMPLETE musicianship: vocal training, ear training, sight reading, music theory, rhythm, music history, proper piano technique, and we do it in a fun, snappy style that tweens love!
Let’s Play Music BRIDGE (for LPM graduates)
Bridge is the perfect next step for graduates of the Let’s Play Music program who want to continue their complete musicianship education with a piano focus.
Custom Group Lessons
Are you and friends or family interested in taking group lesson together, but the group you’re wanting isn’t already available? Group lessons can be customized for any instrument with 3 or more students at a similar level. Playing music with friends is fun! Give us a call and set up your own group lessons! We can arrange just a month of group lessons, or we can make it something more long term. Tuition for these lessons is a monthly flat fee (prices listed below). On the registration form, select group lessons and provide us with additional information about your situation within the form. Get started now if you have a group ready to go. Or, get on a waiting list to see if more students are interested in group lessons on your same instrument. Call or email our BIMEC staff at email@example.com or 801-802-0625.
Are you and a friend or family member interested in taking duo lessons together? Then give us a call and set up your own duo lessons! This is a popular choice for siblings starting at a similar level, or for a parent learning alongside their child. We can arrange just a month of duo lessons, or we can schedule on going monthly duo lessons. Tuition for these lessons is a monthly flat fee (prices listed below). On the registration form select duo lessons and provide us with additional information about your situation within the form. Call or email our BIMEC staff at firstname.lastname@example.org or 801-802-0625.
*Group Lesson Rates
3 or more students
60 minutes = $60 per student per month
Duo Lesson Rates
45 minutes = $75 per student per month
*Homeschool Group/Duo Rates
60 minute Group = $55 per student per month
45 minute Duo = $70 per student per month
*Group tuition applies to custom groups formed with 3 or more students. Each existing Group Program we offer (Kodály Strings, Let’s Play Music, BIMEC Choir, etc.) has its own pricing structure that will apply.