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BEGINNER CLASSES START OCTOBER 1! REGISTER NOW!

STRAIGHT SHOT (Accelerated Summer Program) | SUMMER WORKSHOPS | SCHOOL YEAR

A Top 3 Rated Music School in Des Moines, IA
A Top 3 Rated Music School Accreditations

Summer Registration Opens in January!

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SUMMER MUSIC PROGRAMS

A Season of Fun and Learning

Our summer music camps and workshops are a fantastic way to introduce your child to music, or for your current musician to develop skills and learn something new! 

Select your child’s level of experience below to view our available activities.

Looking to complete a full level of piano or guitar during the summer instead? Learn more on our Straight Shot page!

All Abilities

These fun and engaging camps require no previous experience.

Pre-School

Description.

Ages: 3-5
Date(s): 
Time(s):
Required Experience: None
Pricing: $

Mini Music Makers

A creative introduction to the keyboard to explore your child’s love of music!
Parents attend class with their child, so you and your student will both enjoy exciting activities including singing, listening, movement, rhythm, sound and beginning activities at the keyboard. All sessions are the same content.

Ages: 5-8
Date(s): 

Time(s):
Required Experience: None
Pricing: $

Voice 101 - Disney Heros

Learn to sing and dance to your favorite songs sung by Disney heroes!
Solo auditions are to be submitted before May 1. Submit a 30 – 60 second video of you singing along with any of your favorite Disney songs.

Date(s): 
Time(s):
Required Experience: None
Pricing: $290

Date(s): 
Time(s):
Required Experience: None
Pricing: $290

Ukulele 101

Learn to play the most popular ukulele songs, plus the skills to play ukulele in a band! Performance at the end. Ukulele’s are provided. 

Ages: 7-11
Date(s): 

Time(s):
Required Experience: None
Pricing: $120

Experience Preferred

We prefer students have some experience before signing up for the below program(s).

Summer Express (1-on-1 Lessons)

You’re in control of your learning speed this summer!
Slow and easy, or intense and fast, your experienced instructor will be your journey guide. Includes the Summer Express Pack – a variety of 40 level-specific songs of several styles, including exclusive how-to videos to help you along the way. You’ll want to see solos written by our very own Arrow Academy staff, as well as music written by other Arrow advanced students. 8 one-on-one 30 minute lessons are chosen through the summer, easily working around camps and vacations. 

Ages:
Date(s): 

Time(s):
Required Experience: Experience preferred
Pricing: $290

Ages:
Date(s): 

Time(s):
Required Experience: Experience preferred
Pricing: $290

Ages:
Date(s): 

Time(s):
Required Experience: Experience preferred
Pricing: $290

Ages:
Date(s): 

Time(s):
Required Experience: Experience preferred
Pricing: $290

Experience Required

Experience is required for the below group program(s). Please contact us to determine the right fit for your child!

Creative Songwriting 101

Learn to write your own song, with chords, lyrics, and a great melody!
Concert of original songs on the last day. Pre-requisite – 1 year or more of lessons.

Ages: 
Arrow Levels: 1A-2A
Date(s): 

Time(s):
Required Experience: 1 year or more of lessons on your instrument
Pricing: $290

Creative Songwriting 102

Learn the next steps in writing and performing your own song, complete with chords, melody, and lyrics!
Concert of original songs on the last day. Pre-requisite – 3 or more years of lessons on your instrument.

Ages: 
Arrow Levels: 2A-2B
Date(s): 

Time(s):
Required Experience: 3 years or more of lessons of lessons on your instrument
Pricing: $290

Creative Songwriting 201

Write and perform your own song with a band, and learn to sing while you play!
Learn to play in the band for others’ original songs. Concert of original songs at the end of the week and recording with your very own cover for your EP!  Pre-requisite – 5 or more years of lessons on your instrument.

Ages: 
Arrow Levels: 3-Adv
Date(s): 

Time(s):
Required Experience: 5 years or more of lessons of lessons on your instrument
Pricing: $290

Bands 101

Learn to lead and play in a band with today’s popular songs!
Open for students with experience on piano, guitar, bass, drums, and singing. Musical fun for your budding rockstar!

Ages: 
Arrow Levels: 1A-2B
Date(s): 

Time(s):
Required Experience: 
Pricing: $290

Bands Intensive

Intensify your band playing expertise with Bands Intensive camp!
You’ll get serious about jazz, reggae, Latin, and rock styles – playing all the parts and learning to arrange for multiple players. Concert at the end.

Ages: 
Arrow Levels: 3-5
Date(s): 

Time(s):
Required Experience: 
Pricing: $290

Ultimate Bands

Intensify your band playing expertise with Bands Intensive camp!
You’ll get serious about jazz, reggae, Latin, and rock styles – playing all the parts and learning to arrange for multiple players. Public Concert at the end.

Ages: 
Arrow Levels: 3-5
Date(s): 

Time(s):
Required Experience: 
Pricing: $290

what to expect

from Arrow Academy of music's beginner lessons

To help you best manage your own schedule and your child’s involvement in our program we will provide you with the tools you need for our piano or guitar group lessons, in-person or online. 
Below is what you can expect from us at Arrow Academy when signing up for our lessons.

Piano Lessons

Arrow Academy will help your child to discover their individual talents and to encourage the love of playing piano for life.

Guitar Lessons

Learn to play guitar with Arrow Academy of Music. Our group lessons are designed for kids to learn read notes, play chords and improvise.

Looking for Accelerated Learning?

Complete a full level of piano or guitar lessons this summer with our Straight Shot Program.

Important Registration Information

$145 Registration Fee until JULY 14

  1. Create / Sign-in to your account
  2. Find your student’s level
  3. Select a class 
  4. Enroll in Auto-Pay
  5. Pay fees to reserve your spot now!

Important Registration Information

$140 Registration Fee

Use Promo Code for $5 OFF $140 Materials Fee
Promo ends December 17th!

Use Promo Code for $5 OFF
$140 Materials Fee

Promo ends December 17!

PROMO CODE:

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  1. Create / Sign-in to your account
  2. Find your student’s level
  3. Select a class 
  4. Enroll in Auto-Pay
  5. Pay registration fees to reserve your spot now!

Registration fees are non-refundable. 

Important Registration Information

$150 Registration Fee

  1. Create / Sign-in to your account
  2. Find your student’s level
  3. Select a class 
  4. Enroll in Auto-Pay
  5. Pay fees to reserve your spot now!

Important Registration Information

$160 Registration Fee

  1. Create / Sign-in to your account
  2. Find your student’s level
  3. Select a class 
  4. Enroll in Auto-Pay
  5. Pay fees to reserve your spot now!