MUSIC TOGETHER AT GENERATION IV STRINGS

Spring 2022 Tambourine Collection
Summer 2022 Banjo Collection
Fall 2022 Flute Collection

 

WHAT IS MUSIC TOGETHER?

— A fun family music program for parents and children ages birth to kindergarten.
— Parent participation—regardless of the parent’s own music ability—is essential for creating the stimulating musical environment that all children need to develop their musical intelligence.
— A high quality, developmentally appropriate research-based curriculum with playful activities.
— Children participate at their own level and when they are ready. There is no performance pressure. Children are not required to sit still; rather, they are encouraged to respond spontaneously to the musical environment.

BASIC CLASS ACTIVITIES

— Singing
— Rhythmic rhymes and chants
— Creative movement—from finger plays to large-motor movement activities
— Dancing
— Instrument play (The play-along jam session is a lot of fun!)

PROGRAM INFORMATION

— Eight-weekly 45-minute classes (on average)

— Three semesters per year

— Mixed-age classes (ages ranging from birth to five years)

— At-home materials: songbook, CD, "Music and Your Child" a Guide for Parents and Caregivers, digital access on Family Music Zone, and the "Hello, Everybody" app where you can access all of your music, storybooks and create your own music videos.

Spring 2022 Tambourine Collection - March 8-May 13, 2022

  • Preregistration for returning families begins January 10th at 8AM

  • Registration for all families opens January 24th at 8AM

Summer 2022 Banjo Collection -

May 17-June 10, 2022

  • Registration begins April 25th at 8AM

Fall 2022 Flute Collection - 

September 19-November 18, 2022

  • Discounted Early Bird Registration for returning G4S families with code begins May 9th at 8AM ($20 enrollment credit)

  • Open Registration for all families begins May 30th at 8AM

CLASS SCHEDULES

Class Times (Click to see descriptions)

Classes meet at Terpsichorean Dance Studio. Students have the option to attend once or twice weekly. A and B classes are the same except they follow different weekly lesson plans.

A Classes

Tuesday 9:15-10:00 AM, 10:30-11:15 AM

Wednesday 9:15-10:00 AM, 10:30-11:15 AM

B Classes

Thursday 9:15-10:00 AM, 10:30-11:15 AM

Friday 9:15-10:00 AM, 10:30-11:15 AM

REGISTER NOW

In-person demos classes are not available at this time, but you are welcome to contact Generation IV Strings for a link to a Music Together virtual class to try out prior to registration. Apologies for the inconvenience.  

TUITION

Tuition / Fees per Term

Attend Class Once Weekly

First Child Enrolled in Fall, Winter or Spring Term: $225

First Child Enrolled in Summer Term: $145

  • Additional Sibling Fee in Fall, Winter or Spring Term: $120

  • ​Additional Sibling Fee in Summer Term: $60

  • ​Infants 8 months and younger (by class start date) are free in the same mixed age in person class with a registered sibling. However, we do like to have the infants noted on class rosters, so please register your baby! You will not be charged for your infant at checkout.

  • ​Third Sibling Fee $0

  • These discounts apply to siblings only. Thank you. 

Attend Class Twice Weekly

If you'd like more music on a weekly basis, families have the option to attend an A class on Tuesday or Wednesday and a B class on Thursday or Friday.

First Child Enrolled in Two Fall, Winter or Spring Term Classes: $385

First Child Enrolled in Two Summer Term Classes: $225

  • Additional Sibling Fee in Two Fall, Winter or Spring Term Classes: $240

  • ​Additional Sibling Fee in Two Summer Term Classes: $120

  • ​Infants 8 months and younger (by class start date) are free in the same mixed age in person class with a registered sibling. However, we do like to have the infants noted on class rosters, so please register your baby! You will not be charged for your infant at checkout.

  • ​Third Sibling Fee $0

  • These discounts apply to siblings only. Thank you. 

*There is a one-time registration fee of $10 for all students new to Generation IV Strings.

Tuition includes:

— Fall, Winter and Spring Terms = Eight 45-minute weekly classes (properly fitting masks required for all adult participants)

— Summer Terms = Four 45-minute weekly classes (properly fitting masks required for all adult participants)

— New professionally recorded CD of the semester’s songs, rhythm chants, “play along” music, and tonal and rhythm patterns. Nine collections of music, one for each semester, rotated over three years.

— Songbook with illustrations. 

— Family Music Zone – each family receives a code to access Music Together’s Family Music Zone where you can download the semesters music and explore fun content.

— Music Together At Home: Helping Your Child Grow Musically.

— Assessment of Your Child’s Music Development – feedback regarding your child’s achievement of music development milestones is available from our instructor.

REFUND POLICY

No tuition refunds are given after the current session begins. Once confirmed in a class, a fee of $25.00 will be deducted for withdrawals.


Registration fees are non-refundable.  Opened materials cannot be refunded/returned and must be purchased.

MAKE-UP CLASS

Every enrolled family has two make up credits per term. Please use the Make Up Scheduler to find your class.

In-person classes missed by instructor due to extenuating circumstances may be supplemented with digital content. Classes missed due to extreme weather conditions will not be made up.

To Learn More about the Music Together program at Generation IV Strings, please visit Ms. Aria's YouTube page and look for her Music Together Playlist.

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MUSIC TOGETHER® MIXED AGES FAMILY CLASSES WITH GENERATION IV STRINGS IN BEND, OREGON

 

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