Our Classes

We're taking registrations for winter classes. Here are the details:

Our 10-week spring Music Together® Family Classes began on April 1, 2019 and we will be using the new edition of the Tambourine Collection.  Tuition is $183 for the first child and $83 for a sibling.  Infants 8 months and under attend free with a paid sibling.  There is a one time $15 registration fee for new families. 

Our 6-week winter Prenatal Music Class will begin April 9, 2019.  Tuition is $200 per family.

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Below is our schedule of upcoming classes:

Family Music

Music Together Family Music Class


This is the essential Music Together class, one that a child can attend from birth through age five—and through all nine song collections. This basic class follows the recommendations of child development researchers, grouping children of a variety of ages in one class. This approach fosters natural, family-style learning where younger children enjoy watching and imitating older ones; older children learn by leading younger ones; and adults are happy because the children in the family can go to class together.

Each child participates at his or her own developmental level in singing, moving, chanting, listening, observing, or exploring musical instruments. We welcome the whole family to join in this important family music experience, and any caregiver—parents, grandparents, nanny—can bring the child(ren) to class.

Each semester includes:

  • 10 weekly 45-minute classes teaching a new song collection every fall, winter and spring. 
  • New CDs each semester with the songs, rhythm chantes, "play-alongs," tonal and rhythm patterns used in class.
  • Beautifully illustrated songbook with family activities to enjoy at home.
  • Parent education resources and online resources.

To see a family class in action, check out this wonderful video at musictogether.com

Babies Music

Music Together Babies Music Class


Beginning your Baby’s Musical Journey

A born sounder and mover, your baby is already equipped with the means and potential to make music. You've probably noticed how they respond when you play a song in the car or sing them a song to soothe them. Developing your baby's natural musicality will open the door to a world of possibility, not only for music learning but for all learning. The early months are so important to this process, which is why we designed this special class to help you every step of the way.

Music Together offers a one-semester Babies Class for families with infants from birth through eight months of age. In this class, the activities are specifically designed to teach you how to support music development in infancy and how to connect with your baby through music using methods such as "purposeful touch," "sound-layering," "dancing for baby," etc. And since our Babies Class uses the same song collections as our other classes, you will experience a seamless transition as your baby grows into our mixed-age, in-school, and "Big Kids" classes.

Babies are Born Music Makers

Bonding through family activities that focus on music—like singing around a piano—is increasingly rare. Today, children often experience music passively through mobile devices, CDs, and TV. But music-making is a basic life skill, just like walking or talking. Although simply listening to music has its place in a well-rounded music education, it doesn’t support learning in the same way that active music-making experiences do. When a child can learn through the support and example of family members in the same way they learn language, their learning potential is limitless.

In your Music Together class, you’ll explore ways to make music with and for your baby, giving them the support they need to become the music-maker they were born to be.

How will my baby benefit from music?

As a parent, you pay attention to every move your baby makes. Have you noticed their eyes light up when they hear a song? Do they start cooing and wiggling when you sing a nursery rhyme? Chances are you've seen glimpses of the music-maker inside—now it's up to you to bring it out to the fullest!

When you sing in the car or dance in the living room, you are setting the model for your baby, who is listening and observing as you play with music. With Music Together, you can learn lots of musical ways to interact and bond with your new baby, supporting their development in these important early years. Read more about how Music Together supports your baby’s brain development (PDF) and the parent-child relationship (PDF).

How Do You Know Your Baby Is Ready?

Since babies are musical beings even before birth, it’s never too early to get started—even newborns are amazingly oriented to become music-makers. Because they begin to hear and respond to sound in the womb, most babies’ sense of hearing is well developed at birth, and they are already alert to musical sounds—especially the voice of a parent singing! Just as your baby is prepared to learn language, they are equally prepared to learn music.

Soon after birth, your baby may cry, giggle, coo, and squeal with excitement -all of which help prepare them for expressing themselves musically someday. They’re receptive to music, too. Studies show that babies perceive differences in loudness and melody, respond to tempo changes, and sense when a song is ending. They often move physically when music starts or stops and may show a startle response when the music ends—even in their sleep!

We offer three options for babies eight months of age or younger:

  • They may attend a Family class, whether registered on their own or attending free with an older brother or sister.? 
  • They may attend our special Babies Class, with music activities specifically designed to help you connect with your baby and support their music development.? 
  • They may be enrolled in a child care or early learning center where Music Together has been integrated into the curriculum.
Sensory Sensitive Music

Music Together Sensory Sensitive Music Class


This is a smaller class designed to work with families whose children are managing sensory needs.  Those may include transitions, auditory input, as well as proprioceptive or vestibular inputs.

Each child participates at his or her own developmental level in singing, moving, chanting, listening, observing, or exploring musical instruments. We welcome the whole family to join in this important family music experience, and any caregiver—parents, grandparents, nanny—can bring the child(ren) to class.

Each semester includes:

  • 10 weekly 45-minute classes teaching a new song collection every fall, winter and spring. 
  • New CDs each semester with the songs, rhythm chantes, "play-alongs," tonal and rhythm patterns used in class.
  • Beautifully illustrated songbook with family activities to enjoy at home.
  • Parent education resources and online resources.
Prenatal Music

First Notes Prenatal Music Class


Hearing is one of the first senses to develop.  Even in utero, your little one is already listening and responding to your voice and the sounds around you. During this class, we will guide you and your support person on how to effectively use music to bond with your baby while in utero.  Through music, we will explore the physiology and stages of the birth process while focusing on the emotions surrounding labor and birth. As you engage in classroom and at-home practice, you will benefit from a variety of experiences to help you navigate physical and emotional needs through all stages of birth.

Your class will include:

  • Six weekly classes, 90 minutes each led by a registered music therapist
  • The opportunity to bond with your baby and support family
  • Making personalized playlists to assist you along labor
  • A download of Music Together’s Lullabies album
  • Relaxation, massage, and imagery techniques

While we welcome you whenever you choose to join us, this class is most ideal before 34 weeks gestation allowing you to effectively practice what you have learned to use during your labor and delivery.


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