INA, Ill. – The music program at Rend Lake College will be bigger and better than ever this coming fall with more courses, free performance opportunities and new degrees.
New Associate in Fine Arts Degrees, instrumental or vocal, are perfect for students looking to pursue a bachelor’s degree in music. Students can save money, benefit from individual attention, and make sure all credits transfer by earning a complete AFA at Rend Lake before going to a university.
Additional music courses offered at RLC this fall include Vocal Class I with Sara Alstat, 3-4:50 p.m., each Monday; Piano Class I with Brett Gibbs, 3-4:50 p.m., each Wednesday; and Applied Lessons for every instrument, such as woodwinds, percussion, brass, strings, piano and classical guitar.
There are also for-credit performance opportunities that cost nothing to join. Musicians can check out Concert Band from 9-9:50 a.m.; Monday, Wednesday and Friday; with Amber Williamson. Singers should inquire about Concert Choir from noon to 12:50 p.m.; Monday, Wednesday and Friday; with Alstat.
Additional information is available at www.rlc.edu/aca/music or by calling 618-437-5321, Ext. 1817.