This non-profit provides a full range of music classes for children of all ages. Committed to the belief that every child can learn and the potential of every child is unlimited, the Dolce Music Academy (DMA) emphasizes the parent-teacher-child triangle as a means of fostering strong character as well as developing masterful musicianship. For more information and to register for any of our Dolce Music Academy lessons, contact Danette Warren at 713.542.5428 or visit dolcemusicacademy.org.
As we transition back to in-person lessons and classes, we will continue to offer online options for both private lesson and group class instruction.
Dolce Babies | Wednesdays • 9:30 am-10:30 am, currently online with Zoom.
For children 3 weeks – 4 years. Each class includes activities involving singing, playing instruments, creative movement, storybooks, parent education and written observations. All students will receive a CD of class songs to sing and listen to at home. Cost is $98/month or $258/quarter. One time registration fee of $39 required.
Dolce Private Lessons (violin/viola/cello/bass) | Tuesday-Thursday, as scheduled with instructor
For children 3 years-adults. DMA offers private lessons for violin, viola, cello and bass. Parents will attend weekly lessons and also Suzuki group classes with their child and assist with daily home practice. Parents will receive detailed instruction in each lesson on how to help their child practice at home. Monthly tuition begins at $211 (for 30 min. lessons). Yearly registration fee of $39 required.
Dolce Strings (violin/viola/cello/bass)
Suzuki Group Classes | Mondays 5:30-7:30pm
Open to Suzuki students of all ages and levels, from pre-twinkle through book 10. An ensemble experience for any student enrolled in private lessons with any Suzuki teacher. Includes many performance opportunities. Tuition is $275/semester or $495 for the school year and includes classes, concerts, snacks and t-shirt. All students must currently be enrolled in private lessons with a Suzuki teacher to be eligible for participation.
First Friday Fiddle Jam | First Friday of the Month • 6:30-8:30 pm
Western Swing fun for everyone! Bring your fiddle, violin, viola, cello, string bass, guitar etc. Players of any age and level of experience are welcome.
Houston Suzuki Institute, A specialized Summer Camp for Suzuki students and parents | June 2022
Suzuki students of all ages and levels, from pre-twinkle through book 10, attend this unique camp with a parent or parent. This Suzuki Association of the Americas approved event offers a 5-day intensive musical experience for everyone. All are invited to join us for our Thursday night Western Swing Dance and BBQ Dinner.