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Samba Dance Class

Samba is one of Brazil’s most recognized dance styles, full of energy and charisma! Join this weekly in-person samba dance class, which builds up the fundamentals of technique and groove, including samba steps, body isolations, and hip work. This class will prepare...

Brazilian Bateria Percussion Ensemble

Have you been mesmerized by the energy and cohesion of the carnival street percussion groups of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil? Join this weekly Brazilian bateria class to learn the fundamentals of samba percussion technique and repertoire. A bateria is the percussion...

Silver Spring String Orchestra – Sinfonietta 2

This ensemble is a continuation of the Sinfonietta I Orchestra and focuses on further preparing repertoire for performance while developing ensemble skills. Open to strings students (violin, viola, cello, and bass) who work together as a group in a collaborative...

Silver Spring String Orchestra – Sinfonietta 1

String Orchestra at Silver Spring, Sinfonietta I, is a continuation of Beginner I and II. Open to string students (violin, viola, cello, bass) who have begun their musical journey and can play on all four strings, using four fingers in the first position. Our...

Silver Spring String Orchestra – Beginner 2

Silver Spring String Orchestra, Beginner II, is a continuation of Beginner I. Open to string students (violin, viola, cello, and bass) who have begun their musical journey and can play on two strings, using at least three fingers. Our rehearsals will focus on...