Rhythmz, Inc.
(845)394-4711

Class Descriptions

Mini Music Masters 

  Children age 2-4 are given relaxed instruction in musical knowledge in all of its forms.  Children hear music from many genres and cultures.  They are exposed to many instruments and are taught the basic concepts of how to use them. The children learn how to recognize an instrument visually and by sound alone.  Basic theory concepts are introduced.
 
 
Music Masters
 
Children age 4-6 are given formal instruction in musical knowledge in all of its forms.  Children hear music from most genres and cultures.
They are exposed to many instruments and are instructed to use them properly.  The children continue to learn how to recognize an instrument visually and by sound alone.  Beginner theory concepts are introduced.  Voice as an instrument is explored in more depth and solfege (Do, Re, Mi, etc) is introduced.
 

Infant/Toddler Music & Movement (Guardian & Child Class)

Children age newborn to 3 years are introduced to movement to music. They are taught to follow basic commands associated with musical instruction.  Students will learn about human and animals sounds, begin counting up to 5, and learn about emotions.  Guardian supervision and participation is required.


Preschool Movement & Music

Children age 3-5 years are introduced/reintroduced to movement to music.  They are taught to freely perform basic dance moves to music.  Students will reinforce their knowledge of animal sounds and emotions.  They will learn to count up to 10, learn their colors, and improve their motor funtions.


Music Exploration
 
Children age newborn to 5 explore music of different genres, cultures, and styles.  They are introduced to new musical concepts and musical instruments.  Children under 3 must be supervised by an adult.  This is a very relaxed class to encourage interest in more advanced studies.

 
Bilingual Babies 

Children age newborn to 5 years are introduced to music and language in a class designed to incorporate Spanish and English language development.  Children are introduced to colors, shapes, numbers, and other language basics in both languages through song.  Guardian supervision and participation is required for children under the age of 3.
 
 
Infant Music & Movement (Guardian & Child Class)
  
Chilren age newborn to 3 years are introduced to music and movement.  Children learn basic music abilities while exploring sounds, gestures, and movements.  Guardian supervision and participation is required.
 
 
PreSchool Music & Movement
 
Children age 3-5 are introduced/reintroduced to music and movement.  Children learn beginner music theory and practice skills while exploring basic dance movements and concepts.
 
 
Intro To Guitar

Students of all ages are given an introduction to the guitar.  Students will learn basic music theory and practice for the guitar.  Students should have their own guitar at home to practice.  They may rent or purchse one from Rhythmz.  Children under 8 years old should be accompanied by a guardian to assist in their learning as they will require additional attention.


Intro To Piano

Students of all ages are given an introduction to the piano.  Students will learn basic music theory and practice for the piano.  Students will be provided and piano or keyboard during class but should have their own at home to practice.  Keyboards may be rented or purchased from Rhythmz.  Students under 6 years old should be accompanied by a guardian to assist in their learning as they will require additional attention.


Intro To Percussion

Students of all ages are given an introduction to percussion.  Students will learn basic music and theory practice for multiple percussion instruments including drums.  All instruments will be provided in class.  Students will receive a set of drum sticks to practice at home.  Students under 6 years old should be accompanied by a guardian to assist in their learning as they will require additional attention.


Intro To Dance

Children ages 6-12 years with little to no dance experience are introduced to the basics of dance.  They learn how to effectively move to music and perform basic dance steps.
 
Dance Basics

Students ages 13 & up with little to no dance experience are introduced to the basics of dance.  They learn how to effectively move to music and perform begginer and intermediate dance steps.


Rhythmz Kinder-Dance

Children Ages 4-6 are given formal training in basic ballet and jazz dancing techniques.  They are introduced to propper posture, form, and stretching.  They learn beginner dance moves and are prepared to move to more advanced dance classes.  A leotard and dance shoes are required.  You may provide your own or purchase them through Rhythmz.


Jam Session

Children ages 5 & up are given the opportunity to create and perform songs.  They will learn how to make organized music with others.  They are given the opportunity to perform on many different instruments as well as strengthen their abilities in a focus instrument.  Students in this class are given the opportunity to perform for an audience.
 
Sing & Dance
 
Children of all ages are given vocal and dance training.  They are taught to use both together effectively.  Basic music theory and practice are introduced and enforced.  Beginner dance moves and concepts are introduced.  This class is given the chance to perform for and audience.