Lights Up for Soundcheck Music School in Chaska

SoundCheck Music School helps students discover their musical potential.

The next guitar sensation or rocker extraordinaire could be jamming out at SoundCheck Music School in Chaska. Opened in August, SoundCheck is an after-school music program for children ages 8–18 of all different experience and skill levels. “Our program is designed to get beginners up on their feet and playing,” says Max Nelson, musical director. SoundCheck offers year-round schooling, with three semesters or sessions throughout the year. The cost to enroll in what is called the performance program is $285, which includes a weekly lesson per instrument, as well as a three-hour group rehearsal. SoundCheck offers vocal classes in addition to guitar, bass, drums, and keyboarding lessons, and students can learn to write their own songs.SoundCheck Music School has a rolling admission system and accepts applications year-round.Soundcheck Music School, 320 N. Walnut St., Chaska; 952.856.2743.