Songwriting in Guitar Class
MUSIC CREATING in GUITAR CLASS
MUSIC & COMPUTERS CLASS
Song Creation in Computers in Music
The MUSIC Program at OSS provides students with the opportunity to work together as a team while fostering dedication, perseverance, teamwork, time management, people skills and many other 21st Century soft skills while having fun learning an instrument. Students have the opportunity to play a variety of music (e.g. pop, rock, jazz, classical, musicals, movie themes etc.). Instruments and all necessary equipment is provided to the students as part of their course.
There are many additional experiential opportunities are provided for our students. These have included trips to hear live music (The Toronto Symphony Orchestra, The Toronto Youth Wind Orchestra, Musicals, concerts and workshops etc.). Student have had the opportunity to participate in workshops at the school with professional musicians & guest conductors (John Johnson, Jerry Legere, Craig Cardiff, Mike Grace, Dylan Maddix, Skye Wallace, Bill Thomas, Peter Stoll, William Prince, etc.).
We have also welcomed performers to provide concerts for our students (Tim Hicks, The Heavy Weights Brass Band, Double Experience, Musicians from Cuba, EnviroDrum, etc.).