Friday, June 21, 2013

Free trial music classes offered throughout August.

Trial versions of the City of Milton’s popular Sperber music education classes are being offered free of charge throughout August for interested parents and children.

Registration is required and space is limited, so visit to sign up and bring the gift of music into your child’s life. All classes will take place at Bethwell Community Center, 2695 Hopewell Road (click here for directions).

Classes offered include:

Music with Mommy (birth to age 3)

•Monday, Aug. 5: 10:30 to 11 a.m.

•Monday, Aug. 19: 10:30 to 11 a.m.

Mini Musicians (ages 3-5)

•Thursday, Aug. 8: 2:15 to 3 p.m.

•Thursday, Aug. 22: 2:15 to 3 p.m.

Music & Movement (Kindergarten to third grade)

* Perfect for home-schoolers who want a music class

•Thursday, Aug. 8: 3:15 to 4 p.m.

•Thursday, Aug. 22: 3:15 to 4 p.m.

You may also sign up for music classes any time by visiting the City of Milton’s Online Activity Guide.

Enjoying a partnership with Milton for more than a year, locally owned and operated Sperber Music is the lifelong dream of music education teacher Karen Cornell.

Previously a Music Specialist at Abbotts Hill Elementary School from 2002 to 2013, Cornell holds a Bachelor of Music Education and Master of Music Education from The University of Georgia.

She was named 2007-2008 Fulton County Elementary School Teacher of the year and has presented workshops at the Georgia Music Educators Association Conference, several Introduction to Orff-Schulwerk workshops to college/university students across Georgia, and conducted students at the American Orff-Schulwerk Association National Conferences in Birmingham, Ala. and Charlotte, N.C.

For more information on Sperber and its programs, e-mail, call 678-223-3653 or visit its Web site at

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