Music is such an imperative part of dance class, and as dance instructors, we log countless hours searching for the perfect songs to compliment our classes, routines, and choreography.

Here are some current favorites for our younger classes:

hap palmer

So Big- Activity Songs for Little Ones by Hap Palmer

Favorite Tracks: Jack in the Box & Teddy Bear Playtime

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Kids in Motion by Greg & Steve

Favorite Tracks: Animal Action I, Animal Action II, Tummy Tango, The Balancing Act

strawberry shortcake

Strawberry Shortcake: Let’s Dance

Favorite Tracks: Strawberry Shake Sing & Dance Along, Let’s Dance


Dora the Explorer Party Favorites

Favorite Tracks: If You’re Happy and You Know It, Hokey Pokey


Symphonic Suites Of The Animated Classics by Kingston Symphony

Favorite Tracks: Beauty & the Beast Symphonic Suite- Belle, Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs Symphonic Suite- Whistle While You Work, Aladdin Symphonic Suite- Prince Ali, Pinocchio Symphonic Suite- I’ve Got No Strings

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Magic Wand- Music for Preballet by Lisa Harris

Favorite Tracks: If I Can’t Love Her, Tomorrow, Spoonful of Sugar, Let’s Go Fly A Kite

What are some of your current, favorite musical selections for younger dancers? We would love to hear!