Music for the Very Young at Community Music School-Detroit

Fall and Spring Semesters

Early childhood music education exposes children to many different kinds of music and movement with a fun curriculum proven to enhance brain activity. The Community Music School-Detroit (CMS-D) offers several music classes for children ages birth to 7.

Musical Building Blocks for Babes (birth-3 years) Saturdays, 10:00 am - 10:45 am

Musical Building Blocks for Babes is for children age birth-3 and their caregivers. Child/caregiver group sessions help children develop tonal and rhythmic awareness while building skills in physical, interpersonal and language domains.

Music Time for Tots (3-5 years) Saturdays, 11:00 am - 11:45 am

Music Time for Tots is for children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. Child/caregiver group sessions help children develop tonal and rhythmic awareness while building skills in physical, interpersonal and language domains.

Music Rocks! (5-7 years) Saturdays, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Music Rocks! is for children ages 5-7. The class includes all types of active music making and learning, including singing, listening, improvisation, and performance on percussion and tonebar instruments. The skills learned in Music Rocks! will help to prepare the students for instrumental study.

Tuition is $140 for a 14-week semester (fall) or $250* for a year (fall & spring semesters). *Note: The tuition discount is not available through online registration; only by registering in-person at CMS-D or by mail during the fall semester only.

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