CEDAR FALLS, Iowa â€“ The UNI School of Music is accepting registrations for a new class, Musicmania and Me for children in kindergarten through third grade, based on Orff pedagogy. Activities incorporate dancing, singing, improvised storytelling, games and rhythm fun with xylophones, glockenspiels, drums and other small percussion instruments. The spring session will be held Feb. 8 through April 12. Classes will be held in Jebe Hall at the Gallagher-Bluedorn Performing Arts Center. The cost for the session is $50; the registration deadline is Friday, Feb. 4.
In addition to the Musicmania and Me spring classes, the UNI School of Music offers an ongoing standard curriculum that includes private lessons (beginning through advanced levels) for woodwinds, brass, percussion and piano. Children in elementary school through adults may register for the music lessons.
Other UNI School of Music programs include Kindermusik (for ages 3 months through 5 years), the Little Mozart Piano Program (for ages 4 through 5 years), the UNI Children's Choir (for children in second through seventh grades) and the UNI New Horizons Band (for ages 55 years and older). Registrations for the standard programs and classes are accepted throughout the year.
For further program or registration information, contact Cindi Mason, instructor, UNI School of Music, at 319-273-2142 or firstname.lastname@example.org.