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We’re offering two special workshops, remotely, this Fall of 2020. For string players, ‘Practice Strategies’ For instrumentalists and vocalists, ‘How to Record Professionally’ Practice Strategies This four week online workshop is designed specifically for string players aged 13 through high school. Topics include: Get Inspired! The science of habit formation (do’s and don’ts) What to […]

Anyone, living anywhere, can learn to play online with Pakachoag Music School. Brian Perry has been able to continue his private lessons this Fall of 2020 thanks to Pakachoag Music School’s quick adaptation to online lessons. Now in his retirement, Mr. Perry practices daily because he knows “learning to play the violin well takes time, […]

Hearty congratulations to Pakachoag violin students Mia and Kamden, of Shrewsbury.  Following COVID-19 shut-downs in mid-March, and as the summer arrived, Mia and Kamden decided they would challenge their “musical selves”.  They committed, together, to complete 100 consecutive days of practice. The 100 days spanned most of the summer (a little over 14 weeks).   Teacher […]

Music Together® Facebook Live Thursday, September 17, 2 PM EDT with Dr. Lili Levinowitz and Susan Darrow Making music as a family brings you closer together and naturally supports your child’s development in so many ways. That’s why as a Music Together® licensee, we say Music Learning Supports All Learning®! Social distancing and remote work […]

New to private lessons with Pakachoag?  Sign up for school year lessons now (by September 24th) and we’ll waive the $40 registration fee. Our featured instrument for September is the Fife.  A great way to get started, for ages 7 to 10.  If you want to play in band next year, fife lessons will give […]

Fall 2020 Preview:  Why / How Remote Music Learning is Different Dear Friends, We hope you remain well. As public school openings (or “remotings” ) take shape, we’re ready to confirm our plans at Pakachoag. Fall 2020 includes our new Pakachoag Connect Remote Learning Program as well as some limited in-person options. If you are […]

Take a tour, remotely, with Pakachoag Music School and the Worcester Children’s Chorus Learn about some exciting new program offerings and discounts with the Chorus and Pakachoag. Hear from parents & teachers. Learn about remote vs. in-person: how it works; and more. Dates: Choose Wednesday, August 12 or Tuesday, August 25 Registration for 8/25 is open until […]

Need a break from life? from COVID? from Netflix?  Enthusiastic Pakachoag Students are sharing their harmonies from home.  Roughly 12 students will be featured in our fourth streamed recital scheduled for Saturday, July 18 7:00 pm From Home, via our Facebook Page or visit our YouTube Channel. Students range in age from about 12 to […]

Dear Music School Friends, As a not-for-profit, Pakachoag Music School is called to fulfill our mission in a way that contributes to community. A number of emails have gone out in the last few days related to the current circumstances facing both our local community and the country as a whole. We would like to […]

COVID restrictions getting to you? Feeling isolated or down? We’d like to invite you to hear the future! Harmonies From Home will feature over 40 students of Pakachoag Music School in three streamed recitals. And, we’ll have an extra treat with selections by the Worcester Children’s Chorus. We’re inviting everyone to join us (at home). […]