Programs

Music that Matters: Summer Day Camp (Summer 2022)

Tuition: $1,400 per 2-Week Session

Session Options (Register for one or both)- 

Session 1: July 11-22, 2022

Session 2: July 25, 2022 - August 5, 2022

Hours: Mondays-Fridays 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., extended day available

Ages: 11-18

Music That Matters is an in person summer day camp that includes band class, songwriting, recording a song, music video, workshops, offsite events, and performance opportunities.

Peace Tracks: A Cross-Cultural, Collaborative, Digital Music and Video Project for Youth

Spring Session Dates: TBA

Ages: 14-18

With guidance from professional musicians, young people ages 14-18 will form bands with overseas counterparts to write and produce an original song and music videos that will be livestreamed in a culminating concert.

Songwriting and Production

Tuition: $700

Session Dates: March 3, 2022 - June 15, 2022

Final Showcase: June 16-18, 2022

Class Time: Thursdays 6:00-7:30 p.m. 

Ages: 10+

Students will dive into the world of songwriting and music production. They will learn the tools, techniques and fundamentals to write lyrics and music. Plus, they will be able to bring their musical ideas to life, learning tools of sound design, engineering, and production.

The World’s Biggest Stage: Livestreaming 101

Tuition: $700

Session Dates: March 1, 2022 - June 13, 2022

Final Showcase: June 16-18, 2022

Class Time: Tuesdays 8:00-9:30 p.m.

Ages: 13+

The World’s Biggest Stage will teach students what platforms are best for their preferred content, how to engage their audience, how to promote their content through social media, and more!

Amped Up: Planning a Youth Music Festival

Tuition: $500

Session Dates: March 7, 2022 - May 6, 2022

Final Showcase: May 7, 2022

Class Time: Tuesdays 7:00-8:00 p.m. (Virtual via Zoom); Thursdays 7:00-8:30 p.m. (In-Person)

Ages: High School-aged 

Location: 40 Freeman Place, Needham, MA

Amped Up students will produce their own music festival, with support from Plugged In’s teaching staff, from start to finish. They will learn everything they need to know to successfully stage a live show.

Private Music Lessons

Pricing - 

1-Hour Lesson: $60

45-Minute Lesson: $45

30-Minute Lesson: $35

Session Options - 

Option 1: 4-Week Block

Option 2: 8-Week Block (*Last Week Free, reflected in price)

Availability: 7 days a week, depending on instructor availability

Learn to play or improve your skills on guitar, bass, drums, keyboard, vocals, songwriting, electronic music production or digital audio production!

Intro to Digital Audio Production

Tuition: $700

Session Dates: March 3, 2022 - June 15, 2022

Final Showcase Session: June 16-18, 2022

Class Time: Thursdays 3:30-5:00 p.m.

Ages: 10+

In this innovative 14-week project-oriented program students will learn fundamental skills, techniques and tools to work with digital audio software.

Creating Music with Coding

Tuition: $700

Session Dates: March 3, 2022 - June 15, 2022

Final Showcase: June 16-18, 2022

Class Time: Wednesdays 4:30-6:00 p.m.

Ages: 10+

Creative Music with Coding is a web-based STEAM class where students learn introductory computer programming and digital audio workstation skills to compose, mix and produce electronic music.

Youth Rock Band Class (Spring 2022)

Tuition: $700

Session Dates: February 28, 2022 - June 15, 2022

Schedule Options: Weekdays and weekends available (see registration form)

Location: 40 Freeman Place, Needham, MA

Ages: 8-19

Each band consists of 3-6 students and 1 teacher and consists of drums, guitar, bass, vocals, and can also include keyboards. Bands develop a set list and work as a group, all with guidance from our trained teaching staff. Band sets can include original material and/or cover songs chosen by the students. 

Adult Rock Band Class (Spring 2022)

Tuition: $700

Session Dates: February 28, 2022 - June 15, 2022

Schedule Options: Weekdays and weekends available

Location: 40 Freeman Place, Needham, MA

Ages: 19+

Each band consists of 3-6 adults and 1 teacher and consists of drums, guitar, bass, vocals, and can also include keyboards. Bands develop a set list and work as a group, all with guidance from our trained teaching staff. Band sets can include original material and/or cover songs chosen by the students.