Hanging out in town this summer and looking for something fun to do? How about learning and playing cool songs and then putting on a show for your family and friends? Join our Summer Mix-Tape Session starting Tuesday, July 9th through August 27th with a show on Thursday, August 29th! Each weekly rehearsal is from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Open to students ages 12-18 of all musical skills (beginners, intermediates, & advanced) guitar, drums, bass, piano, and vocals. If you ever wanted to try out the RiverCity experience, this is the perfect opportunity. Enrolled students will be able to also sign up for weekly private lessons at a very special rate. Tuition for this program is only $300 for the session and includes over 25 hours of instruction, band rehearsals, and a show. No additional discounts apply. Enroll Here
Our end of the Summer show at The Space Concert Club featuring performances by our Summer Mix Tape Program, the RiverCity Royals, and the Renegades (our adult rock program). Featuring songs by the Foo Fighters, White Stripes, Beatles, Rush, Nena, Cheap Trick, Scorpions, Weezer, Presidents of the United States, Devo, Muse, The Who, Rob Zombie, Snow Patrol and many more. Only $5 for adults. Kids & Teens Free!
Shout out to all of our RiverCity family that rocked Make Music Day - Salem! We want to thank all the teachers, students, parents, friends, and RiverCity family that made Make Music Day a success. It was a long day for many of us that started at 7:00 am and finished up at 1:00 am. Thanks to our interns Mackenzie Rolf and Hunter Winnen, as well as student volunteer John Watson in helping us set up early in the morning and assisting throughout the day and evening.
Thanks to all of our teachers and staff Kaylee Bonatakis, David Aizuss, Rebecca McDade, Monica Pomares, Douglas Hoffman, Topher Miguel Rodriguez, Jarred Venti, Wil Bakula, as well as staff Brian Hart, Abby King, Karen Hart Green, Danielle Green and Mark Green. Not only did our teachers help with gear set-up and break-down and directing our program performances, they also performed with their own bands or as solo acts Including the M69's, Lords of Blackpool, Sleep Millennium, City of Pieces, MARC & the Horsejerks, Mr. Frederick's product production co., Ukuladies, Center Mass String Quartet, Gabriel Cox Band, Sousapalooza, Percy Lounge, and Rebecca McDade.
Huge kudos to everyone for helping to make it a great Make Music Day Salem!