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Cantemos y Bailemos IV & V - Fall

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 @ 5:00 PM (EDT) - Wednesday, February 1, 2017 @ 6:00 PM (EST)
Ages 3-5 · Co-Ed
DC - Upton Street, NW Campus Sallie Mae Hall 2801 Upton Street, NW WashingtonDC  20008
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 @ 5:00 PM (EDT) - Wednesday, February 1, 2017 @ 6:00 PM (EST)
Ages 3-5 · Co-Ed
DC - Upton Street, NW Campus Sallie Mae Hall 2801 Upton Street, NW WashingtonDC  20008

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Cantemos y Bailemos IV & V - Fall

Sep 21 - Feb 01 (Wednesday)

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Ages 3-5 · Co-Ed

DC - Upton Street, NW Campus

Starting at

$345.00

Meeting Dates

From Sep 21, 2016 to Feb 01, 2017

Each Wednesday from 05:00 PM to 06:00 PM

Except the following dates:

Wednesday, Dec 14, 2016

Wednesday, Nov 23, 2016

Wednesday, Dec 28, 2016

Wednesday, Feb 01, 2017

Wednesday, Dec 21, 2016

About This Activity

Description

(Ages 4 - 6 without parent/caregiver)

Through more complex songs and games, in this class children expand their musical vocabulary, pitch matching, and rhythmic abilities while further developing their listening skills, concentration, and sense of timing. Children develop musical independence through improvisation and learn to read basic notation as well as other musical symbols. Movement continues to play an important role, as circle games are introduced. Some Spanish language skills are useful for this class, but not required.

Class activities and benefits include:

  • Development of pitch matching skills through basic solo singing and singing games
  • Development of rhythmic skills including beat, meter, tempo, and durational patterns
  • Exploration and improvisation using Orff instruments (pitched and un-pitched percussion instruments)
  • Expanded knowledge of musical instruments and instrument families
  • Introduction to written musical notation
  • Development of social skills and cooperation through group activities such as dancing, playing, and musical stories
  • Expanded repertoire of simple songs and musical games
  • Reinforcement of Spanish language skills

A través de canciones y juegos mas complicados, en esta clase niños amplían su vocabulario musical, y habilidades rítmicas mientras continúan a desarrollar sus habilidades auditoras, concentración y sentido del tiempo. Niños desarrollan independencia musical con improvisación y aprenden a leer notación básica, así como otros símbolos musicales. El movimiento continúa siendo una parte importante de la clase con la introducción de bailes y juegos musicales. Conocimiento de español es útil para esta clase, pero no es obligatorio.

Las actividades de clase y beneficios incluyen:

  • Desarrollo de habilidades de copiar el mismo tono a través de cantar solos y con juegos de canto
  • Desarrollo de habilidades rítmicas incluyendo ritmo, y tiempo
  • Exploración e improvisación usando los instrumentos Orff
  • Conocimiento de instrumentos musicales y familias de instrumentos
  • Introducción a notación musical escrita
  • Desarrollo de habilidades sociales y cooperación a través de actividades de grupo como bailes, juegos e historias musicales
  • Ampliación repertorio de canciones simples y juegos musicales
  • Refuerzo de habilidades para hablar Español

Please note: All classes consist of 45 minutes of instructional time followed by 15 minutes of Community Time to talk with our expert teachers, ask questions about music and child development, meet other families, and provide social time for children.

For more information, please contact Gabriela Cohen, First Music Program Chair, at (202) 686-8000 x1107 or gcohen@levinemusic.org.

Class By Age Group

7 and under

Location

DC - Upton Street, NW Campus

Instructor

Gabriela Cohen

Organizer Info

  • Levine Music

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