Hoff-Barthelson Music School

Hoff-Barthelson is nationally recognized as a premier community music school and has over 1800 students from 4 months through to adults.

The journey begins with children at 4 months through 5 years with weekly classes music and movement classes in Dalcroze eurythmics. This approach of music encourages learning through active participation to develop nine hearing, rhythmic sensitivity and familiarity with elementary note -reading.

Hoff-Barthelson also offers classes such as Exploring the Instruments, Recorder classes as well as the Suzuki Program which involves violin, vital, cello, flute and piano from 4 years old.

Music Classes for Young Children (from 4 months)
Singing and movement classes at Hoff-Barthelson introduce your preschooler to the elements of music in preparation for more formal study. Led by our expert faculty, the classes offer a unique learning and sharing experience for children and their parents/caregivers.
At Hoff-Barthelson, our youngest students embark upon their journey of musical growth under the guidance of teachers who instill a life-long love of music. Many important skills are acquired through music and music activities: the ability to focus and concentrate, to listen and observe keenly, to become interested in watching and to take turns with peers.
Hoff-Barthelson's 30-week Music & Movement Dalcroze Eurhythmics classes for young children are taught in a small group setting that is nurturing and stimulating. Parent/child classes have a maximum enrollment of eight children. 

For more information call Kathryn Kitt at (914) 723-1169, visit www.hbms.org, or email hb@hbms.org