Musikgarten is a preeminent
early childhood music education company,
with classes for children from birth to age nine. Merinda's Garden of
Music is licensed to teach its sensitive, solid, and stimulating
curriculum to toddlers, preschoolers, and younger
Backed By Research
Research shows that consistent musical exposure
and critical period of early childhood greatly improves a child's
musical enjoyment, understanding, and achievement.
Rethinking Music as Play, Not Work
As a piano teacher for several years, Ms. Merinda
budding musicians flourish when instruction is "disguised" as fun and
games--play, not study.
Music ability blossoms in students when the music
sparks their fancy,
and when family and friends are excited and involved in the
music-making. Musikgarten provides this avenue with its captivating
and activities, its stimulating social group classes, and its family
Come for the Fun, Stay for the Education
Now Musikgarten may look
like all fun and games, but it is the most musically sound approach to
early childhood music and movement you will encounter.
is developmentally appropriate, and designed to guide children
from birth to age nine to be true musicians--not just someone who can
pluck out a few pieces on the piano and hum along to a song on the
radio--but a true musician who can see a piece of music and hear it in
her head, a musician who can find the music in an instrument without
printed music to guide him.
And apart from music
Musikgarten focuses on the whole child. We aim to help children think
better, feel emotions better, listen better, and work together better.
shows that children who participate in music and movement education do
better in school and in life.
With Musikgarten you will not find visually
but aurally stimulating
materials. In a world full of visual stimuli, you will likely find this
a welcome change of pace. The high-quality recordings feature real instruments and real children singing songs that
have stood the test of time. The classroom instruments as well are
crafted for small hands and budding musicians' sensitive ears.
See For Yourself
Come see for yourself what Musikgarten is all
about and give
child the priceless gift of music for life. Contact Merinda to schedule
a free introductory class.