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Early Childhood (Smart Start)

Music Classes for Babies, Toddlers and Preschool-Aged Children
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Looking for a way to introduce your baby, toddler or young child to music? Enjoy music classes for children 0-6 years in downtown Toronto.

Under the umbrella of The Marilyn Thomson Early Childhood Education Centre, The Royal Conservatory is dedicated to ensuring every Canadian child receives the rich cognitive and developmental benefits of music education from the earliest possible age.

Oscar Peterson School of Music (formerly the Royal Conservatory School) early childhood music education (ECME) begins with our unique Smart Start™ programs for children ages 0 - 6, and delivers unparalleled ECME curriculum. Supported by our onsite research lab, Smart Start™ combines the latest research in neuroscience with traditional early childhood learning methods. Weekly participation provides a solid musical foundation, setting the stage for cognitive development, increased confidence, and creativity in babies and toddlers. Online classes now available.

Read more about Smart Start™, the Oscar Peterson School of Music's unique approach to ECME. 

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