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Music Groups
Teens & Preteens

Electric Guitar


Rock Band is an inclusive and empowering rock band group specially designed for teens and preteens with special needs. Participants will learn music basics like note reading and keeping a steady beat, and will have the opportunity to explore electric guitar, bass, drum set, and other rock band instruments. Our band provides a safe, nurturing, and supportive space for young musicians of all abilities to explore their passion for music, make meaningful connections, and unleash their inner rock star!


Goal Areas:

  1. Explore music in a safe, nurturing environment with peers and adults of varying ages and abilities

  2. Practice emotional skills such as regulation, impulse control, and coping with errors

  3. Practice relational skills like self-advocacy, active listening, and giving positive feedback

Session Plan Outline:

6:00-6:10 Welcome activity and instrument exploration

6:10-6:20 Active music making and instrument of the day

6:20-6:35 Social skills and small ensemble rehearsal

6:35-6:45 Wind down and goodbye

Final Performance:

The final session of each series is reserved for a live performance. Please mark your calendars and invite your friends and family!

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