Course Descriptions

Hello Music (ages 3 to 5 years)

4 – 45 min. sessions

Hello Music offers an introduction to solfege singing, movement, rhythm, keyboard playing, and creative activities. This program gives the child a strong readiness for continued musical involvement. Parents share in class time.

Toddler Tunes & Toddler Tunes Two (ages 18 mo. to 3 years)

30 minutes weekly

A joyful first music experience. Tots and parents share in a music-making program of rhythms, finger plays, active movement games, keyboard exploration and singing.

Musictime (ages 3 – 5 )

4 – 45 min. sessions

Musictime offers an introduction to solfege singing, movement, rhythm, keyboard playing, and creative activities. This program gives the child a strong readiness for continued musical involvement. Parents share in class time.

Music in Me & More Music In Me (ages 3 – 5)

2 – 16 week programs, 45 minutes weekly

Music in Me is a dynamic readiness program for young children with emphasis on ear training, solfege singing, movement, keyboard activities, pitch and rhythm awareness. Creativity is stressed. Parent involvement in class and at home.

Harmony Road (ages 4 1/2 – 6)

Coming this Fall

A 2-year program, 55 minutes weekly

The Harmony Road course is carefully constructed for children to learn the basic building blocks of music. Emphasis is on ear training, solfege singing, keyboard playing, ensemble and rhythm activities, movement and music creativity. This exceptional course gives the student “inner hearing”, which makes transposing, improvisation and composing easily accessible in their musical studies. Parent involvement in class and at home.

The Young Musician Primer (ages 6 – 8)

Introductory 4 – 45 min. sessions

The Young Musician Course (ages 6 – 8)

Books 1, 2, & 3, 20 weeks per book, 55 minutes weekly

 

The Young Musician course introduces beginning students to keyboard performance and note reading in a holistic program, including the organized development of pitch, rhythm, solfege singing, keyboard and movemesnt activities. Parent involvement in class and at home.

Keyboard Prep Intro (ages 8 – 12)

Introductory 4 – 45 min. sessions

An exciting introduction to keyboard / piano playing. Sessions include ear training, solfege singing, note reading, composing, and solo and ensemble playing. Parents are involved in class and at home.

Keyboard Prep Course (ages 8 – 12)

Books 1, 2, & 3, 20 weeks per book, 55 minutes weekly

The Keyboard Prep course is designed for children ages 8 through 10 who are studying music for the first time. This motivating program develops the student’s basic musicianship skills through ear training, solfege singing, keyboard performance and writing music. Parent involvement in class and at home.

Piano Street (Teens and Adults)

This program is a unique and comprehensive piano course for older beginners and adults. It is designed to provide an enjoyable and functional approach in a recreational, supportive group setting. Students learn to read music, play by ear, write music, understand and use chords accompaniment styles and progressions, play solos and ensembles, and arrange their own music.

 

Harmony Road Music Course Curriculum Flow

HELLO MUSIC
Ages 18 mo. – 3 years Optional Introductory Class Four 30-minute classes

TODDLER TUNES  1 & 2

Ages 18 mo. – 3 years  Two 16 week sessions  30 minutes weekly

Beginners  Age 18 months – 6 yrs
Beginners Age 6 – 8  
Beginners Age 8 – 12  

for ages 3 to 5 Optional Introductory Class Four 30-minute classes

YOUNG MUSICIAN INTRO Optional Introductory Class Four 45-minute classes PIANO PREP INTRO Optional Introductory Class Four 45-minute classes

ages 3 to 5 Two 16 week sessions 30 minutes weekly

YOUNG MUSICIAN COURSE Four semesters 20 weeks per semester 55 minutes weekly

Three semesters 20 weeks per semester 55 minutes weekly

ages 4-1/2 to 6 Four semesters 20 weeks per semester 55 minutes weekly

After completing HARMONY ROAD, YOUNG MUSICIAN or KEYBOARD PREP, students may advance to KEYBOARD MUSICIAN to acquire in-depth skills in accompanying, composition, and repertoire. 4 semesters, 20 weeks per semester, 55 minutes weekly

Private Lessons: Voice • Violin • Viola • Cello • Flute • Guitar • Ukulele • Piano

All Private lessons move at the students pace and can begin when ever you are ready.
Students of all ages are accepted and priced according to the teachers fee rate.

Children are encouraged to be placed in group lessons if possible as they can progress much faster, are motivated by their peers, have more fun, learn to play as a group, and loose thier fear of playing in front of others.