Hands On! A Musical Experience offers age-appropriate music classes for children ages 4 months to 5 years using a specially formatted, instrument-based music curriculum. Our classes introduce children to musical concepts, instruments and activities that enhance other learning such as the acquisition of language, listening skills, auditory discrimination, social understanding and personal discovery. Hands On! classes are designed to include music, story, movement and the exploration of various musical instruments that children can see and touch.

Latest Announcements

Fall Registration Special through August 6th!

This fall we will be introduced to Mozart’s “The Magic Flute.” Led by Papageno, a bird-catcher who is one of the main characters of the opera, we will go on a musical journey exploring the search for love, knowledge and virtue. Adapted for young ages, our Magic Flute curriculum will introduce children to this magical… Read More

Summer Registration Special!

Sign up for a full session of music classes by this Saturday, May 21st, to receive $50 off a registration. Summer session begins June 13th and runs through August 23rd. This summer we will present our original curriculum Let’s Play. Summer is a time of carefree fun, and this session will focus on the relationship… Read More

Want More Guitar Music?

Did listening to the instrument of the week at Hands On! whet your appetite for more guitar music? Top the week off at the all day, immersive Guitar Marathon at The Met Cloisters tomorrow! This is what they promise: “This year’s Guitar Marathon will be mostly unamped music and includes performances on the lute, oud,… Read More