Rock Camp
May
26
Jul 22

Rock Camp

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Take your musical abilities to the next level at Rock Camp!

Violin Improv with Randy Sabien
Jul
18
6:30 pm18:30

Violin Improv with Randy Sabien

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For Students and Musicians of All Ages and Abilities

Don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity to learn and listen to improv techniques demonstrated by International Recording Artist Randy Sabien!

This is a FREE event, but space is limited, so please reserve your spot here:

Faber Piano Adventures Workshop
Aug
1
9:00 am09:00

Faber Piano Adventures Workshop

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Make Music Day Guitar Class
Jun
21
6:30 pm18:30

Make Music Day Guitar Class

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Help us celebrate Make Music Day, a worldwide celebration of music, on Wednesday, June 21st!  This is a perfect time to launch a new hobby--if you don't have a guitar, feel free to use one of ours during the event.  All ages are welcome!

All participants will receive a FREE Make Music Day songbook!

Here are some of the topics we'll be covering:

  • The Basics about Frets & Strings
  • Proper Body Positioning
  • Finger Techniques
  • Acoustic & Electric Variations
  • How to Read Chord Charts

Even though this event is free, It's important for everyone to register so that we can accommodate all participants with materials, etc.

Beginning Guitar Class
May
20
11:00 am11:00

Beginning Guitar Class

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Our free quick-start guitar class is the perfect way to launch your new hobby! You don’t need any previous knowledge to get started with this class, and all ages are welcome! If you don't have a guitar, feel free to use one of ours during the event!

Here are some of the topics we'll be covering:

  • The Basics about Frets & Strings
  • Proper Body Positioning
  • Finger Techniques
  • Acoustic & Electric Variations
  • How to Read Chord Charts

it's important for everyone to register so that we can accommodate all participants with materials, etc.

Clavinova Cafe
May
20
9:00 am09:00

Clavinova Cafe

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Clavinova Cafe is a casual gathering designed to showcase the unique functions of the CVP Yamaha Digital Piano. Enjoy complimentary refreshments in a relaxed, fun atmosphere while exploring how to get the most out of this powerful, innovative & diverse instrument. If you've never heard a Clavinova played in person, you won't want to miss this!!!

Music Talent Contest--MacDowell Music Club
May
5
7:00 pm19:00

Music Talent Contest--MacDowell Music Club

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A Music Talent Contest, presented by the MacDowell Music Club, will be held on Friday, May 5th at 7:00 PM at Knapton Musik Knotes. This contest is open to all ages, and participants may sing or play an instrument of their choice. 

CLICK HERE to access the application online.

Note: All applications must be postmarked or dropped off at the KMK store by May 3rd!

Guitar Re-Stringing Event
Apr
22
1:00 pm13:00

Guitar Re-Stringing Event

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We’ll help you pick out the right strings to help you get the sound you want and show you how to restring your guitar!

We'll also teach you a few tuning techniques!

Although this clinic is free to anyone who buys a new pair of strings, please register below so we can better accommodate for you.

*Limit 1 guitar per person

Student Recitals
Mar
25
1:00 pm13:00

Student Recitals

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Student Recitals will be held at Knapton Musik Knotes on Saturday, March 25th. Choose from two timeslots.  We are excited to hear how everyone has progressed!

Note:  Please complete the recital form below and return it by Thursday, March 23rd, if you'd like to participate.   The earlier you return the form, the better chance you have of receiving the time slot you desire!

RECITAL FORM

Meet Shannon Schoville
Dec
17
3:00 pm15:00

Meet Shannon Schoville

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Meet our new vocal/piano instructor, Shannon, this Saturday from 3-4pm!

Shannon has extensive teaching experience and will be a wonderful addition to the Knapton Musik Knotes team of instructors!

To read her full bio, CLICK HERE.

Clavinova Festival
Nov
19
1:00 pm13:00

Clavinova Festival

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To download the signup form, CLICK HERE.

Have questions or need assistance taking your song to the next level?

Rocktober Recitals
Oct
22
10:00 am10:00

Rocktober Recitals

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Our students work hard on their weekly lessons and look forward to sharing their talent with friends and family!  Our ROCKtober Recitals are just around the corner! 

Students will be notified by their Knapton Musik Knotes teacher and by email when they're able to sign up for a timeslot.

Adult Beginner Digital Keyboard Lessons
Sep
29
11:00 am11:00

Adult Beginner Digital Keyboard Lessons

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Easy Keyboard classes for adults are fun and a great way to meet new friends!  In this 10-week group class,  you will learn music, have fun, and feel a sense of accomplishment at your first lesson. 

This course is designed for the adult who wants to make music immediately without years of training our music theory. 

Making Music Is Just Plain Fun

So many people who take this class talk about the 'after effects' of making music -- feeling better, smiling more, feeling more accomplished, making new friends, helping others in their communities through music, feeling happier and more joyful, etc.

