The Gift of Time: Holiday Activities for the Whole Family

There is no better gift than the gift of time, but with our busy lives and constant demands, it can also be one of the hardest gifts to give – especially during the holidays. It’s during the holiday season that we long for the gift of time the most – time together, time to make [...]

Science Center Stage: Gratitude

It's that time of year...families in the United States will gather around tables across the country, eat turkey and stuffing, sweet potatoes and cranberry sauce, and perhaps watch a parade or football game. The Thanksgiving holiday finds its roots in communal meals to celebrate the year's harvest. Now, we often take time to give thanks [...]

Big Brains! Music Feeds Brain Development

Science tells us what we, as music educators, already know: music is good for brain development. We constantly see study after study that verifies what we see on a daily basis in the young musicians with whom we interact. Recently, a study at the University of Southern California's Brain and Creativity Institute indicated that early [...]

Educator Spotlight: Kathy Morrison

Kathy first caught the “Kindermusik bug” when she brought her oldest daughter to Kindermusik at Piano Central Studios a little over 20 years ago now. That was the beginning of a beautiful friendship with Theresa Case, Owner of Piano Central Studios, but it was also where Kathy fell in love with all that Kindermusik is [...]