Welcome

Welcome to Strand Studios for Music, Film and Acting! An Educational Center conceived by Prof. Chris Lance for learning and fun in Music, Performance and the Media Arts. Whether for your own personal enjoyment or pursuing a career in the entertainment industry, Strand Studios is your best choice! We offer extensive educational programs to fulfill your needs for short or long term study.

REGISTRATION

FOR MUSIC LESSONS AND ACTING

CLASSES ARE NOW OPEN!

SUMMER CAMP

We will be holding several day camps beginning the week of July 6th, 2020. Camps include: Ukulele Camp Rock Camp Jr. Musical S.T.E.M. String Ensemble Acting Musical Theatre For more information and registration, please click here.

News

KiddyKeys for Preschoolers

KiddyKeys is a fresh and innovative approach to teaching piano and music exploration to young children aged 3-5. This engaging and energetic program teaches the piano through improvisation and enables all types of young learners to easily learn music concepts. It's a great way to prepare children for school or future piano lessons. Our primary goal is to lay a solid foundation for your child's education. For more information or to enroll, please click here.

Young Voices (Ages 4-7)

Young Voices is our NEW small group class for children ages 4-7. Students meet weekly to learn about vocal techniques, rhythm, and more, all while singing their favorite songs. Students in Young Voices sing popular songs that they already know and love. Examples include Jojo Siwa, Moana, Frozen, The Lion King, Aladdin, Kidz Bop, and other various movie soundtracks and Disney songs. For more information or to enroll, please click here.
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Testimonials

Kayte L., Violin Lessons

“Prof. Lance was right on time, as I was. He made me feel comfortable & important. He also was quite

amusing, in that he made me laugh & not feel so serious. This is a dream of mine to do, so I'm ready to go

full speed ahead!!!”

Kristie I., Tuba Lessons

“Everyone was very professional. The rates are great. My son came away from the lesson with more

confidence.”

Teresa W., Piano, Drum, Viola Lessons

“My son takes piano lessons from Alison. We absolutely love her, she tailors the instruction to how each

child learns best and keeps each lesson interesting. My son looks forward to practicing and his next

lesson, which is a testament to Alison and her program.”

Catherine V., Acting Lessons

“Friendly, honest, informative on in’s and out’s. A lot to offer.”

Nancy D., Trumpet Lessons

“Through an online site, I was quickly matched with Strand Studios, and a teacher promptly contacted

me. He is Prof. Chris Lance, and my 12-year-old son has really taken to Mr. Lance's style--fun, but firm.

Mr. Lance is dynamic, an extremely talented musician, easily contacted via text, and has high

expectations. My son and I are both very pleased to have found Strand Studios and Mr. Lance for

trumpet instruction.”

Teresa C., Banjo Lessons

“Teacher is understanding and patient.”

Krysti M., Piano, Clarinet & Voice Lessons

“I highly recommend Strand Studios! The teachers are amazing and the new studio renovations are

beautiful!”

Kathleen M., Piano, Clarinet, Viola Lessons “All three of my children have taken either piano or viola from Chris for the past couple of years. They're learning a lot. Staff is great with the students.” Robyn L., Clarinet Lessons “My son took clarinet lessons for several months; he had a great experience with Alison & Jeffrey!” Stephanie C., Piano, Guitar/Ukulele/Bass Lessons, Voice “I highly recommend Strand Studios! My daughter takes several lessons there a week in both instrumental music and voice. All of the teachers give their students individual attention and will work with your child to develop their potential and meet their music/performance goals.” Sharon S., Piano & Voice Lessons “I take lessons there and they are terrific. Been going now for almost 3 years.” Maryann T., Drum Lessons “My 5 year old grandson takes regular drum lessons here and loves it! Highly recommend!” Nicole P., Preschool Piano Lessons “Alison was very patient and great with little kids.” Sharon F., Piano Lessons “Alison is great with kids!! My daughter is continuing lessons virtually and it’s been great!! So glad she can continue during this time.” Natalie O., Guitar Lessons “Rob is great! My 9 year old looks forward to his weekly lesson with him!” Sharon, Drum Lessons “Ejvind is very nice and patient.” Vanessa D., Voice Lessons, Baritone Lessons, and Acting Classes “My oldest takes music lessons and my younger one does acting at Strand Studios. They have both had great experiences. The owner, Chris, is awesome.” Helene N., Preschool Piano Lessons “Alison is awesome with my son.” Richard M., Viola Lessons, Piano Lessons, and Clarinet Lessons “All 3 of our kids took lessons at Strand Studios. The teachers are flexible with lessons plans and will make it fun for them. They also have a nice space for recitals.” Gerry M., Piano Lessons “Strand Studios on Main Street is GREAT! “ Michelle D., Guitar Lessons “Highly recommened Strand. My son takes guitar lessons there.” Kristin M., Piano Lessons “My daughter takes lessons with Alison and loves it!.” Melissa F., Guitar Lessons “I won a free lesson at a tricky tray. Best thing I have ever won! Super happy to see my son excelling at this studio. Great guitar teacher!” Christine, Preschool Piano Lessons “We love Strand Studios.” Kristin V., Piano, Drums and Violin Lessons “We love Miss Alison. She is awesome with my daughters. My 6yo takes piano and my 4yo takes drum lessons (she started at 3).” Jennifer C., Preschool Piano Lessons and Drum Lessons “My 4 year old takes piano with Miss Alison. She is great!.” Louisa K., Violin Lessons “My daughter has been a student of Prof. Chris Lance since 2014 and she has been always enjoying her lessons. Now the studio has a lot to offer to the community. There are not only music instruments, vocal and drama classes but free concerts, lectures, exhibitions etc. Prof. Lance is a very easy-going teacher, who makes his classes not just educational but enjoyable too!” Pat H., Voice & Piano Lessons I have known Chris Lance for many years. He and his teachers are top notch and make learning FUN! Samantha L., Trumpet & Clarinet Lessons Thank you so much for finding a way to continue lessons during social distancing. It gives structure to our day with practicing and our week. It’s a little “normalcy” and a much-needed connection to the outside world.
Taking online lessons? Here’s how to get started: Click here for Skype. Click here for Zoom.
Returning to in person lessons? Click here for what you need to know.
Returning to in person lessons? Click here for what you need to know.

