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Get in the holiday spirit with these classical Christmas songs

| December 24, 2017

Which classical music suits Christmas the most? TimeOut New York listed out the best 20 classical music for Christmas: 1.“Christmas Oratorio” by J.S. Bach2.“Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy” by…

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2017 Royal Conservatory Certificate Program Award Winners

| December 14, 2017

We are excited to announce that three of Arete Music Academy students have been awarded State Certificate of Excellence in 2017 Royal Conservatory Certificate Program award. Five students are also receiving Center…

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5 Things to know about Violin

| December 12, 2017

*The violin is a wooden string instrument in the violin family. It is the smallest and highest-pitched instrument in the family in regular use. *A violin is tuned in fifths,…

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Pre-Registration for Spring 2018

Arete Music Academy | December 1, 2017

Pre-Registration has begun! If you are a current student at Arete, you may reserve your current lesson time for the spring semester now until 12/9. Please contact the office ASAP to reserve your spot! For group classes, spring schedule is also now…

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6 Benefits of Music Lessons

| November 13, 2017

Learning to play an instrument can help your child fine-tune her ear and enhance skills needed for education and social interaction.   Between soccer and scouts, your school-age kid's schedule…

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5 Things to know about the piano

Arete Music Academy | October 21, 2017

1. It is a string /keyboard instrument invented around the 1700s 2. Most modern pianos have a row of 88 black and white keys, including 52 white keys and 36…

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Upcoming trial classes

Arete Music Academy | August 24, 2017

If you're new to Arete Music Academy and would like to try a class before you enroll, please fill out the Trial Signup Form or call 201-205-1121 to schedule a trial class.

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Meet our outstanding faculty members

Arete Music Academy | August 24, 2017

Arete Music Academy is committed to providing a high caliber of music education, from elementary through advanced levels, to students of all ages. Our faculty is comprised of experienced and…

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Arete Music Academy | August 15, 2017

Have you registered your child for music lessons this fall yet? We're just a couple of weeks away from our Fall semester. Click below to view our class offerings and…

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Mini Recital

Arete Academy | May 20, 2017

A full lengh of our mini recital!   

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Class Canceled March. 14, 2017 due to snow

Arete Music Academy | March 14, 2017

All classes are canceled on Tuesday, March. 14, 2017 Due to the inclement weather, Arete Academy will cancel all private lessons and group classes on Thursday, Feb 9th. Make-up classes will be scheduled on Thursday, June 8th at the regular lesson time.

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Art Intensive Camp 2017

Arete Art Academy | March 4, 2017

Arete Art Intensive Camp allows students to immerse themselves in collaborative art making and learn to create through a variety of art media, including collage, painting, drawing, printmaking, textiles, and…

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Summer Group Classes

Arete Music Academy | March 4, 2017

  A variety of group classes are available throughout the 2017 summer, for both beginners and non-beginners. Classes meet once a week from June 19th to August 19th. Piano for…

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Musical Theater Camp 2017

Arete Music Academy | March 3, 2017

Does your child love to sing, act, and create? Join our most popular summer program "Musical Theater Camp" this year. This fun and engaging music camp is perfect for students of age…

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How easy is it to switch instruments

How easy is it to switch instruments?

Arete Music Academy | February 15, 2017

Have you been playing an instrument for a while now, but you’re beginning to realize that it doesn’t do everything you’d like to do musically? Did your parents spend a lot of money on an instrument (and you like it), but you’d also like to try something new?

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