Makin’ Music

From singing to drumming, from moving and dancing to making instruments, come experience what Makin’ Music is all about! A variety of scheduled musical activities will be presented by the Calgary branch of the Alberta Registered Music Teachers’ Association, a professional organization representing private music teachers. Workshops include:

Play and Write
Nicole Sun, Grace Piano Studio
Create your own song, play it on the keyboard and unleash your creativity just with the role of a dice.

 Music in Motion!
Rosalyn Harms
Develop musical skill and appreciation in a fun, exciting way through activity, song, dance, and instruments. We’ll begin with a series of unique warm-ups for the body and voice then sing a variety of songs with movement and actions, and use a variety of instruments and items such as a parachute, bubbles, pinwheels, rhythm sticks, “Boomwhackers”, drums, and triangles.

Sing Your Heart Out!
Looi Tan, Musica Academy Yamaha School
Come join us in this amazing singing circle and try the spinning wheel game! Check out our cool guitars as well.

FunTime Keyboard
Alicia Romero, Avant-Garde Music Studio
In this hands-on session, you will know more about key names and play to the tune of London Bridge and other favourites.

Shake, Sing, and Tap
Alicia Romero, Avant-Garde Music Studio
Nurture and discover your child’s musical talents as you sing, play rhythm instruments, move and listen to the most intriguing sounds.

Keyboard Jam
Alicia Romero, Avant-Garde Music Studio
Join us for an exploration of sound as you discover how easy it is to compose music.

Play the Blues
Beth Olver
Cool music is made with the 12-bar blues. Join us to figure out how and create your own 12-bar blues.

Ages: 2 and up | Venue: Makin’ Music Tent on Olympic Plaza

Guess what?! This performance is free and included in the purchase of your ticketed show!

Show Times

Wednesday, May 23 at 9:30 AM (Play and Write, ages 6-12)
Wednesday, May 23 at 10:00 AM (Music in Motion!, ages 4-5)
Wednesday, May 23 at 10:30 AM (Keyboard Jam, ages 6-12)
Wednesday, May 23 at 11:00 AM (Play and Write, ages 6-12)
Wednesday, May 23 at 11:30 AM (Music in Motion!, ages 1-4 family-style)
Wednesday, May 23 at 12:30 PM (Sing Your Heart Out!, ages 4-15 years )
Wednesday, May 23 at 1:00 PM (Music in Motion!, ages 4-5)
Wednesday, May 23 at 1:30 PM (FunTime Keyboard, ages 4-5)
Wednesday, May 23 at 2:00 PM (Sing Your Heart Out!, ages 4-15 years )
Wednesday, May 23 at 2:30 PM (Shake, Sing, Tap, ages 6 mon-3 years)
Thursday, May 24 at 9:30 AM (Music in Motion!, ages 4-5)
Thursday, May 24 at 10:00 AM (Play and Write, ages 6-12)
Thursday, May 24 at 10:30 AM (Keyboard Jam, ages 6-12)
Thursday, May 24 at 11:00 AM (Play the Blues, ages 7-12)
Thursday, May 24 at 11:30 AM (Play and Write, ages 6-12)
Thursday, May 24 at 12:30 PM (Sing Your Heart Out!, ages 4-15)
Thursday, May 24 at 1:00 PM (Music in Motion!, ages 4-5)
Thursday, May 24 at 1:30 PM (Sing Your Heart Out!, ages 4-15)
Thursday, May 24 at 2:00 PM (Music in Motion!, ages 1-4 family-style)
Thursday, May 24 at 2:30 PM (FunTime Keyboard, ages 4-5 years)
Friday, May 25 at 9:30 AM (Play and Write, ages 6-12)
Friday, May 25 at 10:00 AM (Music in Motion!, ages 1-4 years family-style)
Friday, May 25 at 10:30 AM (Sing Your Heart Out!, ages 4-15 )
Friday, May 25 at 11:00 AM (FunTime Keyboard, ages 4-5 )
Friday, May 25 at 11:30 AM (Sing Your Heart Out!, ages 4-15 )
Friday, May 25 at 12:30 PM (Music in Motion!, ages 4-5 )
Friday, May 25 at 1:00 PM (Music in Motion!, ages 4-5 )
Friday, May 25 at 1:30 PM (Shake, Sing, Tap, ages 6 mos - 3)
Friday, May 25 at 2:00 PM (Music in Motion!, ages 1-4 family-style)
Friday, May 25 at 2:30 PM (Keyboard Jam, ages 6-12)
Friday, May 25 at 3:30 PM (Music in Motion!, ages 4-5 )
Friday, May 25 at 4:00 PM (Music in Motion!, ages 1-4 family-style)
Friday, May 25 at 4:30 PM (Shake, Sing, Tap, ages 6 mos- 3)
Friday, May 25 at 5:00 PM (FunTime Keyboard, ages 4-5)
Friday, May 25 at 5:30 PM (Music in Motion!, ages 4-5 )
Saturday, May 26 at 10:00 AM (Sing Your Heart Out!, ages 4-15)
Saturday, May 26 at 10:30 AM (Music in Motion!, ages 1-4 family-style)
Saturday, May 26 at 11:00 AM (FunTime Keyboard, ages 4-5)
Saturday, May 26 at 11:30 AM (Sing Your Heart Out!, ages 4-15)
Saturday, May 26 at 12:30 PM (Shake, Sing, Tap, ages 6 mos - 3)
Saturday, May 26 at 1:00 PM (FunTime Keyboard, ages 4-5)
Saturday, May 26 at 1:30 PM (Music in Motion!, ages 4-5)
Saturday, May 26 at 2:00 PM (Music in Motion!, ages 1-4 family-style)
Saturday, May 26 at 2:30 PM (Keyboard Jam, ages 6-12)
Saturday, May 26 at 3:30 PM (FunTime Keyboard, ages 4-5)
Saturday, May 26 at 4:00 PM (Shake, Sing, Tap, ages 6 mos- 3)
Saturday, May 26 at 4:30 PM (Music in Motion!, ages 1-4 family-style)
Saturday, May 26 at 5:00 PM (Music in Motion!, ages 4-5)
Saturday, May 26 at 5:30 PM (Keyboard Jam, ages 6-12)