Music at Heart - Suzuki Recorder in York

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Term Dates

All dates inclusive:

Autumn 2016: September 5 - December 9 (Half Term 2 weeks: Oct 17 - 30)*

*no recorder lessons Friday 23.09.16: these will be taught on 21.10.16*

Spring 2016: January 9 - April 7 (Half Term 2 weeks Feb 12 - 26)*

*no recorder lessons Friday 20.01.17: these will be taught on 17.02.17*

Summer 2016: April 24 - July 14 (Half Term 2 weeks May 26 - June 9)

*no recorder lessons Friday 26.05.17: these will be taught on 09.06.17*

nb Week beginning July 17 is Catch-Up Week for teaching recorder lessons missed earlier in the year (there will be no lessons this week for pupils who have been given their full quota)

Recorder Pupils click here for timetable of group lessons 2016-17

Suzuki Early Childhood Education Classes

Suzuki Early Childhood Education Classes

Suzuki Early Childhood Education (SECE) classes for children aged 0-3 years with accompanying parent / carer take place weekly during term-time. Sessions are 1hr 15 mins long, including pre-class meet and greet with refreshments, and are paid for termly, at or before the first session. Sibling discount available. Newborns go free for their first term.

  • Tuesday 9.30 & 11.00
  • Wednesday 9.30 & 11.00
  • Thursday 9.30 & 11.00
  • Friday 9.30 & 11.00

New families are welcome at any stage of the term for a free taster session, but to guarantee a regular place you are encouraged to register early as class sizes are limited and fill up quickly.

Get in touch to arrange a visit to the studio and discus how Music at Heart can best serve your family's needs.

Instrument Foundation Classes

Instrument Foundation Classes

The Instrument Foundation classes are suitable for children aged 4 upwards with accompanying parent / carer. Sessions are offered weekly in term-time and are paid for termly, at or before the first session. The curriculum provides a good foundation for learning any musical instrument. It is not necessary to have attended SECE classes first.

  • Tuesday 1.45
  • Wednesday 1.45
  • Friday 1.45

Get in touch to arrange a visit to the studio and discus how Music at Heart can best serve your family's needs.

Recorder Lessons

Recorder Lessons

One-to-one recorder lessons (weekly in term-time) are suitable for children aged 4 and above. The weekly individual lesson is complemented by a popular fortnightly group lesson (usually 5 per term). Tuition for individual and group lessons combined is paid for annually in 12 equal monthly instalments.

Individual lessons:

  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 3.45

Group lessons:

  • alternate Saturdays from 1.30pm

All recorder lesson slots are currently full, but new families are welcome to come and observe pupils in action to get a flavour of Music at Heart, in advance of joining the waiting list.

Get in touch to arrange a visit to the studio and discus how Music at Heart can best serve your family's needs.