Lessons

Yamaha Beginners' Level

Age 2 Age 3 Age 4 Age5 Age 6 Age 7 Age 8 Age 9 Age 10 Age 11 Age 12 Age 13 Age 14 Age 15
Apple Course                        
    Music Wonderland                      
    Junior Music Course Young Musicians Course Piano Club Keyboard Club
                           
          Junior Guitar Course Teens Guitar Course    
          Yamaha Drum Course          
          Junior Violin Course          
        Sonata Singing Group  Yamaha Vocal Course         

 

                           
Tunes For Twos (Sessional Program)  Music Fantasia (Sessional Program)    Music Beginners (Sessional Program)              





Apple Course (Ages 2 - 3)

Semester Program

September to January
February to June

Two-year-olds are filled with raw creativity and are without inhibitions, approaching everything with passion and curiosity. When given the right tools to express themselves, watch as their artistic flair takes over. Designed for two-year-olds, our lessons enable your toddler to enjoy music the fun way with you. We foster your little one’s love for music by teaching them how to ‘listen’ through fun activities like singing, body movements and playing with rhythm. It’s a great way to spend quality time bonding with your little one.
Class duration: 40 min
Max class size: 8 students





Music Wonderland (Ages 3 - 4)

Full Year Program

Music Wonderland is designed to provide children with an introduction to music in a positive and enjoyable atmosphere. Together with their parents, children experience singing, introductory keyboard activities, movement, and listening to music. Music Wonderland lays the foundation for a lifetime of enjoyable music making through these carefully planned activities.
Class duration: 45 min
Max class size: 12 students





Junior Music Course (Ages 4 - 5.5)

Full Year Program

Early childhood is the ideal time to start music lessons. At this age, the ear is at its peak of sensitivity. Learning music is as natural as learning to speak. This unique curriculum is designed to give your child the best opportunity to develop basic music skills. The creative approach focus on developing the three essential elements of pitch, harmony, and rhythm. The Junior Music Course includes singing, keyboard playing, ensembles, and musical games to develop the musical child from within.
Class duration: 60 min
Max class size: 12 students






Young Musicians Course(Ages 6 - 8)

Full Year Program

The Young Musicians Course is a great way for children to begin a lifetime enjoyment of music. The three-year curriculum develops musicianship and keyboard playing skills with wonderful materials written specifically for beginners of this age. Through a variety of activities, each student is able to develop and enjoy: ear training, singing, solo repertoire, ensemble playing, keyboard harmony, arranging and music theory. Skills such as these are valuable and transfer to many other facets of learning.
Class duration: 60 min
Max class size: 12 students





Piano Club/ Keyboard Club (Ages 9 - 11/ Ages 12-15)

Full Year Program

A 3- year program designed to teach beginning students, aged 9 to 15, how to play and enjoy a wide variety of piano styles. Basic musicianship skills, including a good sense of rhythm and pitch are developed through solfege singing and keyboard ensembles. Students will have fun creating music with friends of similar age and abilities in a group of up to twelve students. In class performance on a regular basis also helps to build confidence and stay motivated.
Class duration: 60 min
Max class size: 12 students






Junior Guitar Course/ Teens Guitar Course( Ages 7- 9/ Ages 10-14)

Full Year Program

Chording, soloing and band playing, all taught in a group setting – the best way to learn guitar. The course covers many styles, note and chord reading, as well as electric guitar techniques. You will gain essential ensemble playing skills as you learn – a must for any aspiring guitarist.
Class duration: 45 min /60 min
Max class size: 8 students





Yamaha Drum Course ( Ages 7- 10 )

Full Year Program

An introductory course to basic drumming technique, timing & counting, and note reading for young drummers. Composition of playing pattern between students encourage creativity and team work within the course, making the course fun and challenging
Class duration: 45min
Max class size: 8 students





Junior Violin Course (Ages 7 - 10 )

Full Year Program

Students learn to play the violin according to their age and ability in an enjoyable manner. A well-organized curriculum and motivating software accompaniments help to make the early stages of violin playing a pleasure. Styles range from classical to alternative will be taught in a class size of 3-6 students.
Class duration: 45min
Max class size: 6 students





Sonata Singing Group ( Ages 6 - 8 )

Semester Program

September to January
February to June

Students will learn proper singing posture and breathing technique. They will be taught how to sing major scales, engage in a variety of vocal exercises, and learn to sing different styles of songs; these skills are essential to develop your child's singing voice. Students will build up their confidence by learning how to perform as a group and they will receive performance opportunity at our school's events every year. Sonata singing group is enjoyed by children who gain pleasure in music, singing, and performing.
Class duration: 50 min
Max class size: 8 students





Yamaha Vocal Course ( Ages 9 - 12 )

Full Year Program

Learn healthy breathing & vocal techniques in a variety of styles, such as popular, rock, classical, musical theatre, jazz, or folk. Improvise or compose with creative singing exercise and background accompaniment tracks.
Class duration: 50 min
Max class size: 8 students


Tunes for Twos (Ages 2-3)

Sessional Program

April to June
July to August

An enriching music program specifically designed for 2-3 year-olds. This is a sessional program which allows children to explore musical rhythm, melody, play and movement to music, with their peers and parents involvement. This is a 9 week module in the spring and a 6-week module in the summer.


Music Fantasia (Ages 4-6)

Sessional Program

April to June
July to August

This sessional program is designed to prepare young children ages 4-6 before committing to the full-year Yamaha Music Program. Class activities include singing, movement, rhythm, and music appreciation. These concepts are taught through fun music games, song and creativity.


Music Beginners (Ages 7-9)

Sessional Program

April to June
July to August

This sessional program is designed for music beginners ages 7-9 year old. In this program they will be introduced to the history of a few famous composers and music theory. Students will also learn singing songs and musical games to enrich their experience. This course prepare them for enrolling into the Yamaha Music Programs.



Private Lessons

Sonata School of Music also offers private music lessons in a variety of instruments for students of all ages and skill levels. All lessons are conducted by certified instructors on a weekly basis. You will receive highly personalized instruction based on your own goals, strengths, and areas which need the most improvement. Our instructors will customize the study for you so that you can progress more quickly and effectively. Best of all, you can schedule your lesson at a time which suits your busy schedule!

Private lessons are offered in all levels of the following instruments:

  • Piano
  • Keyboard
  • Acoustic Guitar
  • Electric Guitar
  • Bass Guitar
  • Drum
  • Voice
  • Violin
  • Cello
  • Flute
  • Recorder
  • Saxophone
  • Clarinet
  • Music Theory (Rudiments, Harmony & History)

Please contact us here for lessons availability and instructors' qualifications