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 continue to be held virtually via Zoom this season due to COVID-19. Parents must be present for every lesson, visible on the screen, and working with their child. Classes are a combination of live Zoom gatherings, pre-recorded materials, and recordings submitted by parents.

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

2021-22 Schedule

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

Enrolment is now available for weekly classes on Wednesdays from 4:30 to 5:15 PM, starting September 15.

 

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

Enrolment is now available for weekly classes on:

  • Wednesdays from 5:30 to 6:15 PM, starting September 15.
  • Fridays from 5:30 to 6:15 PM, starting September 17.

2021-22 Tuition

KinderNotes tuition is $615.00 per chorister, plus a $20 administration fee.

Registration 

  • Registration is available online on a “first-come, first-served” basis. 
  • A maximum of 10 children can be accommodated in each class.
  • Should a class become full, a wait list will be created and additional classes may be offered.

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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.