Welcome to the Red Barn

Rhythm Ready Music with Nancy Nesheim

Before they can play instruments, little kids needs lots of singing and rhythm and movement in their lives. Here is a place were parents can join their little ones in music making. Using Orff music, learning through play, Nancy Nesheim engages you and and your child in music making with games, hand and body movements, and good, healthy fun that kids will associate with music throughout their lives.

Starting Feb 7
Meets on Saturdays, 9:30 - 10:20
at the Amherst Red Barn Music School
409 Main St, Amherst, MA
$120 for ten weeks
low-income, please inquire for assistance

CLICK HERE to download a flyer

Limited class size, email or call now to reserve your spot

About Nancy

With 16 years of classroom music experience, Nancy attended Cornell University and the University of Massachusetts. Recently, she appeared at the UMass Office of Familiy Resources Children's Arts Fair where she performed her Rhythm Ready music with her daughters, Evie and Elora. Enjoy --


UMass OFR Children's Arts Fair pics on facebook

  • This was so much fun, kids touching instruments for the first time.
  • Lots of activities, and FREE PIZZA!
  • Performances including Forest Park Zoo animals
  • Thank you, Joanne Levenson, Director, for your hard work
  • CLICK HERE -> https://www.facebook.com/media/
Thank you for your support on Valley Gives Day

  • Thank you to everyone who participated, we raised $567.37 toward our deficit of $4,980 to keep the school open this year
  • Donors needed, please join us
  • a 501(c)3 non-profit
  • Donations above $50 are tax-deductible
  • CLICK HERE to find out more at Friends of the Red Barn
  • Or, just do it now--
Thank you!

Second Sundays Concerts at the UU Meetinghouse

  • Join us this Sunday, Feb 8 at 2PM
  • for a Faculty and Student Recital
  • at the UU Meetinghouse, 121 N. Pleasant, Amhert
  • Suggest donation $10 (kids free) to support early childhood music at the Red Barn
The Red Barn welcomes Jacob Burnstein, Drums & Banjo

With a degree in Professional Music from Berklee, Jacob Burnstein started on drum set when he was ten, and he went on to pick up banjo, guitar, bass, piano and ukelele. He also studied and performed West African drum and dance in Kopeyia, Ghana. Check out Jacob at JacobDrums.com

Lessons at the Red Barn -- start anytime

We love music
  • Start lessons any time, call 413-256-8899 or email us
  • Beginner through advanced, all styles
  • Rentals for beginners
  • Free parking, on the busline
  • Handicapped accessible
Thank you for your support

Contact us

Questions? Call us at 413-256-8899
or email us.

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