Children ages 4 throughout 5th grade explore the flute and flute playing in group
classes. Give your child a head start in music making! KinderFlute is designed to
teach young students to love music and learn to play the flute.
Due to the recent surge in COVID-19 cases, we will not be offering KinderFlute classes
in the fall of 2021. We will instead be offering KinderFlute one-on-one lessons. Sign up today to start the fun!
KinderFlute, developed by Kathy Blocki, is a method designed to effectively teach
students to love music and play the flute from an early age. KinderFlute is intended
to make playing the flute and understanding musical concepts both accessible and fun
Students benefit from weekly group classes and one-on-one lessons with the instructor.
Incorporating games, movement and improvisation exercises from my research and training
in the KinderFlute and Dalcroze approach, group classes are carefully planned to maximize
each student’s learning potential and musical development.
Get a free introduction and learn the basics of playing your first song. Flutes are
Next date and time TBA. School of Music, Room 107 Siblings and parents are welcome to watch quietly. For more information or to sign
up, call 803-777-5381 or email.
KinderFlute Fall 2021
For children ages 4 through 5th grade.
KinderFlute Classes are fun-filled 12-weeks programs that consist of weekly group
class instruction AND 30-minute private lessons designed for children to explore playing
A signed waiver must be on file for each participant. Please preview the waiver prior to registering. A copy of the waiver will be sent via email upon receipt of registration and must
be signed by the participant (or legal guardian if under 18) prior to the first lesson.
*family/senior citizen/USC faculty and staff discount
A family discount is offered when more than one member of a family is enrolled in
lessons or if a student is enrolled in more than one program of study through the
CMS. USC faculty/staff and senior discounts are also offered.
Tuition can be paid in two installments for KinderFlute Classes and is available upon
request. Please email for details.
Dates for those paying in 2 installments are: 1. Prior to the first lesson 2. October 18 or before the 7th lesson
Josie Cox holds a Bachelor of Music from the University of South Carolina and is pursuing
a Master of Music at Wright State University. She has held an active teaching career
as a flute instructor and is excited to join CMS as the director of KinderFlute Columbia!
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