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Explore your musical curiosity at Soundbridge! Try a drop-in class or register for in-depth musical exploration in our Symphony Kids series.

Soundbridge Summer Classes
Daily Admission & Soundbridge Hours
Symphony Kids Series
Drop-In Classes
Concerts in Soundbridge
Birthday Parties

Daily Admission & Soundbridge Hours


Daily Admission
$5 per visit (includes instrument exploration); free for caregivers

Hours
Monday & Friday: 10am–2pm
Saturday: 10am–4pm
Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: Reservation Only

Symphony Kids Series


Introduce your children to the joy of classical music. From babies in Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Stars, to rambunctious pre-schoolers in Duck, Duck, Tambourine, families love playing and learning in Soundbridge's vibrant musical classroom.

Registration: $55/month, per child. Pre-registration required.
Make-up classes must be made in the same month as the class missed. Classes will be canceled if there are fewer than three families registered on the first day.

Parking: Prepaid parking passes available upon request for up to two hours in the Benaroya Hall garage on the day of your class.

Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Stars
Ages 0–12 months
Your little stars will fall in love with classical music while bonding with you through musical games and playtime. Kids and parents alike investigate real musical instruments, learn to move with the beat and become familiar with famous composers.

Register Online for April Classes
Fridays: 10:30am

Register Online for May Classes
Mondays: 10:30am
Fridays: 10:30am
Saturdays: 10:30am

Twinkle, Twinkle, Bigger Stars
Ages 12–24 months
Experience the joy of discovery as you and your young toddler explore the instruments of the orchestra and learn familiar symphonic melodies. Each class will include warm up songs and movement, playing fun musical games like animal dance or shake & stop, instrument exploration, and time for both parents and kids to share what they learned.

Register Online for April Classes
Mondays: 9:30am
Fridays: 9:30am
Saturdays: 9:30am

Register Online for May Classes
Mondays: 9:30am
Fridays: 9:30am
Saturdays: 9:30am

Musical Squares
Ages 2–3 years
From ABC to Do, Re, Mi, sing and dance along with your toddlers as they build their first friendships, try the instruments of the orchestra and learn simple songs connected to symphony classics.

Register Online for May Classes
Saturdays: 11:30am

Duck, Duck, Tambourine
Ages 3–5 years
It’s time to play! Musical games and hands-on exploration invite kids to develop teamwork skills, experience the instruments of the orchestra and discover the symphonic stories of the great composers.

Register Online for April Classes
Saturdays: 12:30pm

Register Online for May Classes
Saturdays: 12:30pm

Drop-In Classes


Join us for high-energy, engaging classes where children explore their musical curiosity and create their own music! No advanced registration required. Classes canceled on holidays and for special events.

Drop-In Class Rates
Single Class: $10/child
5-Class Pass: $48
10-Class Pass: $95

Musical Storytime
Ages 2–5 years
From Peter and the Wolf to The Carnival of the Animals, kids explore classic musical stories through games, songs and dance in this 30-minute class.

Purchase April Classes:
Mondays: 11:30am
Fridays: 11:30am
Saturdays: 2:30pm

Everyone Come Drum
Ages 5–11 years
Discover rhythms from across the globe as kids play a variety of percussion instruments and create their own rhythm jams.

Purchase April Classes:
Fridays: 12:30pm
Saturdays: 1:30pm

Concerts in Soundbridge


Tickets: $8 for Children, $10 for Adults. Under 2: free.

First Concert Series
Ages 3–6 years
Meet a musician in Soundbridge! Musicians will perform short pieces and invite questions from curious little ones. Children will learn how to be musical explorers through their ears and try out the featured instrument after the show.

Catherine Case, Harp
Sunday, April 27, at 9:30 & 11am
Purchase Tickets

Mara Gearman, Viola
Sunday, June 1, at 9:30 & 11am
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Birthday Parties


Celebrate your child’s special day with a musical birthday party! Teaching artists lead hands-on games, songs and instrument making tailored to your child’s interests and age. Reservations available year-round.
Make a Reservation


Soundbridge Summer Series Classes


From babies in Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Stars, to preschoolers in Symphony Stories, families love playing and learning in Soundbridge's vibrant musical classroom this summer. Find the 8-week class series that's right for you! Caregivers are required to accompany children to all classes.

Registration: March 21 - June 2, 2014.
Classes will be canceled if there are fewer than three families registered by June 2, 2014
Summer Class Dates: June 16 - August 16, 2014
8-Class Series Price: $110 per child
Parking: Prepaid parking passes available upon request for up to two hours in the Benaroya Hall garage on the day of your class.

Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Stars
Ages 0–12 months
Your little stars will fall in love with classical music while bonding with you through musical games and playtime. Kids and parents alike investigate real musical instruments, learn to move with the beat and become familiar with famous composers.

Register Online for Summer Classes
Mondays: 10:30am
Fridays: 10:30am
Saturdays: 10:30am

Twinkle, Twinkle, Bigger Stars
Ages 13–24 months
Explore the instruments of the orchestra and learn familiar symphonic melodies with your toddler. Each class will include warmup songs and movement, fun musical games, instrument exploration, and time for both kids to share what they learned.

Register Online for Summer Classes
Mondays: 9:30am
Fridays: 9:30am
Saturdays: 9:30am

Symphony Songs
Ages 2–3 years
Learn simple songs connected to symphony classics such as Beethoven's "Ode to Joy," Copland's "Simple Gifts," and Brahm's "Lullaby." Sing and dance along with your children as they build their first friendships, try the instruments of the orchestra and learn to compose together as a class.

Register Online for Summer Classes
Saturdays: 11:30am

Symphony Stories
Ages 3–5 years
Discover the symphonic stories of the great composers such as Peter and the Wolf, The Pied Piper and The Sorcerer's Apprentice. Musical games and hands-on exploration invite kids to develop teamwork skills through composing and experience the instruments of the orchestra.

Register Online for Summer Classes
Saturdays: 12:30pm