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Music for Young Children

Site: Kanata - Head Office

Alternate Name MYC ; OCR
Legal Name Music for Young Children by Frances Balodis Ltd.
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Kanata
Address & Map
7-1240 Teron Rd
Kanata, ON K2K 2B5
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Intersection March Rd and Carling Ave
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) International private organization dedicated to music instruction with Head Office in Kanata * network of 900 teachers, including 50 in Ottawa * small group instruction 
Services: Introductory music program for children with parents' participation * children graduate with keyboard training (Grade 1 piano), singing, theory, preliminary rudiments, rhythm and composition * sunrise program for toddlers without keyboard * adult group instruction 
The program is also available in the United States, New Zealand, Singapore, Vietnam, South Korea and Malaysia
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm * classes Mon-Sun 8 am-8 pm
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility Ages: 2 year(s) and up 
Children 2 years and older and their families * Non-keyboard Sunrise Program: children 2-3 years * Piano program: 3-9 years * groups for adults
Application Call * applications are handled by the Head Office and students are matched to teachers in their area * see website for application to become a teacher
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Call for fees
Service Categories Music Instruction ~ Children
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-592-7565
Toll Free Phone 1-800-561-1692
Fax 613-592-9353
Social Media Facebook Instagram
Primary Executive Olivia Riddell, President and International Director; Email:
Other Details
Established 1980
Funding Fees - Student fees
Resources Website
Accreditation No * Staff certified by their respective professional associations * Teachers certified by Music for Young Children (MYC) and other professional associations

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