2021-2022 Group Strings Classes

We offer affordable, quality music instruction to kids in the church and in the community. Our program follows the academic calendar and takes place on Fridays during the day, so is primarily designed for homeschool students.

New classes begin August 13, 2021. Here are the details:

  • Classes Offered: Group strings classes in 3 levels. Students can learn violin, viola, or cello in each level.
    • Beginner Strings
      • Class 1A (Beginners ages 5-8) – 9:30AM – 10:15AM
      • Class 1B (Beginners ages 9 & up) – 10:15AM – 11AM
    • Intermediate Strings – 11:00 – 11:50 AM
    • Advanced strings – 12:00 – 1:00 PM
  • When: Fridays between 10AM – 1PM during the regular school calendar. Classes begin Friday, August 13, 2021. Classes will meet weekly Aug 21 – Nov 20 (except Oct. 1), then after Thanksgiving & Christmas break,  Jan 8 – Apr 30, 2022 (also off Good Friday 2022).
  • Who: Students ages 5 through 17
  • Where: Faith Community Church Offices (345 Parkway 575 Woodstock, GA 30188). We meet in the conference room of the church offices where non-participating siblings are encouraged to bring their school work to work during the class.
  • Cost: $60 registration fee plus $200 tuition per child for the school year (Aug 2021 – April 2022). Averages about $8 per student per class. (This doesn’t include the cost of purchasing/renting an instrument, music stand, etc. We will send you info regarding that after enrollment).
  • Payment Plans: We offer several ways to spread out payments over the school year.
  • Teacher: Colleen Lively (Suzuki certified, over 30 years music teaching experience)


Questions? Contact Colleen Lively, strings teacher, at (404-509-8471 or clively1338@att.net) Additional Contact: Darby Hughes (FMA director) darby.hughes@faithcommunitychurch.org