Dance & Music


Thursdays, March 20-April 24 (No class on April 10; class will meet on Tuesday, April 8 instead) | 6-7 p.m. | $40 | 6 wks

Learn the basics of the fox trot, waltz, rumba and more with emphasis on lead and follow techniques, music interpretation, timing and styling. Instructor: Bethany Hanna


Beginning Monday, Jan. 21 | 16 wks per course

Earn formal training focusing on sacred music from Texarkana College’s new Church Music Program. This program is optimized for adult learners and will be offered at night. Topics include:
• Foundations of Music | $160
• Texarkana Regional Chorale | $70
• Music Appreciation | $160
• Voice/Piano or Organ | $160
• Conducting | $115
After successful completion of all courses, students will receive a certificate of completion from the Continuing Education Division.


• Mondays, Feb. 24-March 24 | 7-8 p.m. | $40 | 4 weeks (No class on March 10)

Do you enjoy country and western music? If so, join us in this fun-filled class and learn the popular Cotton-Eyed Joe, two-step, three-step, shuffle, waltz, line dances and many more. Instructors: Sandy & Dick Frances/Jeff Taylor


Mondays, Feb. 24-March 17 | 8-9 p.m. | $40 | 3 wks | No class on March 10

A continuation of C/W I. Participants will further develop the basic steps with emphasis placed on turns. New dances will also be introduced. COUPLES ONLY. Instructors: Sandy & Dick Frances/Jeff Taylor

Texarkana College Community Music School is an important part of the mu­sic department at Texarkana College. Music faculty work alongside profes­sional teachers from the community to offer the highest level of instruction to students of all ages. Students have access to all Music Department facilities, including the Music Hall, library, piano lab, and practice rooms. Additionally, students perform in recitals, both on and off campus, and participate in a wide variety of festivals and contests. Lessons are given each week. Students may elect 30 minute, 45 minute or 60 minute lessons.


  • Piano
  • Woodwinds – Flute
  • Organ
  • Brass – trombone, baritone, tuba
  • Voice – Theory & Musicianship
  • Group Piano
  • Composition
  • Conducting      

For classes taught by community teachers:

30 minutes $72.00
45 minutes $108.00
60 minutes $144.00


For classes taught by TC faculty:

30 minutes $115.00
45 minutes $172.50
60 minutes $230.00