b'M U S I C F O RT H E V E R Y Y O U N GA childs first musical experience should blend easily into his or her familiar world of sound discovery, imagination, and physical movement. Early childhood classesboth at the Music School and through our Music in the Community Initiative partnershipsare carefully designed to be age-appropriate, with the goal of developing inner hearing and rhythm, not early instrumental skills. These active classes explore musical concepts through singing, movement, and play. Classes are fully accessible for children of all abilities.MUSIC AND MOVEMENTLed by Heather Oberheim, R-DMT, the Music Schools popular weekday Music & Movement classes are for our youngest musical learners, 4 months through 5 years, and their parents, grandparents or caregivers. A wide range of classesfrom Bouncing Babies to Singers, Stompers, and Drummers, and even yogaengage children from head to toe, and keep everyone moving, singing, and laughing. Not only are the M+M teaching methods proven to be the most effective way of giving young children a great start on a lifetime of music-making and creative expression, these sessions are a fun way for grownups to bond with their young ones and for families to learn new ways to create a musical life at home. There are three semesters of Music & Movementfall, winter, and spring. For a current listing, please see the Music School website at ccmusicschool.org or call 603-228-1196. Fees are $75-$150 depending on the length of the semester; drop-in option available. 10'