Music And Motion
5 through 7 years
These classes provide a pressure-free environment where your child will develop a strong musical foundation through instrument exploration and instruction, introduction to basic music theory, and exposure to a variety of musical styles and composers.
The program incorporates Kodaly and Orff teaching methods and is designed to introduce the students to musical concepts and rhythm patterns, as well as develop their musical ear. Students will experience sounds using body percussion and musical instrument and participate in games and group music making.
Instrument instruction focuses on the glockenspiel, and other keyed percussion.
Becoming comfortable with sharing their music is also a focus. Students will learn a program of music to be formally presented to family & friends at the end of each semester.
*For everyone's safety there will be no vocal instruction this semester.
Tuesdays @ 11:00pm
Thursdays @ 5:00pm
No Late Enrollment available for these classes.
This schedule is tentative and subject to change. Additional classes added as needed.
Music And Motion reserves the right to cancel a class due to low enrollment.
7 to 10 years
This class is the next step in your child's musical adventure. Students will be learning to read, write, and play solo and ensemble music on a variety of instruments to include hand bells, boom whackers, keyed percussion, and ukulele. Rhythms and styles of music will also be explored and incorporated into class music making.
Student will need to have the ability to work independently and in small groups.
Thursdays @ 6:00pm
* These classes meet the requirements for homeschool music enrichment. *
Tentative Dates: Sept. 14th ~ Nov. 20th
One Class A Week & Class Materials (KK & YM) or Glockenspiel (MM)
5 through 8 years
Group piano classes offer a fun and unique way for your child to be introduced to the piano and basic music theory and to prepare them for private piano instruction.
Small classes move together as a group through a graded piano book covering basic reaching and rhythm skills, along with duet and ensemble playing. Your child will enjoy the varied activities only a group can offer along with a focused approach to learning the keyboard.
Class time is divided between reviewing assignments, learning new repertoire, individual time on the keyboard, and musical enrichment activities.
Students must have a keyboard or piano at home and are expected to spend time during the week on home practice.
Level 1 Wednesdays @ 1:00pm or 6:00pm
*Level 2 Wednesdays @ 5:00pm
*Completion of Level 1 or teacher approval is required to enroll in Level 2