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NEMPAC Announces Spring Course Lineup


Check out our Spring Course offerings! Music class and more for kids and adults!

*Early Childhood Education Offerings*

Family Music Makers: Little Music Makers –

Toddlers (ages newborn – approx 4) and their caretakers sing, dance and explore a variety of rhythm instruments.

Wednesdays: 9:30 – 10:15 am

Wednesdays: 10:30 – 11:15 am

Wednesdays: 11:30 – 12:15 pm

Location: Lincoln Wharf function room.

Instructor: Laura DiGiacomo

Fee: $175/ten meetings, children under 6 months may attend with a sibling at no additional charge. Each time slot is contingent upon a class minimum of 6 students.

Program Dates: April 10th – June 19th (no class 4/17)


Children’s Yoga to Music

This offering is geared toward children 4 – 7 years old, younger siblings are welcome to enroll as well. Caretakers will drop off their child/children. Children are encouraged to bring their own yoga mats!

Instructor: Karen Shea

Mondays 4:00 pm

Location: Boston Harbor Community Church

Fee: $150/8 classes, contingent upon a minimum of 4 students.

Program Dates: 4/22 – 6/24 (No class 5/27 and 6/17)


NEW! “Mommy and Me” Italian Class

Using an immersion technique children learn Italian by listening and repeating words and phrases as they engage in craft projects and sing along activities alongside their parents!

Instructor: Sonia Parravano

Tuesdays: 3:30 pm – 4:30 (ages 5-12)

Location: TBA

Program Dates: April 9th – June 18th (no class 4/14)

Fee: $250 a session (for parent and one child. Each additional child is $75)


My Gym

A beginners course in gymnastics offered by My Gym of Boston’s mobile unit. Please choose your time according to student age if possible. Next 10 week session.

Ages 1-2.5: Thurs 9:10 am

Ages 2.5-4: Thurs 10:00 am

Location: Boston Harbor Community Church

Class Fee: $175/10 sessions

Program Dates: April 11th – June 20th (No class 4/18)


*Music Class Offerings to Youth and Teens*

Kids & Teens Rock Band

A 10-week music class to ROCK! Musicians of all levels are encouraged to join.

Instructor: Jeremy Sarzana

Location: NEMPAC

Group I: Saturday 9:15 a.m. Ages 5-7

Group II: Saturday 2:30 p.m. Ages 8-15

Program Dates: April 13th – June 15th (no class 4/20)

Class Fee: $175/10 classes


Children’s Chorus Class

Students will learn how to sing in a group, how to read music, and even write their own songs! Songs will be selected from the American Song Book, and students will have solo opportunities. This is a prep class for our Music Theatre Troupe.

Tuesdays at 3:30pm

Instructor: Sherri Snow

Fee: 10 Week Session / $175

Program Dates: April 9th – June 18th (no class 4/16)

Performance: June 8th at our Spring Recital

NEW! Group Guitar Class!

We will help your child or teen learn guitar and love it! Class is for beginners or intermediate players. Nempac can provide an instrument for class purposes only, however we recommend you purchase or rent one.

Instructor: Morgan Bernhard


Session I: Ages 5-7 , 3:30pm – 4:00pm

Session II: Ages 8- 13, 5:00pm – 5:45pm

Fee: 10 week session / $175

Program Dates: April 10th – June 19th (no class 4/17)

Performance: June 8th, 2013 at our Spring Recital



 *Adult Class Offerings*

Adult Women’s Chorus

Tuesday’s 6:00 pm- 6:45pm

NEMPAC Studios

Instructor: Rachel Carpentier

Program Dates: 4/9  –  6/18 (no class 4/16)

Adult women are invited to join as we prepare a short program of classical music for women’s voices. Some musical experience is helpful, but not required. This is a ten week session for $150.

*There is no longer a drop-in option available in this program.

To enroll, please contact


Adult Italian – Spring 2013

Italian I:  Mondays:  7:30-9 pm

Covers Basic Grammar and pronunciation; simple reading, conversation and writing activities using present, past and future tenses.

Teacher:  Benedetta Rossi.

Location, Villa Michelangelo, 1 Michelangelo Street, Boston, MA

$175/10 weeks

Program Dates: 4/8 – 6/17 (no class on 4/15 and 5/27) *additional make-up to be scheduled

Italian II:  Tuesdays: 4:30-5:30 p.m.

This intermediate level course continues with grammar, emphasizing the use of the past, conditional past, conditional perfect, and subjunctive tenses. More complex reading, writing and conversational activities are assigned.

Teacher:  Sonia LaMaestra

Location:  9 Hull Street

$175/10 weeks

Program Dates: 4/9 – 6/18 (no class 4/16)

Italian III:  Mondays: 6:00-7:30 p.m.

This Advanced level course continues with more complex reading, writing and conversational activities.

Location, Villa Michelangelo, 1 Michelangelo Street, Boston, MA

175/10 weeks

Program Dates: 4/8 – 6/17 (no class on 4/15 and 5/27) *additional make-up to be scheduled


Adult Intro to Guitar

Tuesday’s 7:30 – 8:30pm

$175 for 10 Weeks

Program Dates: 4/09 – 6/ 18 (no class 4/16)

Instructor: Eric Gaudette

Beginner Guitar class for those of you who have always WANTED to play and instrument, strum along a camp fire, or just find your creative outlet. Take a break from your weekly routine…work, the gym,  the TV…and create music with a great group of local North End friends and neighbors.

Contact to sign up at !