Calgary’s leading music and performing arts education! Music and Play is a Calgary based music and performing arts studio & school offering Group and Private Music Lessons as well as group Musical Theatre, PopChoir, Theatre and Dance classes for all ages. At Music and Play our students to go beyond the notes, the words and the steps and into the world of creativity and the arts!
Year End Break: The studios are closed from June 16 through July 1 for a well deserved break! See you for Summer Camps starting July 2.
Summer Camps: Limited space for our Summer Camps in Musical Theatre, PopChoir and Theatre! Availability in 2 weeks in July and 1 week in August. Pre and post camp care available. Click here for more information.
Dance Registration: Registration for our new dance classes is now open. Click here for our dance schedule.
2013/14 Classes Added: New Sunshine 1, Sunbeams 1 and Moonbeams 1 classes have been added! Public registration is now open for all group classes and private lessons for the 2013/14 year. Click here to register.
2013-2014 Schedule: To access our full schedules for the 13-14 year, please visit the ’Class Info’ section or click here.
Summer Camps: Registration now for our Summer Camps in Musical Theatre, PopChoir and Theatre! Only 3 weeks still have availability - camps are over 80% sold. Pre and post camp care available. Click here for more information.
Dance comes to M&P: We are excited to announce the launch our new Dance Program for the fall of 2013! We are also pleased to welcome Kym Butler (from Nova Scotia) as our Dance Director to guide this exciting new program. Click here for more information!
Private Lessons: Want to learn music for fun or work towards examinations and competitions? Excellent, you’ve taken the first step towards your musical growth and we have highly experienced instructors who would love to help you! If you are interested in private lessons in piano, voice, guitar, bass, theory, flute or saxophone please contact us directly to schedule an assessment and to discuss what options may be available. For information on our faculty please click here.
Global TV-The Benefits of Music: Colleen joined Global Morning again – this time to discuss the benefits of music for young children. Click here to see the interview
Spring Music Pups: Spring classes are now well underway – late starts may still be possible. Please click here to register.
Sibling Care: Are you new to Music and Play? Do you have more than one child? Click here for to find out about our Create & Play sibling care program and how we make it easy for you to attend classes!
We offer leading curriculums:
Music for Young Children® (MYC): a dynamic, child-centered curriculum for ages 3 through 11. This innovative, Canadian system combines proven music education theories into one comprehensive method of keyboard, rhythm, singing, theory, movement and more. A fun and imaginative environment filled with games, storytelling and hands-on activities engages children in learning and allows them to explore music concepts while building concentration, self-expression and confidence.
Music Pups®: for ages 0 - 3 , this program is designed to nurture the musical development of young children by involving parents and caregivers in musical activities with their child. Through teacher modeling, play, parent education, acclaimed CDs, and the joy of the classes, Music Pups provides a catalyst for parents to create a stimulating musical environment for their child.
Private Lessons: in piano, voice, guitar, bass, theory, sax and flute.
Musical Theatre & Theatre Classes: offered as part of our annual curriculum and through our spring and summer camps!
Dance Classes: offered as part of our annual curriculum and through special workshops!
PopChoir Classes: offered as part of our annual curriculum and through our spring and summer camps!