Grades One to Five - Rock Band

  • Weeks 1 & 2 in West Hills
  • Weeks 3 – 5 in Chatsworth

Experience the thrill of playing all the instruments of a Rock Band in this exciting class! Students rotate between guitar/bass, voice, keyboards and drums in 45 minute intervals as they prepare to play in a rockin’ ensemble. All students will have fun while working on a popular rock/pop song as they hone their skills on different musical instruments. The new musicians will perform in small band settings at the end of class. Set your inner rock star free!

Instructors: Mrs. Denise Leslie & Mr. Jim Leslie

June 13 – 17 and June 20 – 24 in West Hills

June 27 – July 1 and July 11 – 15 in Chatsworth

Fee: $235

 Instructor Bio: Our program is taught by Mrs. Denise Leslie (Bachelor of Music), former music teacher at  Pinecrest schools and director of Musical Theater Productions at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Center for the past 16 years. Denise has toured nationally and played with Bob Seeger and Michael McDonald of the Doobie Brothers. She currently fronts the tribute band “Fleetwoods Bac” posing as Stevie Nicks. She works with her husband Jim Leslie (Bachelor of Music). Jim also teaches at St. Paschal Baylon, St. Rosa Lima and St. Peter Clavier Schools. Jim is the ex-guitarist for the Fifth Dimension and studied with Andres Segovia, and poses as Lindsey Buckingham in the tribute band. Both are professional weekly church musicians. Their two sons, Brandon and Chris, who are also music majors, play 4 different instruments will assist them. Let our family show your family how to make music!*Students are given use of keyboards w/headphones/guitars/ drums / and vocal michrophone during the lessons.  Materials are given- one for use during the class and one for home at the end of the session.