Update: the MusiKinesis Summer Course can not take place in person for 2020.

Instead, we will offer free and low-cost classes online. Stay tuned for further updates! 

Summer 2020 MusiKinesis Course

Dive into the nexus of aural and physical music this summer! You’ll discover keys to music-dance relationships, and new layers of creativity within yourself.

MusiKinesis® builds on principles of the traditional Swiss Jaques-Dalcroze method, integrating American modern dance, music, and a wide range of teaching applications.

Successful completion of the 30-hour course confers Level A or B MusiKinesis Certification in Music and/or Dance.

Maryland State Dept. of Education has approved this course for 2 CPD Units.

Tuition: $295 Early Registration through May 31; $345 Regular Registration

  • Classes include:
  • Movement Technique

  • Singing and Aural Skills
  • Teaching Techniques
  • Piano and Dance Improvisation

  • Dalcroze Eurhythmics
  • Music and/or Dance Repertory
  • Songs, Stories, Games for Children
  • Lesson Planning
  • Percussion techniques

Instructors Katie Ostrosky and Alicia Nightengale join Monica Dale to provide tiered levels of study for Levels A and B for Dance/Movement and Piano Improvisation. This ensures you’ll learn the skills you need on your own level.