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Music programs: day camps; piano, singing, songwriting, guitar & instrumental groups, musical games; picnics, outdoor symphony concerts, musical theater

The summer time offers a wide range of exciting activities for kids. In recent years, customized and flexible summer music programs, offered by independent music teachers, have gained great popularity. is the leading membership-based network of independent music teachers across the United States and Canada. Free of charge, the public can search for and contact available instructors in their area who offer traditional one-on-one music lessons. Visit

“ independent music teachers offer creative programs that give kids the necessary continuity during the summer, and are a fun alternative to the regular private lessons taken during the school year,” commented Ghenady Meirson who founded in 1996.

A few suggestions to consider:

  •      Plan ahead and coordinate with the music teacher your family summer vacation schedule.
  •      Some group music activities may include: day camps, private and group lessons, music theory games, discussions on composers; picnics and outdoor orchestra concerts, musical theatre; ensemble plying: piano four hands, instrumental groups, singing with piano or guitar accompaniment, songwriting; special guest performances, master classes; preparation for end of summer concert, and more.

For true beginners “it's the perfect time to get started with a ‘Quick Start’ summer program tailored to meet one’s summer schedule,” wrote Marion Radow, a Tucson, Arizona-based member whose program incorporates music related games so that everyone is engaged in the fun. network of independent music teachers attracts mostly classical and jazz musicians. Over 83% hold college degrees. While some members teach exclusively, most are active teachers, performers and recording artists.

Musicians interested to join will find complete membership information on Annual membership subscription fee is $99 (US).

NOTE TO EDITORS: For information on founder, Ghenady Meirson, visit: | Keyword: Ghenady Meirson

Mr. Meirson is available for interview.

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