Inspiring a love and enthusiasm for music in children ages 3 months to 7 years.

Our music playschool immerses young children in a rich musical environment while also contributing to their overall development and well-being. Research has shown that early music education is beneficial for brain development and supports a child’s holistic development. We provide lessons at our studio and at partner daycares in the Helsinki and Espoo area.

Your child’s (and your family’s) interest in music
Your child’s knowledge and ability to listen to music and express themselves
Your child’s creativity as well as their motor, sensory and social development

Your child’s own creativity and inventiveness


Learning music in a safe and welcoming environment

Our unique teaching strategy

5-10 Children per Group
Our optimised group sizes ensure that your child will have the necessary amount of individual attention.


Simultaneous learning approach
Each lesson is a journey where the teacher and students imaginatively investigate ways of communicating musical and technical insights together.
Variety of learning Activities
The basics of music are taught through listening, dancing, body percussion, movement, musical games tailored to each child’s age and development.
Prep for instrument lessons
Our Music Playschool prepares your child for either pre-instrumental or ABRSM music lessons provided by our highly-trained international teachers.

Find the perfect group for youR CHILD

We provide age-appropriate Playschool groups for children ages 3 months all the way to 7 years!

Baby Groups

3 to 12 months old, with parent

30-minute lessons

Family Groups

1 to 2 years old, with parent 

30-minute lessons


3 to 7 years old, no parents

30- or 45-minute lessons


6 to 7 years old, no parents

45-minute lessons

Meet Our Playschool Team

Our highly-trained and educated playschool teachers each have at least 5 years of experience in early childhood music education.

Kristina Bogotaj

Kristina is a Slovenian choral conductor with a strong pedagogical background, based in Helsinki, Finland. She earned her master’s in music pedagogy at the Slovenian Academy of Music (2017) and is currently concluding her 2nd master’s – in choral conducting (Sibelius Academy, 2017–). Active also as a singer, pianist, continuo player, and interdisciplinary artist, she primarily acts as an artistic director of three Finnish choirs and collaborates with several others.

Silvia Melero Gomez

Silvia Melero Gomez holds two bachelor’s degrees in music education: one focused on music teaching at primary schools, and one focused on Music Pedagogy, Solfège and Aural Skills. She recently completed a master’s degree in Teaching Spanish as a Second Language and has been teaching Piano, Music Theory, Ear training, Voice, Music Playschool as well as conducted children choirs since 2006.

Myra Owens

Myra completed her Bachelors of Music in Music Education from Concordia College and Masters Degree in Music Education from Colorado State University, where she also received her Kodaly certified teacher accreditation. She has taught music and conducted choirs in North America, Asia, and Europe since 2008.  

Livia Schweizer

Livia graduated from the Conservatory of Livorno (Italy) and is currently studying for her masters degree in at the Sibelius Academy. She has developed a very strong interest in improvisation and has led various projects in Helsinki with the aim of exploring the field of multidisciplinary arts, collaborating often with dancers and theater artists. 

Music Playschool Schedule

We are currently offering the following groups during spring 2023. For more specific information, contact your playschool directly or get in touch.


Albatross (Leppävaara) – Tuesdays
ICEC Westend – Tuesday and Thursdays
Pilke Merikatti (Kivenlahti, Espoo) – Mondays
Pilke Mäntyviita (Espoo) – Thursdays


Bright Beginners (Arabianranta) – Mondays
Finnish-American Kindergarten (Kamppi) – Tuesdays
Finnish-American Kindergarten (Ruoholahti) – Wednesdays
Finnish-American Kindergarten (Töölö) – Mondays
ICEC Herttoniemi – Fridays
ICEC Meilahti – Wednesdays
ICEC Töölö – Wednesdays
ISM Studio – Saturdays

Music Playschool Locations

We offer music playschool lessons at several preschools and playschools in the Helsinki / Espoo area, as well as at our studio (Hietalahdenkatu 8, Helsinki).

Interesting in signing up?

For more information, please contact:

Giedre Tabocchini
Music Playschool Coordinator
045 265 7848