Community Programs

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Kindermusik
Community Music School

KINDERMUSIK® ACADEMY


Through this nationally-recognized, award-winning educational program, activities go a step beyond other music programs with a blend of singing, movement, story-time and instrument play in weekly joyful classes. All activities promote musical skills, coordination, language development, problem solving and social interaction. A wide variety of music increases your child’s musical repertoire.  Registration cost includes tuition and all materials. All registrations are taken through the Community Music School of Webster University, 314.968.5939 or cms@webster.edu.  Ask about sibling/twin and early bird discounts!  For additional information, visit our website at www.webster.edu/kindermusik.  
Educators:  Monday:  Maureen Bolain; Tuesday & Wednesday:  Jeanne Magee
Location: The Lodge Activity Room

KINDERMUSIK - FREE DEMO CLASS!


Children through age 5 with an adult are invited to laugh, move, play percussion instruments and enjoy musical story time.  Join us for a sampling of this educational and joyful music and movement program.  This demo is intended for families who are new to Kindermusik.  To R.S.V.P. or for more information, call the Community Music School of Webster University, 314.968.5939, or email cms@webster.edu.  Please visit us online at www.webster.edu/kindermusik 
Cost: FREE
Ages: Birth – 5 years
Day: Monday
Time: 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. or 
10:45 - 11:45 a.m.
Session: January 13
Location: The Lodge Activity Room

KINDERMUSIK® FOUNDATIONS


Make baby’s first class musical!  Our Foundations classes offer a sensory-rich yet caring and gentle environment where infants can explore and react to new sounds, sensations, and objects.  Shared activities for babies and their caregivers provide the opportunity to strengthen your connection with your child through joyful music-making experiences. There is an optional 7-week Mini Session for $167 that includes tuition and materials for first 7 weeks.   Materials included in the cost: 2 CDs and MP3 files of specially selected songs from class, 2 colorful picture board books, art banners, a mini cage bell, and a baby rainbow shaker. Curriculum: “Cock-a-doodle-MOO!” and “Dew Drops”
Cost: $293
Ages: Birth - 18 months with parent or caregiver
Days: Monday, 9 – 9:40 a.m., January 27 – May 11 (no class 2/17, 3/16)
Tuesday, 11:15 – 11:55 a.m., January 28 – May 5 (no class 3/17)
Wednesday, 12:30 – 1:10 p.m., January 29 – May 6 (no class 3/18)

KINDERMUSIK® LEVEL 2


No terrible two’s here!  Our Level 2 classes encourage older toddlers to initiate their own ideas and explore their creativity.  Each class offers plenty of fun outlets for toddler-style energy, promoting cognitive development through singing, dancing and instrument play.  Better still, you will have the opportunity to connect with other parents and caregivers who are also experiencing the joys and complexities of these busy years, while learning to use music to create and simplify routines at home. Materials included in the cost:  Double CD and MP3 files, two interactive storybooks – Shiny Dinah and Giddy-Up!, a Home Activity Book and 2 harmonicas, all conveniently stored in a child’s train carry box.  Curriculum:  “Away We Go!”
Cost: $277
Ages: 18 months - 3 1/2 years with parent or caregiver
Days: Monday, 10 – 10:40 a.m., January 27 – May 11 (no class 2/17, 3/16)
Tuesday, 9:15 – 9:55 a.m., January 28 – May 5 (no class 3/17)
Tuesday, 10:15 – 10:55 a.m., January 28 – May 5 (no class 3/17)
Wednesday, 9 – 9:40 a.m., January 29 – May 6 (no class 3/18)
Wednesday, 10 – 10:40 a.m., January 29 – May 6 (no class 3/18)

KINDERMUSIK® LEVEL 3/4


Level 3/4 classes offer children exciting first experiences with musical symbols and more complex instruments, laying the groundwork for formal music instruction. You will join the fun for the final activities and watch as your child begins to master music terms and concepts, building a strong foundation for learning in other subjects like math, reading and writing. Materials included in the cost: Three magazine style Family Guides with story, 3 CDs and MP3 files, a harmonica, a slide whistle and a humongous scarf.  Curriculum: “Giggles, Under the Rainbow, and Sing a Story”
Cost: $288
Ages: For ages 3 1/2 - 5 years; adults and siblings attend last 15 minutes of class.
Days: Tuesday, 12:30 - 1:15 p.m., January 28 – May 5 (no class 3/17)
Wednesday, 11:00 – 11:45 a.m., January 29 – May 6 (no class 3/18)

All registrations are taken through the Community Music School of Webster University, 314.968.5939 or cms@webster.edu.