At Heid Music, many of our locations provide group-learning opportunities through structured classes and free mini drop-in clinics. Click here to see our events page, where free lessons will be listed periodically.

Our Appleton location offers the following structured group classes.

  • Musical Beginnings: An introductory music course that uses rhymes and songs to help your child grow. Course offers four breakout sessions: Music In My First Year (6-12 mo), Now I'm One (12-24 mo), Now I'm Two (24-36 mo) and Music For Kids (3-4 1/2 years). Offered in summer, fall, and winter.
  • Rock Infused Orchestra: a year-round group for string players, as well as other rock instruments.
  • Rock University - Summer Camp: Originally School of Rock, then Academy of Rock, and now Rock U. A one-week camp that teaches rockers ages 11-18 how to be in a band with special classes and demonstrations, along with a concert at the end of the week to show how they rock! Offered in summer.
  • Yamaha Junior Musicians Course: A course developed over 50 years, this class helps children develop their musical abilities and express themselves creatively. The course is offered for 4 to 5 year olds during the school year.
  • Yamaha Young Musicians Course: A step-up from the Junior Musicians Course, this class is designed to develop a more well-rounded musician by teaching basic musical skills and encouraging self-expression and independence. The course is offered for 6 to 9 year olds during the school year.