Let’s Play Music classes will be offered at Xpress Yourself Dance Studio in Coral Springs Florida, starting Fall 2017. Let’s Play Music is a nationally acclaimed 3-year whole-musician course, beginning at age 4-6 in the first year, teaching rhythm, ear training, singing, theory, early piano skills, staff relationships/note reading, classical form, primary chords/cadences, and so much more, all done through PLAY! This is a course where a parent is involved in class every other week during the first year and facilitates parent/child relationships.
Leslie also teaches private clarinet and piano lessons from home in Coral Springs. She has played piano since the age of 7 and clarinet from the age of 11, taking private lessons from college professors in both instruments since she was in middle school. She has a Bachelor’s degree in music, with a clarinet emphasis from Brigham Young University (2011). She has played in many community orchestras in the USA and Vancouver, Canada, and has had the opportunity to play in prestigious concert halls like Carnegie Hall in New York City, Abravanel Hall in SLC, and the UBC Center in Vancouver, B.C. She has taught privately since 2002.