Imagine a group of family and friends getting together once or twice a week doing what they always dreamed of–- making music!

September Clavinova Cafe
Sep
17
9:00 am09:00

September Clavinova Cafe

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Clavinova Cafe is a casual gathering designed to showcase the unique functions of the CVP Yamaha Digital Piano. Enjoy complimentary refreshments in a relaxed, fun atmosphere while exploring how to get the most out of this powerful, innovative & diverse instrument. If you've never heard a Clavinova played in person, you won't want to miss this!!!

Alfred Piano Teacher Workshop
Aug
16
8:30 am08:30

Alfred Piano Teacher Workshop

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Tom Gerou, Alfred Music Clinician

Tom Gerou, Alfred Music Clinician

Receive a FREE Alfred Music publication at this workshop!

8:30am

Registration

9:00am-12:30pm

Tom Gerou from Alfred Music--Plan repertoire for your students with a fast-paced review of new music.

12:30pm-1:30pm -- Free Lunch

1:30pm-3:00pm

"Alfred Meets Clavinova Technology" with Lori Frazer

Uke Circle
Aug
13
11:00 am11:00

Uke Circle

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We'll teach you a few of our favorite songs on the Uke--no prior experience necessary! If you don't already have a uke, feel free to use one of ours during the event!

Mass Appeal Guitar Gathering
Jun
21
6:00 pm18:00

Mass Appeal Guitar Gathering

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Help us celebrate Make Music Day, a worldwide celebration of music, on Tuesday, June 21st!

Bring your guitar to our "Mass Appeal" Guitar Gathering at Knapton Musik Knotes, where players of all ages and abilities come and play along with other guitarists in an hour-long set of rock classics and pop hits.  Participants will receive a FREE  Make Music Day songbook!

Music Garage Sale!
Jun
18
12:00 pm12:00

Music Garage Sale!

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One Day Only, WHILE SUPPLIES LAST!!!

Scratch & dents, closeouts, odds & ends, unclaimed layaways.  Bargains for every type of musician.  HUGE clearance on guitars, band instruments, keyboards, music and more.  SAVE UP TO 75%!  All items sold “as is,” cash & carry.  

DON'T MISS IT--most offers are one-of-a-kind deals! 

Special performance at 12:30pm by The Octones.  Read more about these rising stars HERE.

June Uke Circle
Jun
18
11:00 am11:00

June Uke Circle

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We'll teach you a few of our favorite songs on the Uke--no prior experience necessary!  This month you'll learn a little song for Dad that you can surprise him on Father's Day with!  

If you don't already have a uke, feel free to use one of ours during the event!

2016 Music Talent Contest
May
6
7:00 pm19:00

2016 Music Talent Contest

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A Music Talent Contest, presented by the MacDowell Music Club, will be held on Friday, May 6th at 7:00 PM at Knapton Musik Knotes. This contest is open to all ages, and participants may sing or play an instrument of their choice.  

CLICK HERE for an application

All applications must be postmarked or dropped off at the KMK store by May 4th.

The following prizes will be awarded:

  • First Prize: $100 Gift Certificate to Knapton Musik Knotes
  • Second Prize: $75 Gift Certificate to Knapton Musik Knotes
  • Third Prize: $50 Gift Certificate to Knapton Musik Knotes
Woodwind Workshop
Apr
23
12:30 pm12:30

Woodwind Workshop

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Knapton Musik Knotes is hosting a fun and interactive workshop for clarinetists and saxophonists featuring D'Addario Reserve Method expert Dr. Laura McLaughlin who will explore various reeds, mouthpieces and ligatures. Participants can try different woodwind instruments and accessories during the event and will receive free samples.

Our in-house repair person will also be on site during the event to evaluate participants' instruments and make minor repairs/adjustments if necessary.   

All attendees will be eligible for drawings, and light refreshments will be provided.

Guitar Care Clinic
Apr
16
3:00 pm15:00

Guitar Care Clinic

Learn how to care for your guitar at this free clinic.  Our In-House Guitar Technician, Travis Vandiver, will explain how to properly care for your guitar and go over exactly what is involved in setting up your instrument for the absolute best playability. 

Travis will also answer some of the most commonly asked questions he gets from customers, such as:

  • How do I know when to change my strings?  

  • Why are my strings so high?

  • Why is my string buzzing?

  • Why is my volume/tone scratchy?

  • My guitar is in tune, but why don't the notes I'm playing still not sound right?

Clavinova Cafe
Apr
16
9:00 am09:00

Clavinova Cafe

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lavinova Cafe is a casual gathering designed to showcase the unique functions of the CVP Yamaha Digital Piano. Enjoy complimentary refreshments in a relaxed, fun atmosphere while exploring how to get the most out of this powerful, innovative & diverse instrument.