For over ten years, the Harbor School of Music & Dance has offered comprehensive music and dance education in Homer, Alaska. We are committed to providing student with the skills necessary to enjoy music and dance for a lifetime!

Our Programs

Dance Program 2017-18

Group Dance Instruction

Learn more about tap dance, adult ballet, and ballet focus workshops for advanced ballet students by visiting our Dance Page. These classes start January 9, so be sure to reserve your spot now!
We are still accepting enrollment in some Hip Hop, Ballet, and Early Childhood Movement classes. Our engaging classes will inspire and thrill your young dancer while instilling technique and skills necessary for advancement.

Why Dance Education?

Dance education has many benefits for the developing child.

Here a just a few:
  • Fosters kinesthetic intelligence.
  • Develops problem-solving skills.
  • Enhances quality of life.
  • Develops physical fitness
  • Creates opportunity for self-expression.
We offer dance classes in creative movement (dance education for ages 3 to 7/8), ballet, hip hop, tap, modern and lyrical. Dance classes for the 2017-2018 school year are starting to fill up...please register soon.

Music Program 2017-18

Private Music Instruction

Music lessons make our lives richer by expanding horizons, developing creativity and imagination, and providing a lifetime of enjoyment. Whether you or your child are pursuing music instruction as a hobby or on a competitive or professional level, learning to play the piano or other instrument will help to create a sense of self-worth, a joy of learning, and a love for music.
During the school year, we offer private music lessons for piano, guitar, electric bass, ukulele, percussion, flute, voice, violin, and music theory. All levels accepted, from beginners through college preparatory students.

Homer Children's Choir and Youth Chorus

You can now register for Homer Children's Choir and Youth Chorus, directed by Ms. Britny Bradshaw! Rehearsals will be held on Tuesdays at 6:00 pm and 6:45 pm in Studio B at the Harbor School Of Music & Dance. The choir and chorus are open to students in 1st through 8th grade. For more information, or to enroll in this year's choir and chorus, visit the Homer Children's Choir page.
Not sure where to start? Do you have questions about what instrument would be best for your student or when to start lessons? We can help...just give us a call!

Read more about our school year music programs.
Locally owned and operated by Tia and Joel Pietsch.

Summer Session 2017

Summer at the Harbor School is jam-packed with Music, Dance, Art, Creativity, Learning, and most of all: FUN!

Stop by our Summer Open House, or check our our Summer Session page to learn more about what's in store this season!

Coming up...

Start of Summer Session: June 5
Dancewear Pre-Order Day: August 2, 1PM to 6PM
Last day of Summer Session: August 5
Open House: Monday, August 21, 1PM to 6PM
Start of 2017/18 School Year: August 23
Enrollment Packet 2017-18.pdf
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