Welcome

Welcome to Strand Studios for Music, Film and Acting! An Educational Center conceived by Prof. Chris Lance for learning and fun in Music, Performance and the Media Arts. Whether for your own personal enjoyment or pursuing a career in the entertainment industry, Strand Studios is your best choice! We offer extensive educational programs to fulfill your needs for short or long term study.

REGISTRATION

FOR MUSIC LESSONS AND

ACTING CLASSES ARE NOW

OPEN!

SUMMER CAMP

We will be holding several day camps beginning the week of July 6th, 2020. Camps include: Ukulele Camp Rock Camp Jr. Musical S.T.E.M. String Ensemble Acting Musical Theatre For more information and registration, please click here.

News

KiddyKeys for

Preschoolers

KiddyKeys is a fresh and innovative approach to teaching piano and music exploration to young children aged 3-5. This engaging and energetic program teaches the piano through improvisation and enables all types of young learners to easily learn music concepts. It's a great way to prepare children for school or future piano lessons. Our primary goal is to lay a solid foundation for your child's education. For more information or to enroll, please click here.

Young Voices (Ages 4-7)

Young Voices is our NEW small group class for children ages 4- 7. Students meet weekly to learn about vocal techniques, rhythm, and more, all while singing their favorite songs. Students in Young Voices sing popular songs that they already know and love. Examples include Jojo Siwa, Moana, Frozen, The Lion King, Aladdin, Kidz Bop, and other various movie soundtracks and Disney songs. For more information or to enroll, please click here.
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Testimonials

Kayte L., Violin Lessons

“Prof. Lance was right on time, as I was. He made me feel comfortable &

important. He also was quite amusing, in that he made me laugh & not feel so

serious. This is a dream of mine to do, so I'm ready to go full speed ahead!!!”

Kristie I., Tuba Lessons

“Everyone was very professional. The rates are great. My son came away from

the lesson with more confidence.”

Teresa W., Piano, Drum, Viola Lessons

“My son takes piano lessons from Alison. We absolutely love her, she tailors the

instruction to how each child learns best and keeps each lesson interesting. My

son looks forward to practicing and his next lesson, which is a testament to

Alison and her program.”

Catherine V., Acting Lessons

“Friendly, honest, informative on in’s and out’s. A lot to offer.”

Nancy D., Trumpet Lessons

“Through an online site, I was quickly matched with Strand Studios, and a

teacher promptly contacted me. He is Prof. Chris Lance, and my 12-year-old son

has really taken to Mr. Lance's style--fun, but firm. Mr. Lance is dynamic, an

extremely talented musician, easily contacted via text, and has high

expectations. My son and I are both very pleased to have found Strand Studios

and Mr. Lance for trumpet instruction.”

Teresa C., Banjo Lessons

“Teacher is understanding and patient.”

Krysti M., Piano, Clarinet & Voice Lessons

“I highly recommend Strand Studios! The teachers are amazing and the new

studio renovations are beautiful!”

