April 2011

Archive For April 2011

Drumming Circle

Gregg Hansen came last week and brought his drumming circle instruments. Special thanks to Amy Self for finding this marvelous musician for us!! The kids banged on drums and made beautiful music together, all big smiles the whole time!! It was magical.

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A Day of BrainSong

We have had musicians every week since February this year! It has been so exciting each time just to watch the kids interact with the musicians, their instruments and the music. A few hightlights come to mind: The boys played “air flute” and did some break dancing on their own; most weeks the kids have […]

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Welcome to our New Site!

Did you realize that music is the oldest form of communication? Or just how profound music can be on the brain’s development and abilities? World renowned neurologist, Oliver Sacks (click here to see his book, Musicophilia), has spent much of his life denoting this fact; an entire lab at MIT is now researching the incredible […]

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Introducing our Musicians

Here are our wonderful musicians who have performed in the classroom: Harpist Pam Eldridge Cellist Anna Maria Seda Her bio: Anna Seda, a native of Colorado, is a 4th year cello student of Judith Glyde at the University of Colorado at Boulder. She also aspires to have her Suzuki Certificate from the University of Denver under […]

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