Music Can do THAT? – Learning Languages Through Music

Music enriches our lives in so many ways, but for young children, music is also a very powerful tool for learning. Kindermusik’s English language learning program for young children, Kindermusik English & Me, has been an outstandingly successful and beautifully delightful of teaching children a second language through music, music, stories, rhymes, and more.   […]

Educator Spotlight: Jenn Horak-Hult

Jenn Horak-Hult found something special when she discovered Kindermusik in 2003 and then went on to start her own business, Pied Piper Studios in Des Moines, Iowa, in 2006.  She is a vibrant educator, talented musician, and brilliant business owner.  Jenn has served on the PKE (Partnership for Kindermusik Educators) board and has contributed in [...]

Enjoying Spring with Music!

In some parts of the world, it's spring. Flowers are blooming, the sun is shining, and mamas everywhere are happy that kids can be outside, playing and enjoying the warmer weather. Unlike other times of year when music and the season are synonymous, you may not make a connection between music (or musical activities) and [...]

Kindermusik and the Music City: Betsy Flanagan Speaks at the National Head Start Conference and Expo

Next week, Kindermusik International’s Director of Professional Development, Betsy Flanagan, will present two sessions at the 43rd Annual National Head Start Conference and Expo in Nashville, Tennessee - the Music City. Think about that nickname - it’s quite appropriate that she’ll be speaking about the benefits of music in learning and reducing stress in the classroom. [...]

Music and Mothers: Songs that Celebrate that Special Someone

It's coming! That special day when we celebrate our moms is right around the corner. How will you celebrate? The musical legacy of mothers is long and varied; you can find a song about mom in just about every genre. Many of us had moms who would sing a special song just to us. Let's [...]