Main Menu

Music Preparatory Division offers early childhood classes beginning September 16

ISSUED: 2 September 2016
MEDIA CONTACT: Valerie Owens

SHEPHERDSTOWN, WV — Shepherd University’s Department of Music Preparatory Division will again offer early childhood music classes for preschoolers. The classes will run on Fridays from September 16-December 2 in the Frank Center, with no classes November 4 and 25. Registration costs $120 and there is a limit of 10 students per class.

Frauke Higgins will teach the classes, which include Musical Discoveries for ages 18 months-three years, with a parent or caregiver, from 9:15-10 a.m. and Music for Preschoolers for ages 3-5 from 10-10:45 a.m. Higgins has a master’s degree in music education and is an experienced early childhood music educator. She has taught classes to young students since 1990.

To register for classes, visit For more information, contact Sherry Sykes, Preparatory Division coordinator, at

— 30 —