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Springfield Church of Christ,
STARRY NIGHT HOMESCHOOL PROM – ALL HOMESCHOOLERS 14+ INVITED!
Interested parents and teens are welcome to attend our open house Tuesday, May 12th at 7pm, Springfield Church of Christ, 7512 Old Keene Mill Road, Springfield, Virginia. Meet the tutors, preview class materials, and interact with current students!
STARS features inspired instruction from top teachers in the metro area with decades of homeschooling experience to motivate your students and spark that love of learning. Our rigorous courses include Apologia science curriculum with intensive lab work, including Physical Science, Biology, Advanced Biology, Nutrition, Chemistry, and Physics – Saxon Algebra I, Algebra II, Advanced Math, and Jacobs Geometry – Introduction to Literature, Creative Writing, World Literature, Essay Writing with SAT Prep – American History – Spanish and German language instruction – Art and Graphic Design – Knitting and Sewing – Classical Guitar and Guitar ensemble — Saxophone, Flute & Clarinet. Tutoring is available as well in selected subjects.
STARS also organizes field trips, such as to Kennedy Center fine arts education programs and for instruction at a renowned and/or Ivy League college for a day, as well as seasonal extra-curricular events and parent support activities.
Please email Anne-Marie Mingo at email@example.com with questions and/or to RSVP (appreciated but not required!).
STARS would like to invite you, on April 7th and 9th, 2015 between the hours of 10:30-1:30, to an Open House for students and families to meet our newest tutor, Matt Rogers for instrument demonstrations, direct Q & A with him, as well as signing up for an opportunity to try sax, flute, or clarinet themselves. Matt will be offering private lessons with STARS on Tuesdays and Thursdays. If you would like to set up free 30 minute trial lesson, email him at Matt@MattRogersMusic.com. We are so fortunate to have him join us and to have a musician of this caliber teach our students. Matt has also been asked to be a soloist for the Easter sunrise service at the Lincoln Memorial and will be performing with Michael Tait of the Newsboys. He would love to meet you and has invited students to come down to the stage afterwards to say hello.
We are super excited to add Saxophone, Flute, and Clarinet to our music opportunities. Victoria has been a big fan of Matt Rogers and we have finally worked out an opportunity for him to join us. You will find his bio below as well as contact information for him.
Matt Rogers (Saxophone, Flute & Clarinet) holds a degree in Saxophone Performance from George Mason University and has been teaching and performing in the D.C. area for over 20 years. He has performed with national acts including Roberta Flack, Allen Vizutti, Doc Severinsen, Travis Cottrell, Mandisa, Beth Moore-Living Proof Ministries and other nationally-known ministries. In addition, he has opened for artists including The Mighty Cloud, Salvador and Jaci Velasquez. He was the Grand Prize Winner of the Gospel Music Association’s (GMA) National Instrumental Competition in 2000 (Estes Park, CO). Locally, Mr. Rogers has performed on numerous occasions at McLean Bible Church, The Falls Church Anglican, Truro Anglican Church, as well as many others, including Capital Church, his home church. Mr. Rogers specializes in all levels and styles of saxophone as well as all styles through an upper-intermediate level in flute and clarinet. Composition, arranging, & transcription instruction available. Theory, sight-reading, rhythmic training and technique building are all standard in weekly lessons. Mr. Rogers is a member of MENC and NVMTA and is VIRTUS trained and certified.
Mr. Rogers is available to teach at the STARS campus on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30AM-2PM beginning on Tuesday, 3/3/15. For your convenience, Mr. Rogers allows for a trial lesson of 45 minutes for the reduced rate of $25. Should you decide to continue, you may arrange a time to study with him at the STARS campus via email at:
Payments are monthly and will be given to Anne-Marie Mingo made out to Mr. Rogers’ company: NBW Productions, LLC, at the last lesson prior to the start of the month you are paying for. Submitting post-dated checks for us to keep on file in the office is encouraged.
If you do not already own an instrument, please contact Mr. Rogers directly for rental or purchase recommendations.
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