Young Musician Course Age 6-8
The Young Musicians Course is a three-year program. Students participate in activities that teach necessary musical skills and encourage independence, creativity, and self-expression through a variety of activities such as ear training, singing, ensemble playing and music theory.
This is a parented class.
First Year of the Three-Year Young Musician Course for 6 - 8 year old beginners
Students learn basic music concepts and keyboarding skills through Hear-Sing-Play-Read
A keyboard/piano is required at home for practicing.
Students are encouraged to complete the Yamaha Grade 13, 12, or 11 Exams in May.
YMC follows the Yamaha Music Curriculum and it is offered internationally in 40 different countries.
Year 1: Book 1 & 2. Yamaha Grade 13/12/11 Exam
Year 2: Book 3 &4. Complete Yamaha Grade 10 Exam
Year 3: Book 5 & 6. Complete Yamaha Grade 9 Exam
|YMC Book 1||NW||Friday||5:45pm-6:30pm|
|YMC Book 1||NW||Sunday||10:30am-11:15am|
|YMC Book 1||SW||Thursday||6:45pm-7:30pm|
|YMC Book 1||SW||Friday||5:00pm-5:45pm|
|Lesson Format||36 lessons|
|Lesson Length||45 - 55 minutes/lesson, once a week|
|Maximum Class Size||8|
|Parent/Guardian Attendance||Year 1 required, year two at teacher's discretion|
|Year End Concert||Yes|
|Advance to||Junior Advanced Course 1 at the end of Year 3|
This is an In-person Class. Face coverings will be required for all classes. Should In-person Classes shut down due to AHS's recommendation for Covid-19, all classes will continue online.