- Course Descriptions – Instrumental
- Course Descriptions – Vocal
- Course Descriptions – Piano
- Course Descriptions – Strings
Arts High School Music Department offers two concentrations: instrumental and vocal.
Music Department courses include String Orchestra, Woodwind Ensemble, Brass and Percussion Ensemble, Concert Band, Jazz Band, Music Technology and Recording and Music History and Theory. Our curriculum is further enhanced by master classes, guest artists, and collaborative programs with the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, and other professional partnerships. Graduates of the Music Department at Arts High School include Sarah Vaughn, Wayne Shorter, Melba Moore, Connie Francis, Woody Shaw, Seymour Rosenfeld, Mort Lindsey and Charlie Calello.
Courses in the Vocal Music Department include Mixed Chorus, Women’s Choir and Men’s Choir. Our curriculum is further enhanced by mater classes, guest artists, and collaborative programs with the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Colonial Symphony and other professional partnerships. Notable music graduates include Sarah Vaughn, Wayne Shorter, Melba Moore, Connie Francis, Mort Lindsey and Charlie Calello.
Forderhase, Jerry Ph.D