KinderNotes: Early childhood music education

KinderNotes is a weekly early years music education class for Junior Kindergarten and Senior Kindergarten aged children. TCC’s KinderNotes classes feature singing, movement, music reading, rhythmic skills, improvisation and listening games. There is no audition required to join KinderNotes!

All KinderNotes classes will be held virtually this season due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Parents must be present for every lesson, visible on the screen, working with their child. Classes are a combination of a pre-recorded lessons, live Zoom gatherings and recordings submitted by parents for extra help.

This is a full-year program from September to June.

2021-22 Schedule

KinderNotes 1 is for Junior Kindergarten aged children who are 4 or older (turned 4 by December 2021).

Choose to enrol your singer in one of the classes below!

  • Wednesdays from 4:30 to 5:15 PM

KinderNotes 2 is for Senior Kindergarten aged children who are 5 or older (turned 5 by December 2021).

Choose to enrol your singer in one of the classes below!

  • Wednesdays from 5:30 to 6:15 PM

Registration 

  • Registration is online only and available on a first-come, first-served basis. 
  • KinderNotes registration for the upcoming season begins during the summer in July.
  • A maximum of 15 children can be accommodated in each class.
  • In the case that a child is enrolled in a class that does not correspond to their age range, they will be asked to switch into a class that corresponds to their age.

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KinderNotes fees are generally paid in a single payment. You may contact our office if you would like to discuss alternative monthly payment arrangements. No financial assistance is available for KinderNotes fees.

You may register your child for KinderNotes on our website’s Registration Page during our registration period, typically open from June to September. Registration is limited to 10 children per class. Please note we do not accept registration over the phone or by email.

The TCC season begins in September and runs until the spring. Parents may enrol their children in the second half of our season, starting January, if spots are available.

Each class is 45 minutes long.

KinderNotes is primarily a music education program. Children in KinderNotes 2 have the opportunity to perform in the Toronto Children’s Chorus’ final season concert towards the end of the season.

There is no audition required for admittance into KinderNotes.

Children in the KinderNotes program do not need to have had any previous musical experience. Classes incorporate singing, movement, music reading, rhythmic skill development, listening games and more to develop their musical skills.

KinderNotes is the Toronto Children’s Chorus’ introductory music education program for Junior and Senior Kindergarten-aged children. To join KinderNotes 1, children must be turning 4 by December 2021. To join KinderNotes 2, children must be turning 5 by December 2021.