Early Childhood Program 

Give your child a proven head start! These musical education classes have been developed especially for children younger than 7 years old. We also have Suzuki Early Childhood Education Classes for ages 0-6 available at the Gifted Music School.

Classes 2019-2020

Kodaly-based Music Preschool / Emilie Lundberg / Ages 3-4 / Saturday 9:00am / $145

A perfect beginning class to introduce your preschooler to classical music! Students will discover the joy of music through a variety of activities including singing, playing music makers and purposeful movement. 

Register for Music Preschool

Kodaly-based Music Essentials  / Emilie Lundberg / Ages 4-6 / Saturday 9:45am / $170

Building on the skills learned in Music Preschool, students in the Music Essentials I class learn to match pitch, sight-sing simple songs, keep the beat and read rhythms. In addition, this class helps children learn to love classical music and the composers in a child-centered way. This class is a perfect way to enhance private lessons and is a fantastic introduction to music enjoyment for children. 

Register for Music Essentials

Emilie Lundberg, Early-Childhood Program Chair

 

Dalcroze - Music & Movement / Mira Larson / Ages 5-7 / Thursdays 5:00pm / $225 per semester

In a hands-on approach to music education, children will explore musical concepts such as meter, tempo, phrase, form and dynamics through rhythm games, creative movement, songs, stories, ear training, sight-singing and improvisation. This class is an ideal complement to instrumental lessons, or a great preparation for studying an instrument.  Register