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Carmel Creek - Enrichment: Beginner Strings, 4th – 6th

Summer Enrichment / Carmel Creek Summer Enrichment - 2021 -
2021 Summer Enrichment

Students will learn the basics of playing a bowed string instrument and experience the joy of participating in a string ensemble. Classes will focus on technique, ensemble playing skills, musicianship, music theory and history. The course will culminate in a performance! Each student will need to provide their own instruments. Instruments can be rented from local shops or online. Rental costs may vary.

Andrew Simpson

Music Teacher - Solana Ranch

In addition to his California State Teaching Certificate, SBSD Music Teacher Mr. Simpson holds a Master of Arts degree in Cello Performance from Pennsylvania State University. While at Penn State Mr. Simpson studied with Kim Cook and served as principal cello in the university orchestra and baroque ensemble. He had master classes with Janos Starker, Aldo Parisot, Fred Sherry, Sandy Wilson and performed at Carnegie Hall with the Penn State Philharmonic. He also has many years of experience directing string ensembles.

Please email Mr. Simpson with any questions at

2021CC-56 Closed

  Andrew Simpson

Carmel Creek
Mon-Fri, Jun 21 - Jul 16
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

  No Class Jul 5


Grades   4th - 7th

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