This nationally acclaimed music program is designed for children from infancy to 6 years of age and their caregivers. Participants enjoy singing, listening, dancing, interacting socially, and playing simple instruments. The program offers a variety of classes and summer camp programs that focus on the child's emotional development as confidence, curiosity, self-control, and communication begin to take shape.
Blair's program has attained Maestro status from Kindermusik and is listed in the Top 5 percent of all Kindermusik programs in the U.S.
Instructor Amy Alley has more than 20 years of teaching experience. She is a writer of the Kindermusik University Fundamentals Course for educator training and is also on Kindermusik's Peer Licensing Board.
Summer 2017 offerings
Tuition for all classes includes home materials or online access for extending the learning at home. Kindermusik summer classes are 45-minute sessions that begin June 13 and run for six weeks. All classes meet in Blair Room 1197.
Cuddle and Bounce
Ages: Infant-12 months, with parent/caregiver
Dates: Wednesdays, 12:45-1:30 p.m.
It’s a joyful first Kindermusik experience. Parents and caregivers create a special bonding time as they dance, play instruments, and explore with their newborn, infant or crawler. Welcome to a magical time, that all-too-fleeting first chapter of life when miracles happen daily. Experience the pleasure of incorporating music with your baby to jumpstart earliest learning. Join a community only Kindermusik can provide.$200
Busy Days Making Music
Ages: 12-24 months, with parent/caregiver
Dates: Tuesdays, 4-4:45 p.m., or Wednesdays, 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
Be inspired as you discover new ways music makes your day with a busy toddler easier, happier and more fun! Whether our class is on a pretend trip to the doctor's office or the park, your repertoire of attention-getting on-the-go songs and rhymes will grow! Connect with other parents and babies through music and movement. $200
SECOND Trip on the Zoo Train!
Ages: 24-36 months, with a parent/caregiver
Dates: Wednesdays, 10:15-11:00 a.m., or Thursdays, 6:00-6:45 p.m.
All aboard! The imaginary Zoo Train is heading out for delightful experiences in the animal kingdom. Look forward to stopping at a petting zoo of orchestral instruments, whether you are a new family to Zoo Train or taking your second ride! $200
Family Time - SECOND Trip on the Zoo Train!
Ages: Multi-age, with a parent/caregiver
Dates: Tuesdays, 5:15-6:00 p.m., or Wednesdays 9:00-9:45 a.m.
All aboard for another memorable ride. Take the entire family! There's room for infants, toddlers and preschoolers. The imaginary Zoo Train is heading out for a new and delightful experiences in the animal kingdom. Along the way, stop at a petting zoo of orchestral instruments. Whether you are a new family to Zoo Train or taking your second ride, don't miss out on the musical trip of a lifetime! $200/per family
Note: This is a separate class from SECOND Trip on the Zoo Train.
Live on Stage!
Ages: 3-5 years, adults join the last 15 minutes
Dates: Thursdays, 5:00-5:45 p.m.
From the moment you become a parent, you want the best for your child. Take a Kindermusik step toward helping him discover where his artistic interests lie. Your child will have the opportunity to explore all things musical through pretend play - singing, dancing and playing instruments with Ms. Amy. At the conclusion of each class, families will enjoy a mini performance by special guests showcasing dance, instruments (folk and orchestral) and the voice. Explore the possibilities with your child! $200