Musical Foundations classes consolidate and build on skills learned
in Musical Workshop classes, and develop children's general understanding
of music, both aural and theoretical, including reading and writing music,
musical memory, aural perception and inner hearing, and include both
practical and written activities. There
is a first year class and a second year class, with up to 15 children in
each class. They are suitable for children already learning an instrument or
singing in a choir, at EYM or elsewhere, as well as those who may want to do so in the future.
There is a reduction in the cost of this class for children
attending an EYM instrumental class or choir.
classes are suitable for children in P3 and P4 who have competed EYM's
Musical Workshop year, and are taught by Helen Robbie
and Laura Cross.
is also a beginners' Musical Foundations class for children in P3 who have
not attended the P2 Musical Workshop class.
will prepare children for joining Edinburgh Young Musicians
beginner classes in recorder, violin, viola, cello or
is taught by Alex Goskirk.