Amber Galloway Gallego – Sign Language Rock Star

Have you ever been to an event that had an interpreter for the hearing impaired? You can find them in a wide variety of places: commencements, lectures, even broadway plays. These folks are specially trained in programs all across the country. For quite a long time, one could attend the Juilliard Interpreter Training program, specifically [...]

Book Review: Triangle

If you had a chance to watch The Beginning of Life, or if you spend any time at all with young kids, you know that children have a tendency to anthropomorphize everything and anything. There's an adorable scene in The Beginning of Life in which a little girl has a sweet conversation with a plant. [...]

Music Therapy: Music as Medicine

Music Therapy - it's been around for some time...let's say as long as we've had music. As a credentialed profession, it's still relatively new. The first program to award a degree in music therapy began at Michigan State University in 1944. The American Music Therapy Association came into being in 1998. To many, the profession [...]

Mother’s Day Music Activities

It's nearly here! The day we set aside to celebrate mothers and all they do for us. Whether you celebrate by serving up breakfast in bed or making a coupon book for "free hugs," we all know she'll love whatever it is you do as long as it's overflowing with love.Speaking of hugs... One Mother's [...]

Educator Spotlight: Kylie Clift

A Kindermusik educator for 12 years now, Kylie Clift loves bringing music into the hearts and lives of Sydney-area families. Since the very beginning when she first opened Jim Jam Studios in 2006, Kylie’s #1 focus has been on making every student feel valued and special, accepted and celebrated for who they are. Lovingly known [...]