Top Picks For Kids' Music Classes In Sydney
Why enrol your child in a music class? Music is known to have a connection with math and helps to boost your child’s academic skills, as well as boosting self-esteem, helping them to develop ambidexterity, developing social skills, patience, discipline, giving your child a creative outlet - and perhaps, even a love and hobby for life. And with the government's Creative Kids Rebate, there's never been a better time to start!
We’ve picked some of the best kids’ classes across Sydney, that we just know you’ll love.
1. Bluebell Music
Bluebell Music operates in Bondi Junction, Rose Bay and Miranda, offering fun, engaging and educational classes for children aged between 3 months and 5 years. Energetic teaches are sure to encourage a love of music in your child, through listening, singing, moving and improvisation in a relaxed and informal class setting. Their ‘Tiny Bells’ class for 3-month-olds teaches mums how to engage with their child through music, and their ‘Give It A Shake’ trial pack gives you 2 trial classes for just $30 to experience and settle in the class environment- we are sure you’ll be back again and again!
2. Einsteinz Music
Einsteinz Music has been running age-appropriate hands-on music classes since 1997 in Sydney’s Inner West, Eastern Suburbs and Neutral Bay. They teach children aged 6 months – 4 years old the fundamentals of music in classes grouped into babies, toddlers and preschoolers. In addition to music appreciation, Einsteinz Music also incorporates both gross motor and fine motor skills, counting, colours, listening skills and socialization concepts like listening and sharing.
Classes are all taught by professional musicians and all music is played live. The teachers all have extensive repertoires and course content includes lots of repetition, which is vital for children’s learning and confidence. Teachers also introduce their own individual style of music, making classes fun and unique. Find out about Einsteinz Music's new 'Have a Go' pack here. Classes are all age-appropriate with classes for Babes on Laps (6 months until walking), Toddlers (1–2-year-olds), Juniors (2–3-year-olds) and Preschoolers (aged 3+).
Ukubebe offers a range of quality programs for 0-5-year-olds including early childhood music classes. Ukubebe’s classes are fun and fabulous and very engaging for all participants. They just love teaching music; their classes are non-competitive, inclusive, and promote holistic learning. Weekly music and movement classes are on Wednesday - Friday mornings in Randwick. There are also Friday classes in Batemans Bay and Ukulele classes are available online.
Located in Rose Bay, Bondi and Coogee, Hartbeep's intimate music classes are fuelled by magic and delivered with love. The classes are designed for the littlies to get them involved and to inspire a life long love of music. The wonderful teachers put your child at the heart of the musical adventures and all of their classes are set to a soundtrack of original songs, remixed nursery rhymes and lullabies.
Hartbeeps offer developmental baby classes, toddler classes and pre-school classes, as well as educational sessions, pregnancy classes, stay & play with baby discos, and fabulous children's parties.
5. Ladybug Music
Ladybug Music offers fantastic music classes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers in Neutral Bay, Mosman, Curl Curl and Forestville. Children will be encouraged to participate and get silly in the warm, inclusive environments offered by these classes where the music is funky, soulful and eclectic. Your child will be introduced to pitch, tempo, melody and rhythm through singing, instruments, dance and more. Their parent-and-me classes are a favourite of ours, where little ones can express themselves using body and voice.
6. Applause Music Theatre Academy
Applause Musical Theatre Academy specialises in weekly classes for children in Kindy to Year 11, where kids will be given an avenue to express themselves and build confidence across many areas- not just performing! This is where triple threats are born; kids will learn to sing, dance and act with scenes and songs from popular musicals. With two qualified industry-experienced musicians per class and live piano accompaniment, this is the real deal! Children will gear up for the end of year soiree, where all performers will experience their time in the spotlight and get at least one singing and acting solo. Classes available in Killarney Heights, St Ives, Chatswood, Roseville and East Lindfield, Willoughby and Gordon.
7. Emma Dean Sings
Nurture your child's natural stagecraft at this singing school in Bondi and Rozelle. The passionate and supportive teachers (who are all professional performers in their own right) create a safe and supportive environment where your kids will find their voice, grow their power and strength, and express themselves fully on stage. They encourage songwriters and dancers too, so your kids will get the full rock-star/pop star package. ;
In the school holidays, Emma Dean Sings offers Junior Bootcamps where little stars-in-the-making will learn to dance, sing and act as their favourite pop star! Oh and click here to get $25 off your first one hour lesson.
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