Arts Education Boosts Writing Scores

[caption id="attachment_4474" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Third-grader Justin Willis, 7, center, dances with his classmates during the Art Sparks movement class at Harris Elementary School in Akron, Ohio, on September 18, 2015. Art Sparks is an educational outreach program that reinforces academics and learning through dance. (Mike Cardew/Akron Beacon Journal/TNS via Getty Images)[/caption]

Myriad Owner’s Insight – Welcome to Ubuntu out our new "Owner's Insight" videos at our youtube channel: Myriad Music School and Dance Academy. Discover our word for fall, ubuntu, and what it means to our music and dance school! Check out our music and dance lessons in San Mateo here. 

Dance and Music Lessons for Kids and Adults

Learn more about the benefits of Dance and Music Lessons for Kids and Adults for you at our Music School & Dance Academy – a Peninsula favorite since 1997!Click here to see what our students and parents are sayingIf you are looking for music lessons, music classes or dance classes on the Peninsula, you have come to the right place. We have taught thousands of students since it was e

High School Students Do Better In Science, Math And English If They Also Take Music Lessons

A new study from the University of British Colombia finds that students who take music lessons do better in math, science and English across the board. Check out the full article here.

During your Summer Break

During the summer breakWe encourage our students to take it easy but it can be quite a shock to stop playing all together for three weeks and then suddenly pick back up where you left off. Even playing 1 scale or doing a run-through of your performance piece is helpful.You can also try to pick out the melody of your favorite pop song! Give your fine-motor skills and your brain this short-t