International School of Music - Nepean

Music Education for all Ages

Jitterbugs & Beebopper

The ISM Early Childhood programs offer interactive, contemporary courses for our youngest beginners. In age specific classes, students become engaged through experiencing a wide variety of segments of musical and educational activity. Lots of musical fun, taught by qualified teachers in an unpressured classroom environment. Lots of fun!

 

Our courses include:

 

Jitterbugs Music – Age 2

Introduction to early music fundamentals such as:

  • Beat and rhythm – using percussion
  • Aural – Listening skills
  • Pitch – singing songs
  • Movement and action
  • Musical craft
  • Musical games

Additional Benefits:

  • Nurtures Creativity
  • Emphasis is on the children having fun
  • Students learn to share, take turns and work with others

 

Beebopper Music – Age 3

This age specific program aims to develop all aspects of early music fundamentals for this most receptive age group. It is at this age that we can open the door for children to learn music as a language.


Segments include:

  • Pitch through a structured vocal program of original and known favourites
  • Music with movement and physical response
  • Creativity
  • Gross and fine motor skill exposure
  • Rhythmic response using percussion instruments
  • Correlation of sounds
  • Listening skills through music appreciation
  • Elementary notation and rhythmic reading and writing
  • Social and verbal interaction, discipline, control, concentration, etc.


All this and more, with fully qualified and friendly teachers. They Love it!