Preschool Music enhances skills, development

Early exposure to music and movement unlocks both social and intellectual development in preschoolers. The Music Tree Prep School provides the expertise and fertile soil needed to grow and enhance young minds in the Early Birds Music Program for children ages 2 and a half to 4 years old. The Spring 2018 classes will be held on Mondays at 1 p.m. and will be taught by Music Tree vocal instruc...
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Classes cancelled due to weather conditions

Dear Parents and Students: Due to the continued winter weather and road conditions, we have decided to cancel all lessons for today, Wednesday, January 17. We will reschedule makeups during your next lesson. Please be safe and stay warm! If you had a lesson scheduled today, please check in and let us know you received this message. Faculty have been contacting their students, but we want to make...
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Band camp: Let the rock star in you shine through!

Band camp: Let the rock star in you shine through!
Summer isn't over yet, which means we still have all the time in the world to play music to our heart's content! Reserve your spot now for our combined Garage Band Camp, running from Monday July 24 - Friday July 28, 10 am - 2 p.m. for middle school and high school students.  No previous music experience is required and instruments are available for use during the camp. This is a fun way to ...
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Pianopalooza: Join the piano camp experience!

Pianopalooza: Join the piano camp experience!
This unique summer camp, Pianopalooza, is geared toward piano students who wish to explore the world of piano duets. Students will be paired by ability and personality. The instructor will give guidance on a number of topics related to playing with a duet partner including: How to skillfully begin and end a piece of music How to choreograph smooth hand movements How to play together i...
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Music Tree now offering new Chamber Orchestra

Music Tree now offering new Chamber Orchestra
The Music Tree Prep School is offering a special Chamber Orchestra experience for student string musicians in and around the Zachary area. The group will meet for eight Saturdays starting September 24th at 1:30 p.m. and is open to students who have taken private lessons or have played in a school orchestra. The Chamber Orchestra will be led by Music Tree Faculty Deborah Riberio and Unusdean...
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Post-flooding message from the Music Tree

Post-flooding message from the Music Tree
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Dear Parents: As we get ready to begin our semester on Monday, please know that our thoughts are with you and all of your extended family during this time of grief and stress and hard work. Although we will begin lessons Monday, we know that some of you have been greatly effected by the flood. If you need to wait to begin your semester, please contact me. I will pass this message on to you...
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Welcome to the Music Tree Fall Semester

Welcome to the Music Tree Fall Semester
Dear Parents: Lessons begin Monday, August 22nd Classes begin Monday, August 29th Returning Students: please contact your instructor (please let me know if you need contact information!) New Students: send an email at musictreeprepschool@gmail.com so that we can put you in touch with the appropriate teacher Special Note: Carol White has retired from the Music Tree, and Leticia Rodrigues h...
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String Camp 2016

String Camp 2016
The Music Tree’s Summer String Breakthrough Week was held June 20-24 and allowed young musicians the opportunity to continue their orchestra development while also having fun. The week-long camp had string musicians ages 10 to 15 playing violin and cello. A final performance was held Saturday, June 25 in the recently-opened Garage Band studio. The camp faculty featured cellist Unusdian Errandon...
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Riberio earns LSU, Blitzer Award violin distinctions

Riberio earns LSU, Blitzer Award violin distinctions
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Deborah Riberio is the 2016 winner of the Sidney M. Blitzer Award in Violin Performance. A native of Brazil, Riberio won the honor by earning the top violinist spot in the LSU School of Music’s annual concerto competition. The Blitzer Award in Violin Performance, a $1,500 prize, is given in memory of Sidney M. Blitzer, a music lover and violinist. It is funded by the Helene Kantrow Blitzer ...
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