Junior Musician Course

Ages of Students: 4-6 years
Course length: 2 years
Class schedule: One class per week
Parent participation: Required

A child’s ear develops until about 6 years old. This is the perfect time for your child to learn music through the Yamaha Music System. Ear training is the main focus for this age group.

Graph of a child's natural ear development progression

Curriculum:

The muscles develop fast between 6 and 10 years old. It’s important for a music student of this age group to develop the coordination and good practicing habits. Ear training will still be have a large part, as well as playing and reading.

Hearing:

Listening to wonderful music helps children:

  • Develop emotional sensitivity
  • Develop an ear for music
  • Feel and express music in time rhythmically

Singing:

Children love to sing! Singing develops:

  • Self expression
  • Correct tempo, rhythm, and pitch
  • Understanding of note names

Playing:

Performing songs introduces children to the joy of expressing music by themselves. Playing also helps students:

  • Get familiar with the five-line staff and keyboard
  • Express music with both hands

Creating:

Junior Music Course experiences cultivate children’s:

  • Musical creativity
  • Sense of harmony

If you have questions please feel free to Contact Us. We look forward to meeting you.

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