GIFT GUIDE FOR MINI MUSICIANS

We're heading into the gift-giving-est time of the year, so here are a few gift ideas for the mini musician and maybe not-so-mini musician in your life!

 

Looking to shop local? We gotchu, all these ideas are courtesy of small & Willowdale/Toronto businesses!

Classical Snap Card Game

If you've ever played Snap! you know how much fun it is, and now there's a musical version! See how fast you can match famous composers.

$13.50

Musical Happy Families

Another classic game with a musical twist! Collect as many instruments in a group to win the game, there are instruments in here you've never heard of!

$9.05

Measure Up! Rhythm Card Game

This game is guaranteed to turn you into a rhythm whiz! Create full bars using time signatures, notes values and rests.

$8.95

 

Korg TM60 Metronome/Tuner

Some of us just like the tactile feel of pushing buttons, and this metronome/tuner combo doesn't disappoint. Buy it in Toronto at the Sound Post.

$48.95

TonalEnergy Metronome & Tuner

If you're more of an app family, then you'll love this metronome tuner app that is super highly rated in both Android and Apple app stores!

$3.99

Griffin Crayola Kids Headphones

These headphones are built for kids and their rough-and-tumble ways, they can also decorate them with stickers and markers!

$31.99

 

The Bat Boy and His Violin

Reginald loves to play the violin, but his dad needs a bat boy, not a "fiddler". What's a violin-loving boy to do?

$9.99

The Dance of the Violin- Joshua Bell

A young Joshua Bell learns the value of making mistakes and trying again, all at an international competition!

$19.95

The Bear and the Piano

A bear finds a piano in the woods and learns to play it, but he knows that following his dreams will mean leaving his friends behind.

$24.99

 

Eighth Note Silver Studs

These sterling silver earrings are made of recycled metals by a Hamilton artist. They are gender-neutral and would look amazing on anyone!

$32.00

Life Without Music Would Bb Tote

This classic cotton tote bag is from a local maker, The Scarlett Studio in Toronto. Proclaim your love of music to the world!

$12.75

Reusable Music Notes Face Mask

Made by another local maker, Imagine Masks, we love the bright colours on this mask! It comes in Child and Youth/Adult sizes and is 100% cotton.

$13.99+

 

Magic Rosin for Violin

Ummmmm, sorry, there's sparkly pink rosin out there?! Sparkly blue?! Rosin with dragons, snowmen and music in it?! Sign us ALL up!

$17.75

Ultra Violin Practice Mute

If your neighbours are complaining about your child's new-found passion in the violin, stuff their stocking with this practice mute!

$5.25

K&M Collapsible Music Stand

This is a high, quality collapsible music stand that comes in black, blue, green, purple, rainbox, red, white and yellow!

$45.00

 

Profile Adjustable Keyboard Bench

If your little pianist needs to sit on a stack of books underneath them while practicing, then this bench is the perfect gift!

$38.99

Keyboard Pencil Case + Polka Dots

Every budding pianist and musician needs a place to put their pencils and markers while they're not using them, plus, this is ultra cute!

$6.95

Help Your Kids With Music Book

This book + CD is for all those parents and caregivers out there who are not musicians, but want to know how to best help their kids at home with their music practicing!

$25.95

 

Toronto Symphony  Orchestra Tickets

The TSO has many live streamed & on demand concerts coming up (including Star Wars!!!), and you can watch from the comfort of your own living room!

$20.00+

Classical Kids Composer Stories (CD)

These CDs are fantastic and fascinating! Each CD has a composer theme and the story is narrated with music by that composer. We can't pick which one is our favourite!

$16.95

Winter Starter Lessons Package

Maybe all your mini musician wants for Christmas is some music lessons, and let us say that if that's the kind of kid you have, we want that too! ;)

$33+

 

Another Land

Coffee & More

This North York cafe is one of WSM's favourite places to perform, and while we can't be there in person, the cafe is still open for purchase of their new subscription boxes, coffee beans and drink/food takeout.

$3.75+

Masks and Scrub Caps

This business is owned by a Willowdalian and we just love their kids masks! Why do kids get all the fun fabric prints is what we want to know.... ;)

$12.00+

The Batner Bookstore

Known for their vast selection of textbooks, did you also know Batner has a large selection of games? They have all the classics, plus a few extra (325 games to be precise!).

$8.99+

 

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