Class Descriptions

Mixed Age Family Class

A mixed age Family class is a community of families sharing songs, instrument play, rhythm chants, and movement activities in a relaxed, playful, non-performance-oriented setting. In this environment Music is learned through developmentally appropriate activities that support and respect the unique learning styles of very young children.

RHYTHM KIDS (ages 5-8)

Rhythm Kids is an exciting music, movement, and drumming class where children integrate and assimilate rhythm into their lives, as they:

* Learn, create, discover and explore music.

* Enjoy age-appropriate ways to play rhythm instruments (shakers, tambourines, etc.)

* Explore traditional drumming patterns through animal names and movements.

* Experience drumming, song and dance from around the world (Mail, Puerto Rico, Turkey, Syria, etc.)

* Find new ways to connect mind, body, and voice through rhythm.

RHYTHM KIDS STUDENTS WILL NEED THEIR OWNN "DRUM" TO USE AT HOME.  A djembe is preferred, but any hand drum will work, so please use what you can find.  There are drums available on Amazon or you may purchase a drum from Djembe Direct and use the code RHYTHMKIDS to receive a 5% discount. Shipping is FREE.

BABIES CLASS~ 8 MONTHS AND UNDER

This Music Together® Babies class is for families with infants from birth thrugh eight months.  The music activities in a Babies class are specifically designed to teach parents how to support music development in infancy and how to connect with their infants through music, using concepts like "purposeful touch," "sound layering," and "dancing for baby."