Ensembles


  • Ensemble Information

    THE TONES

    TUESDAY NIGHT REHEARSALS: 5p-7p
    This band represents Cedarstone’s finest and most advanced musicians. The Tones is audition based and is highly selective to reflect its status as Cedarstone’s flagship core group. These students will be the face of Cedarstone and will have many opportunities to train as advanced performing musicians in the professional music community. This specialized education is focused on literally every practical aspect of being a pro performing musician while learning a vast array of technical and practical musical skills. 

    STYLE OF MUSIC:
    Rock / Pop
    Examples of music by: John Mayer, Coldplay, The Fray, Ben Rector,  Five for Fighting, NeedToBreathe, Sarah Bareilles, Led Zeppelin, Journey, The Beatles and Adele

    WHAT’S INCLUDED:
    Weekly 2 hour Rehearsal and Training Session
    Booking and Multiple Performance Opportunities
    Pro Recording Experience
    Songwriting Sessions
    Social Media Training

    OPPORTUNITIES:
    Pro Instruction on how to function in a professional band in the music industry
    Performing with a state of the art live sound and lighting rig
    Learning to create compelling and entertaining shows
    Learning how to create attention captivating arrangements
    Learning to transcribe and read charts
    Learning to write songs as a band
    Learning to design a show for maximum entertainment value
    Multiple live performance opportunities

    COST:
    $150/monthly (discounted tuition for students enrolled in private Cedarstone instruction)
    $200/monthly (tuition for students not enrolled in Cedarstone weekly private instruction)

    EXPECTATIONS / REQUIREMENTS:
    As an advocate and ambassador for Cedarstone School of Music every band member must function with ethics and integrity in accordance with our mission.
    Come prepared to every rehearsal at a high level of musical excellence.
    Attend all rehearsals. Maximum of 3 excused absences in every band season. 
    Attend and perform at all scheduled gigs. (TBD with open communication and pre planning)
    Maintain weekly private music instruction on the applied instruments and/or voice.

    2019 SEASON ONE SCHEDULE:
    Tuesday night rehearsals: 5pm-7pm
    We follow the Sumner County Schools calendar – no rehearsal on dates when school is not in session.

    PERFORMANCES:
    TBD

    AMPLIFY

    FRIDAY REHEARSALS 4p-6p
    This pop / rock band represents Cedarstone’s young advanced musicians. Amplify is audition based and is highly selective. These students will train weekly, learning the ins and outs of performing in a rock band. This specialized education is focused on practical aspects of being a performing musician while learning a vast array of technical musical skills. 

    STYLE OF MUSIC:
    Rock / Pop
    Examples of music by: John Mayer, Coldplay, The Fray, Ben Rector,  Five for Fighting, NeedToBreathe, Sarah Bareilles, Led Zeppelin, Journey, The Beatles and Adele

    WHAT’S INCLUDED:
    Weekly 2-hour Rehearsal and Training Session
    Perform as a band at Cedarstone Events
    Perform as a band at Local Community Events

    OPPORTUNITIES:
    Pro Instruction on how to function in a professional band in the music industry
    Performing with a state of the art live sound and lighting rig
    Learning to create compelling and entertaining shows
    Learning how to create attention captivating arrangements
    Learning to transcribe and read charts
    Learning to write songs as a band
    Learning to design a show for maximum entertainment value

    COST:
    $150/monthly tuition (discounted for students enrolled in private Cedarstone instruction)
    $200/monthly tuition (for students not enrolled in Cedarstone weekly private instruction)

    EXPECTATIONS / REQUIREMENTS:
    As an advocate and ambassador for Cedarstone School of Music every band member must function with ethics and integrity in accordance with our mission.
    Come prepared and on time to every rehearsal with a high level of musical excellence.
    Always bring applied instruments and needed accessories
    Attend all rehearsals. Maximum of 3 excused absences in every band season. 
    Perform at all scheduled gigs. (TBD with open communication and pre planning)
    Maintain weekly private music instruction on the applied instruments and/or voice

    2019 SEASON ONE SCHEDULE:
    Friday night rehearsals: 4pm-6pm
    We follow the Sumner County Schools calendar – no rehearsal on dates when school is not in session.