Kathleen M., Piano, Clarinet, Viola Lessons “All three of my children have taken either piano or viola from Chris for the past couple of years. They're learning a lot. Staff is great with the students.” Robyn L., Clarinet Lessons “My son took clarinet lessons for several months; he had a great experience with Alison & Jeffrey!” Stephanie C., Piano, Guitar/Ukulele/Bass Lessons, Voice “I highly recommend Strand Studios! My daughter takes several lessons there a week in both instrumental music and voice. All of the teachers give their students individual attention and will work with your child to develop their potential and meet their music/performance goals.” Sharon S., Piano & Voice Lessons “I take lessons there and they are terrific. Been going now for almost 3 years.” Maryann T., Drum Lessons “My 5 year old grandson takes regular drum lessons here and loves it! Highly recommend!” Nicole P., Preschool Piano Lessons “Alison was very patient and great with little kids.” Sharon F., Piano Lessons “Alison is great with kids!! My daughter is continuing lessons virtually and it’s been great!! So glad she can continue during this time.” Natalie O., Guitar Lessons “Rob is great! My 9 year old looks forward to his weekly lesson with him!” Sharon, Drum Lessons “Ejvind is very nice and patient.” Vanessa D., Voice Lessons, Baritone Lessons, and Acting Classes “My oldest takes music lessons and my younger one does acting at Strand Studios. They have both had great experiences. The owner, Chris, is awesome.” Helene N., Preschool Piano Lessons “Alison is awesome with my son.” Richard M., Viola Lessons, Piano Lessons, and Clarinet Lessons “All 3 of our kids took lessons at Strand Studios. The teachers are flexible with lessons plans and will make it fun for them. They also have a nice space for recitals.” Gerry M., Piano Lessons “Strand Studios on Main Street is GREAT! “ Michelle D., Guitar Lessons “Highly recommened Strand. My son takes guitar lessons there.” Kristin M., Piano Lessons “My daughter takes lessons with Alison and loves it!.” Melissa F., Guitar Lessons “I won a free lesson at a tricky tray. Best thing I have ever won! Super happy to see my son excelling at this studio. Great guitar teacher!” Christine, Preschool Piano Lessons “We love Strand Studios.” Kristin V., Piano, Drums and Violin Lessons “We love Miss Alison. She is awesome with my daughters. My 6yo takes piano and my 4yo takes drum lessons (she started at 3).” Jennifer C., Preschool Piano Lessons and Drum Lessons “My 4 year old takes piano with Miss Alison. She is great!.” Louisa K., Violin Lessons “My daughter has been a student of Prof. Chris Lance since 2014 and she has been always enjoying her lessons. Now the studio has a lot to offer to the community. There are not only music instruments, vocal and drama classes but free concerts, lectures, exhibitions etc. Prof. Lance is a very easy-going teacher, who makes his classes not just educational but enjoyable too!” Pat H., Voice & Piano Lessons I have known Chris Lance for many years. He and his teachers are top notch and make learning FUN! Samantha L., Trumpet & Clarinet Lessons Thank you so much for finding a way to continue lessons during social distancing. It gives structure to our day with practicing and our week. It’s a little “normalcy” and a much-needed connection to the outside world.
Taking online lessons? Here’s how to get started: Click here for Skype. Click here for Zoom.
Returning to in person lessons? Click here for what you need to know.
trand tudios S

Welcome

Welcome to Strand Studios for Music, Film and Acting! An Educational Center conceived by Prof. Chris Lance for learning and fun in Music, Performance and the Media Arts. Whether for your own personal enjoyment or pursuing a career in the entertainment industry, Strand Studios is your best choice! We offer extensive educational programs to fulfill your needs for short or long term study.

REGISTRATION

FOR MUSIC LESSONS AND

ACTING CLASSES ARE NOW

OPEN!

SUMMER CAMP

We will be holding several day camps beginning the week of July 6th, 2020. Camps include: Ukulele Camp Rock Camp Jr. Musical S.T.E.M. String Ensemble Acting Musical Theatre For more information and registration, please click here.

News

KiddyKeys for Preschoolers

KiddyKeys is a fresh and innovative approach to teaching piano and music exploration to young children aged 3-5. This engaging and energetic program teaches the piano through improvisation and enables all types of young learners to easily learn music concepts. It's a great way to prepare children for school or future piano lessons. Our primary goal is to lay a solid foundation for your child's education. For more information or to enroll, please click here.

Young Voices (Ages 4-7)

Young Voices is our NEW small group class for children ages 4-7. Students meet weekly to learn about vocal techniques, rhythm, and more, all while singing their favorite songs. Students in Young Voices sing popular songs that they already know and love. Examples include Jojo Siwa, Moana, Frozen, The Lion King, Aladdin, Kidz Bop, and other various movie soundtracks and Disney songs. For more information or to enroll, please click here.

