Early Childhood Muaic Enrichment Classes

Early Childhood Music Enrichment Classes are designed to facilitate the development of language, analytical and creativity skills and coordination through the study of music. Research indicates that long-term participation in music instruction enhances spatial, verbal and analytical skills while developing creative thinking skills. These classes are excellent preparation for future instrumental and/or vocal training.

Preschool Class for 2 - 3 Year Olds. . .

will focus on exploring movement to music and musical sounds. We will move to many different styles of music, explore musical sound by experimenting with our voices, try out various percussion instruments, bells and xylophones, begin listening to orchestral instruments and work on the concepts of high-low, fast-slow, loud-soft and long-short musical sounds. The children will also be introduced to musical symbols including quarter, half and whole notes, the music staff and the treble and bass clefs.

September 4, 2015 - May 27, 2016

Fridays  10:30-11:15 am

Annual Tuition: $300
Preschool Class for 4 - 5 Year Olds. . .

will continue with many of the activities described in the class for 2 and 3 year olds. However, the concepts will be developed further such as adding rhythmic value to the musical notes, creating rhythmic patterns, learning to use scales to create melodies and exploring instruments of the orchestra in greater depth beyond identification.

September 1, 2015 - May 24, 2016

Tuesdays 10:30-11:15 am

Annual Tuition: $300
Kindergarten Class . . .

will focus on beginning to read musical notation, relating musical notation to placement on the piano keyboard, understanding scales through notation, playing and singing, using scales to compose melodies and begin to learn finger/hand form and positions on the piano. By the end of this class, a child should be ready to enter individual lessons.

September 4, 2015 - May 27, 2016

Fridays 5:30-6:15 pm

Annual Tuition: $300