Myriad Music School and Dance Academy
Welcome! Choose your Music or Dance Class below. Contact us for your FREE First Lesson. Enrollment is ongoing throughout the current school year and summer months. Here’s the latest update.
- NEW and CURRENT Families enjoy staying up-to-date with Myriad’s fun events, students’ accomplishments and progress in Myriad Monthly Newsletter
- Our students enjoy a cleaner-than-ever-before learning environment with sanitizing stations and medical-grade air purification system in every classroom & lobby. 100% of our Teachers are fully vaccinated and boosted.
- Visit our COVID Safety Measures page for more details and protocol.
FEATURED YOUNG MUSICIAN
FEATURED YOUNG MUSICIAN: KYLE C, AGE 6 ~ SUPERSTAR YOUNG MUSICIANS & MINI GLEE SINGERS
“I like the games we play in class. I think Miss Isabel is really kind!”
The Myriad Music School & Dance Academy has taught thousands of students since it was established in 1997
A community favorite, our school provides a magical staircase approach to curriculum, ensuring success and confidence in all music and dance skills, from our youngest to our most advanced students.
Myriad graduates have continued on to esteemed universities
such as Berkeley, Boston University, Stanford, UCLA, Cornell, American University, NYU and other reputable schools. Some graduates have chosen to major / minor in music or dance degrees. We celebrate all of our students’ future endeavors!
Brand New To Music Lessons or Dance Classes?
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We are ready for enthusiastic campers of all ages this Summer! Choose your Summer Music Camp, Summer Dance Camp, Summer Music Classes , or Summer Dance Classes. REGISTER TODAY to reserve your spot in our Summer Programs 2023! Myriad has a long tradition these past 19 years of cozy summer camp fun for Bay Area Kids of all music and dance interests. Our Summer Camps have always had a small student to teacher ratio, with lots of attention for each student. In addition to Summer Camps, choose a summer-themed Summer Music Classes or Summer Dance Classes. Older students will love the experience they will gain through our Summer Leadership In Training Camps.
DANCE EVENTS: Held this spring in College of San Mateo’s Theater, this is the perfect mid-sized theater experience venue for our dancers, ages preschool through teens. Welcome to a Night at the Museum, with colors, lights, story-telling and choreography from all of Myriad’s dancers! Mystery, intrigue, beauty and history all on the big stage! Thank you to Teachers Amanda and Mattea and their students, for their inspiring creativity and can-do positivity all year long!
MUSIC EVENTS: Calling all of Myriad’s Private Lesson and Team Musicians, ages 6-8. Piano students, Guitar students, Singers, Ukulele Players, Violin students and Flute students! This is an invitation for private lesson and team students to celebrate the month of March with a pot of gold and music! Playing Parties are the gentle, fun, small-sized, performance format for our young music students to share their music with families. March Playing Parties will be held Sunday March 5th. Sign-ups through SignUpGenius. See you there!
The New Year & Spring Months are filled with creative, inspired events for our students!
February/ March: Black, White and Red Ball: Filming Event for Dancers
March: Salon Music Concerts for Intermediate / Advanced Music Students
March 5: Pot ‘O Musical Gold Playing Parties for Musicians, Ages 6-8
March 6 – 11: Spring In-Progress Family Weeks for Young Dancers & Music Foundations Classes
April: Workshop Week, a fun collaborative rehearsal week for our Private Music Lesson & Team students. Preparing for success and confidence at our upcoming Spring Concerts & Playing Parties
May Dance Showcase:
“A Night at the Museum!”
May / June Spring Concerts and Playing Parties
June & July
Summer Camps & Classes 2023!
Myriad Dance Academy’s Santa’s Toy Box Choreography Celebration! Monday December 12 – Saturday December 17 Celebrate the holiday...
Myriad Dance Academy – Secret Santa! Monday December 12 – Saturday December 17 For Myriad’s Dance Academy Levels 2 / 3 / 4...
Holiday Music Concerts! Friday December 9 & Saturday December 10 Ages 9 & up, Private Music Lesson Students Join us for joyful music from...
Performing arts education for all ages at one location!
We have dance classes and music lessons at a variety of times so that you can book classes for different children at the same time to save you hours of driving and waiting time.
15 Benefits for YOU at Myriad
FREE First Lesson
- All students NEW to Myriad enjoy a FREE first lesson or class upon continued enrollment. Contact us today. We want to learn more about you, your child, your music / dance goals. Let’s match you to a day and time that works for your family so you can enjoy your FREE first lesson.
All Ages Welcome
2. We are here to inspire students of all ages! It’s never too early or too late to start lessons. From our Preschool Music and Dance Programs, to our Adult Ukulele Jams, we want everyone to enjoy a sense of community and accomplishment through the arts.
Myriad’s Three Goal Mission
3. Myriad’s Mission delivers to all our students and their families! Our Mission is three-fold.
- The first goal is to have fun, and lots of it!
- The second goal is to help each student discover their own unique voice / style as a musician or dancer.
- The third goal is to foster smart musicians and dancers for a lifetime!
4. We celebrate you! Students’ milestones are tracked and acknowledged through awards at Myriad’s many performance events.
Unique Choices, Unlimited Make-ups
5. Our school is unique in that it offers a wide array of choices between classes or private lessons. Tell us more about your goals and we’ll help match you to the right class or lesson for your child.
6. Unlimited Make-Up Courtesies for active, registered students! We know life is busy, and we do our best to encourage consistency, while offering flexibility.
Top-Notch Clean Facility & Books Provided
7. Our music classrooms and dance studio are well-lit, equipped with the best technology, are full of multi-sensory resources, and are distraction-free with sound-dampened walls to allow for maximum focus during lessons.
8. You receive books, sheet-music and all learning materials in-house! We stock a full music library with the best, expert resources on the market. No need to go shopping for your own books or supplies.
Outstanding Teaching Artists
9. Myriad has an amazing team of 30+ Teaching Artists, all of whom are university-trained, friendly, warm and professional. All are passionate about giving you a wonderful experience each lesson, inspiring our students! 100% of our teachers are fully vaccinated!
Students Connecting with Peers
10. Private Music Students have the option to stay connected with peers through monthly practice clubs and workshops, supporting each other and exploring best practices for success.
Seasonal Theme Weeks
11. Little ones enjoy celebrating music and dance with a fresh twist during our festive seasonal theme weeks.
Small Class Sizes
12. The focus is on your child. Small class sizes have always been a Myriad standard. With a maximum 10:1 student-teacher ratio, our instructors take great care to know each student personally.
Quality Private Lessons
13. You’ll receive an outstanding, unique private music lesson experience at Myriad. Private music lessons are a treasured time with a caring mentor each week. We deliver a fun, researched, well-rounded approach, teach all musical styles, and hold over 40 performance events.
Modern Healthy Approach
14. Receive lasting benefits from Myriad’s informed, researched, healthy approach. Avoid wasted time, out-dated approaches and injuries. If you are a new music or dance student, before anything else, you need the right, smart foundations, not out-dated approaches. We provide the tools to help families avoid unnecessary distractions.
Access Myriad TV
15. All class students receive access to MYRIAD TV, our video library from the current School Year. Perfect for absences and home practice between classes.