    PLATINUM

    TUESDAY NIGHT REHEARSALS 7pm-9pm
    This a cappella group represents Cedarstone’s most advanced vocalists. Cedarstone Platinum is audition based and highly selective to reflect its status as Cedarstone’s core singers.

    STYLE OF MUSIC:
    Various Genres of Popular and Current Music

    WHAT’S INCLUDED:
    Weekly 2 hour Rehearsal and Training Session
    Cedarstone Performance Opportunities
    Training in singing the different parts to songs and various arrangements

    OPPORTUNITIES:
    Pro Instruction on how to function in a professional group in the music industry
    Performing with a state of the art live sound and lighting rig
    Learning to create compelling and entertaining shows
    Learning how to create attention captivating arrangements
    Learning to transcribe and read charts
    Learning to design a show for maximum entertainment value
    Possible opportunities for travel and competition

    COST:
    $150/monthly tuition for students enrolled in private Cedarstone instruction
    $200/monthly tuition for students not enrolled in Cedarstone weekly private instruction

    EXPECTATIONS:
    As an advocate and ambassador for Cedarstone School of Music every band member must function with ethics and integrity in accordance with our mission.
    Come prepared to every rehearsal at a high level of musical excellence.
    Attend all rehearsals. Maximum of 3 excused absences in every season. 
    Attend and perform at all scheduled performances. (TBD with open communication and pre planning)

    2019 SEASON ONE SCHEDULE:
    Tuesday night rehearsals: 7pm-9pm
    We follow the Sumner County Schools calendar – no rehearsal on dates when school is not in session.

  • Pricing Options

    • THE TONES

      COST:
      $150/monthly (discounted tuition for students enrolled in private Cedarstone instruction)
      $200/monthly (tuition for students not enrolled in Cedarstone weekly private instruction)

      • Weekly 2 hour Rehearsal and Training Session
      • Booking and Multiple Performance Opportunities
      • Pro Recording Experience
      • Songwriting Sessions
      • Social Media Training
      • Pro Instruction on how to function in a professional band in the music industry
      • Performing with a state of the art live sound and lighting rig
      • Learning to create compelling and entertaining shows
      • Learning how to create attention captivating arrangements
      • Learning to transcribe and read charts
      • Learning to write songs as a band
      • Learning to design a show for maximum entertainment value
      • Multiple live performance opportunities
      $150.00 / Month
    • AMPLIFY

      COST:
      $150/monthly tuition (discounted for students enrolled in private Cedarstone instruction)
      $200/monthly tuition (for students not enrolled in Cedarstone weekly private instruction)

      • Weekly 2-hour Rehearsal and Training Session
      • Perform as a band at Cedarstone Events
      • Perform as a band at Local Community Events
      • Pro Instruction on how to function in a professional band in the music industry
      • Performing with a state of the art live sound and lighting rig
      • Learning to create compelling and entertaining shows
      • Learning how to create attention captivating arrangements
      • Learning to transcribe and read charts
      • Learning to write songs as a band
      • Learning to design a show for maximum entertainment value
      $150.00 / Month
    • PLATINUM

      Cost:
      $150/monthly tuition for students enrolled in private Cedarstone instruction
      $200/monthly tuition for students not enrolled in Cedarstone weekly private instruction

      • Weekly 2 hour Rehearsal and Training Session
      • Cedarstone Performance Opportunities
      • Training in singing the different parts to songs and various arrangements
      • Pro Instruction on how to function in a professional group in the music industry
      • Performing with a state of the art live sound and lighting rig
      • Learning to create compelling and entertaining shows
      • Learning how to create attention captivating arrangements
      • Learning to transcribe and read charts
      • Learning to design a show for maximum entertainment value
      • Possible opportunities for travel and competition
      $150.00 / Month
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