Sound Start Early Childhood Music offers weekly (45-minute) music classes for children ages newborn to five years to enjoy with a parent or caregiver. Families love our well-trained and ridiculously fun instructors, award-winning curriculum (created by The Music Class, Inc.) and high quality instruments and props. Our research-based teaching methods will help boost your child's sense of pitch and rhythm and foster a life-long appreciation for music. We offer four 10-week sessions each year (Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall.) See session details below!

Winter Classes began the week of November 4-9 and run 10 weeks. No classes will meet November 25-30 (Thanksgiving Break), December 23-January 4 (Winter Break) or January 20 (M.L.K. Day)  Download the 2019-20 Calendar

Winter Class Schedule:

Belle Meade
Gordon JCC, 801 Percy Warner Blvd.

Pups (Ages newborn through 4)
Wednesdays @ 10:30 AM (Walsh)
Thursdays @ 9:30 AM (Walsh)

Brentwood
New Hope Community Church, 605 Wilson Pike

Pups (Ages newborn through 4)
Mondays @ 10:30 AM (Karin)
Tuesdays @ 10:30 AM (Karin)
Wednesdays @ 9:30 AM (Rachel)
Wednesdays @ 10:30 AM (Rachel)

Thursdays @ 9:30 AM (Kirsten)
Fridays @ 9:30 AM (Rachel)
Fridays @ 10:30 AM (Rachel)

Saturdays @ 9:30 AM (Rachel)
Saturdays @ 10:30 AM (Rachel)

Cats (Ages 4 & 5 years)

Saturdays @ 11:30 AM (Rachel)

Mt. Juliet
Mt. Juliet Community Center, 1075 Charlie Daniels Pkwy

Pups (Ages newborn through 4)
Mondays @ 9:30 (Rachel)
Tuesdays @ 10:30 (Gina)

Spring Classes begin February 21-27,  run 10 weeks and end April 24-30. No classes will meet March 16-21 (Spring Break) and April 10-11 (Easter Weekend).  Download the 2019-20 Calendar

Spring Class Schedule:

Belle Meade
Gordon JCC, 801 Percy Warner Blvd.

Pups (Ages newborn through 4)
Wednesdays @ 9:30 AM (Walsh)
Wednesdays @ 10:30 AM (Walsh)
Thursdays @ 9:30 AM (Walsh)
Thursdays @ 10:30 AM (Walsh)

Brentwood
New Hope Community Church, 605 Wilson Pike

Pups (Ages newborn through 4)
Mondays @ 9:30 AM (Karin)

Mondays @ 10:30 AM (Karin)

Tuesdays @ 9:30 AM (Walsh)
Tuesdays @ 10:30 AM (Walsh)
Wednesdays @ 9:30 AM (Rachel)
Wednesdays @ 10:30 AM (Rachel)

Thursdays @ 9:30 AM (Kirsten)
Fridays @ 9:30 AM (Rachel)
Fridays @ 10:30 AM (Rachel)

Saturdays @ 9:30 AM (Rachel)
Saturdays @ 10:30 AM (Rachel)

Cats (Ages 4 & 5 years)

Saturdays @ 11:30 AM (Rachel)

Mt. Juliet
Mt. Juliet Community Center, 1075 Charlie Daniels Pkwy

Pups (Ages newborn through 4)
Mondays @ 9:30 AM (Rachel)

Mondays @ 10:30 AM (Rachel)
Tuesdays @ 9:30 AM (Gina)
Tuesdays @ 10:30 (Gina)

TUITION:

10 WEEK PUPS TUITION
(ages newborn through four)

First child: $14.50 per class + $30 for at home materials* ($175)
 

Siblings 9 months +: $12.50 per class ($125)
 

Siblings under 9 months as of the session start date may tag along free. There is no need to enroll tag-along siblings.

10 WEEK CATS TUITION
(ages four and five years)

First child: $14.50 per class + $35 for at home materials* ($180)

 

Siblings 4-5 years: $12.50 per class + $5 for workbook. ($130)

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:
Families who register after our registration deadline (five business days prior to the session start date) will be charged a $10 late fee to cover additional fees related to late supply purchases. Our Winter 2019-20 registration deadline was Monday, October 28th. Our Spring 2020 registration deadline is Friday, February 14th.

*CLASS MATERIALS:
Sound Start proudly uses The Music Class, Inc. song collections in our classes. This curriculum has won numerous awards and is easy to incorporate into your family's daily routines with songs about animals, food, transportation and more. Each family will receive a songbook, CD and gain access to The Music Class app with their registration. Cats students (ages 4 & 5) receive an additional CD and workbook. Find TMC's Android app hereFind TMC's iPhone/iPad app here.

To log-in and access your music library, use the account and password you created for our registration pages.

READY TO ENROLL?
Families schedule class observations and/or register for class using The Music Class' website. This allows you access to their convenient app that allows you to schedule class absences, class make-ups, schedule guests and listen to the music on the go!

Travel to our registration pages by clicking the plane image below!

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OUR CLASS LOCATIONS: (Expand the maps to see our class locations.)
 
Belle Meade Classes
Brentwood Classes
Mt. Juliet Classes