For the Love of Musik: Starting a Kindermusik Studio

I became a member of the Kindermusik family over 20 years ago now, thanks to a dear college professor who encouraged me to pursue my love of music and young children by becoming a licensed Kindermusik educator. Little did either of us know that the first step of enrolling in Kindermusik training would lead to [...]

Educator Spotlight: Beth Anspach

Beth Anspach has a heart for children and families and bringing them together, as evidenced by her studio business, Pathways to Learning, which began in 2000 and now offers both Kindermusik classes as well as Conscious Discipline® workshops and coaching. Beth’s business serves families in the Red Hook, New York area, with three studio locations. [...]

Love and Music: A Magical Connection

"It is the special province of music to move the heart."Johann Sebastian Bach I've said it before: music is magic. It's the strangest thing...something you can't physically touch can have such a tremendous impact on your emotional state. And it's pervasive. Marketing folks and film producers know this magic. They effectively use music to tug [...]

Sing and Dance that Stress Away

Stress. We all deal with it from time to time....and friends, so do our kids. Don't forget - we have a lifetime of experience in managing stress - and even then we can have a hard time with it. Our kids deal with stress, too...and they are stress novices. It's up to us to help [...]

Simple DIY Crafts that Let Kids Be Creative and Expressive

Here at Kindermusik, we love sharing tips that help make parenting a little easier and also help bring out the best in your kids – including their creativity and self-expressiveness!  After all, one of the gifts of learning music and participating in a weekly music class is the beautiful way in which self-expression and creativity [...]