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Musikgarten for Preschoolers (Wednesdays) with Molly Murphy

Jan 8 @ 2:45 pm - 3:15 pm

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An event every week that begins at 2:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Mar 25, 2020

Musikgarten for Preschoolers
Instructor: Molly Murphy
Level: Beginner
Age:  3 – 5yrs
Price: $228 for 12 weeks

Description: The Cycle of Seasons curriculum celebrates preschoolers’ growing independence and love of the outdoors with activities involving the four seasons. Developed to build attention and self-expression, activities include singing, chanting, moving, focused listening, musical games, exploring musical instruments, creative movement and storytelling. The Cycle of Seasons nurtures a growing child’s ability to use language and participate in dramatic play within a musical context. Fun family packets including wonderful music CDs are included for use at home to increase family involvement in the learning process. (www.musikgarten.org)

It is possible to pay tuition in three monthly installments of $79 each. Send the following information to Jess@frontporchcville.org and we can help you complete your registration: name, phone number, address, age of student if a child, instrument, experience level. Registration is considered complete when the first installment is paid.

Prerequisite: None! This class will be starting students from scratch.

What Students will Leave this class having learned:

  • Tunes:  A variety of childrens’ songs
  • Technique: steady beat, pitch matching, focused listening skills
  • Group playing skills: waiting their turn, cleaning up when we’re done with an activity, transitions from one activity to another, story-telling and acting out stories, musical play

What students will need:

  • Additional $40 family package of materials required for this class. The packages include a scarf, a set of rhythm sticks or other percussion instrument, and a choice of a digital download or a CD of music with a book from that session’s curriculum.  Material fee can be paid directly to the instructor on the first day of classes.

Next Level: Instrument Exploration for Kids ages 4-6yrs

Wednesdays, 1/8/20 – 3/25/20
2:45pm – 3:15pm


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Jan 8
2:45 pm - 3:15 pm
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