Making Waves is an innovative STEM+Music program that sharpens students’ creative and analytical skills while building community. Using principles drawn from grade-level standards in engineering, math, and science, as well as best practices in music education, students design, build, and analyze custom musical instruments and then compose and perform original works using those instruments.
Join UChicago Percussion Director John Corkill for the Making Waves online course consists of 8, one-hour classes, held twice per week for 4 weeks. Students receive a physical kit with materials to build the instruments plus a course workbook.
Students in grades 4-8
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Group I – 2:00 pm CT
Group II – 3:00 pm CT
Online with Zoom
Class sizes are limited. Register soon! Fill out the sign-up form here.