Posts tagged News
New Rockers Program Announced - All Originals for Spring Season!

Check out our newest Rockers program where students will write, compose, arrange, perform, and record their own songs. Learn more about this exciting all originals new program that starts in April. Sign up now and check out all of our music classes and private lessons for kids, teens, and adults. More new programs and camps to follow so stay tuned.

Big Week at RiverCity! 🎸🎤🎹🤘🏻
rockfest 2

RockFest 2 @ Capitol Saturday, July 8th, 3:00 pm - FREE!

We continue our FREE end of Spring season show this year at the Oregon State Capitol's Wilson Park (flag area on west side of the Capitol). All of our bands perform the songs they have been working on for this past season: Young Rockers, Legends-Green Day, Rockers-1970s, Royals, and our Adult program the Renegades. Enjoy the sun, shade, park, beautiful Capitol grounds, Food Truck (Island Girl's Lunchbox) and rock and roll! More Info Here! 

orange amp rivercity rockstar academy

Summer Programs & Private Lessons

Our Summer Session begins Monday, July 10th with a new season of our Adult Program and then Tuesday, July 11th we start our Summer Mix-Tape Mini Session for 8 weeks. This program is for students ages 10-18 of all abilities for guitar, drums, bass, piano/keys, and/or vocals. Summer also is a good time to start or continue with private lessons. We provide lessons for all ages and abilities for guitar, bass, drums, piano, vocals, and ukulele. Sign up for a FREE TRIAL LESSON or book the entire Summer. Enrolled students receive special pricing for continuing private lessons. Lessons are available Mondays, Tuesday,s Wednesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays! 

Fall Season Programs Announced

We begin our Fall Season Saturday, September 9th with our Legends of Rock Program which will focus on the Monsters of Rock: AC/DC, Black Sabbath, & Led Zeppelin for ages 10-18. Our Young Rockers program for beginners ages 8-14 begins on Monday, September 11th. Our performance band the Royals, will have auditions for advanced musicians ages 14-20 on September 11th. The Adult Program for Ages 21+ called Renegades for beginner through advanced musician begins later that Monday evening September 11th. The Rockers program ages 12-18 will focus on Bands from the United Kingdom from the 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, 00s through today on Tuesday, September 12th. All of the programs are 12-weeks in length and include a final season show in December. We are also happy to announce that Pop Rocks will be back due to popular demand for ages 5-7. This 6-week program will be offered on Thursdays from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. (9/14 - 10/19) and also on Saturday mornings from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (9/16 - 10/21). As always, private & group lessons are available for guitar, drums, bass, piano, vocals, and ukulele. Legends of Rock, Young Rockers, and Rockers include a weekly 30-minute private lesson in addition to band rehearsal in the cost of tuition. Pop Rocks, Renegades, & Royals programs do not include a weekly private lesson in the cost of tuition but we offer this at a substantial discount. For all of our programs, we provide discounts for families, payment in full, and referrals for our programs. Keep rocking Salem!

Play the Music of Green Day - Sign Up Now for Next Season & Save 20%

LEGENDS OF ROCK-GREEN DAY

GUITAR, BASS, DRUMS, PIANO, & VOCALS

OPEN TO BEGINNER, INTERMEDIATE & ADVANCED MUSIC SKILL LEVELS

Our Legends of Rock Program will feature one band each season. The upcoming Spring 2017 Season will feature the works of Green Day. This 12-week  Legends of Rock Program is for kids and teens ages 10-18 from beginners, intermediate and advanced students on instruments including guitar, bass, piano, drums and vocals (For Beginner and Intermediate students we would highly recommend adding a weekly private 30 minute lesson at a significant discount for enrolled students*). This program will focus on one legendary band in Rock and will meet every week to learn, study and perform a diverse catalog of songs written by that band. Students will be instructed and guided through the history of the band, the members and equipment they used. At the end of the 12-week program, the students will perform for their family and friends at a local venue. This is a great introductory class for students interested in what we do at RiverCity Rock Star Academy.  REGISTER HERE