Pachyderm Music Lab: unsuspecting rock classes for the whole family

"When you think of kids’ music classes, what comes to mind? Maybe the primary colors and nursery rhyme, folk music style that Kindermusik made so famous. Or you think of elementary school days. Sitting with music books open to “If I Knew You Were Coming I’d’ve Baked a Cake,” at metal desks, the promise of learning to play the recorder at the end of class, dangling like a carrot for good behavior.

Walking into Pachyderm Music Lab, you realize that music here will be a different experience. Classes are parent and kid friendly, but the style is less traditional and more individualistic. The predominant musical style is rock, with lessons and classes geared toward band instruments like bass guitars and drums.


Take a right down the hall, and you will end up at The Lounge. This is where BabyPUNK! classes are held. BabyPUNK! is a new class offering that takes the most popular songs from grunge, punk and alternative bands, and makes them accessible to children...

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