Testimonials

Kayte L., Violin Lessons

“Prof. Lance was right on time, as I was. He made

me feel comfortable & important. He also was

quite amusing, in that he made me laugh & not

feel so serious. This is a dream of mine to do, so

I'm ready to go full speed ahead!!!”

Kristie I., Tuba Lessons

“Everyone was very professional. The rates are

great. My son came away from the lesson with

more confidence.”

Teresa W., Piano, Drum, Viola Lessons

“My son takes piano lessons from Alison. We

absolutely love her, she tailors the instruction to

how each child learns best and keeps each lesson

interesting. My son looks forward to practicing

and his next lesson, which is a testament to Alison

and her program.”

Catherine V., Acting Lessons

“Friendly, honest, informative on in’s and out’s. A

lot to offer.”

Nancy D., Trumpet Lessons

“Through an online site, I was quickly matched

with Strand Studios, and a teacher promptly

contacted me. He is Prof. Chris Lance, and my 12-

year-old son has really taken to Mr. Lance's style--

fun, but firm. Mr. Lance is dynamic, an extremely

talented musician, easily contacted via text, and

has high expectations. My son and I are both very

pleased to have found Strand Studios and Mr.

Lance for trumpet instruction.”

Teresa C., Banjo Lessons

“Teacher is understanding and patient.”

Krysti M., Piano, Clarinet & Voice Lessons

“I highly recommend Strand Studios! The teachers

are amazing and the new studio renovations are

beautiful!”

Kathleen M., Piano, Clarinet, Viola Lessons “All three of my children have taken either piano or viola from Chris for the past couple of years. They're learning a lot. Staff is great with the students.” Robyn L., Clarinet Lessons “My son took clarinet lessons for several months; he had a great experience with Alison & Jeffrey!” Stephanie C., Piano, Guitar/Ukulele/Bass Lessons, Voice “I highly recommend Strand Studios! My daughter takes several lessons there a week in both instrumental music and voice. All of the teachers give their students individual attention and will work with your child to develop their potential and meet their music/performance goals.” Sharon S., Piano & Voice Lessons “I take lessons there and they are terrific. Been going now for almost 3 years.” Maryann T., Drum Lessons “My 5 year old grandson takes regular drum lessons here and loves it! Highly recommend!” Nicole P., Preschool Piano Lessons “Alison was very patient and great with little kids.” Sharon F., Piano Lessons “Alison is great with kids!! My daughter is continuing lessons virtually and it’s been great!! So glad she can continue during this time.” Natalie O., Guitar Lessons “Rob is great! My 9 year old looks forward to his weekly lesson with him!” Sharon, Drum Lessons “Ejvind is very nice and patient.” Vanessa D., Voice Lessons, Baritone Lessons, and Acting Classes “My oldest takes music lessons and my younger one does acting at Strand Studios. They have both had great experiences. The owner, Chris, is awesome.” Helene N., Preschool Piano Lessons “Alison is awesome with my son.” Richard M., Viola Lessons, Piano Lessons, and Clarinet Lessons “All 3 of our kids took lessons at Strand Studios. The teachers are flexible with lessons plans and will make it fun for them. They also have a nice space for recitals.” Gerry M., Piano Lessons “Strand Studios on Main Street is GREAT! “ Michelle D., Guitar Lessons “Highly recommened Strand. My son takes guitar lessons there.” Kristin M., Piano Lessons “My daughter takes lessons with Alison and loves it!.” Melissa F., Guitar Lessons “I won a free lesson at a tricky tray. Best thing I have ever won! Super happy to see my son excelling at this studio. Great guitar teacher!” Christine, Preschool Piano Lessons “We love Strand Studios.” Kristin V., Piano, Drums and Violin Lessons “We love Miss Alison. She is awesome with my daughters. My 6yo takes piano and my 4yo takes drum lessons (she started at 3).” Jennifer C., Preschool Piano Lessons and Drum Lessons “My 4 year old takes piano with Miss Alison. She is great!.” Louisa K., Violin Lessons “My daughter has been a student of Prof. Chris Lance since 2014 and she has been always enjoying her lessons. Now the studio has a lot to offer to the community. There are not only music instruments, vocal and drama classes but free concerts, lectures, exhibitions etc. Prof. Lance is a very easy-going teacher, who makes his classes not just educational but enjoyable too!” Pat H., Voice & Piano Lessons I have known Chris Lance for many years. He and his teachers are top notch and make learning FUN! Samantha L., Trumpet & Clarinet Lessons Thank you so much for finding a way to continue lessons during social distancing. It gives structure to our day with practicing and our week. It’s a little “normalcy” and a much-needed connection to the outside world.
Taking online lessons? Here’s how to get started: Click here for Skype. Click here for Zoom.
Returning to in person lessons? Click here for what you need to know.