This post is a narrative written by Jody Weaver, a teacher and songwriter who wrote the fabulous song, “Hey Mama Mia” on the latest winter album, “Let’s Play Outside.” Here’s what went on behind the scenes: Hey Mama Mia I want to have a pizza… Those two lines kept going round and round in my [...]
This blog features helpful resources for parents, fun activities for children and families, the latest Makin’ Music news, great books to read and, of course, cute animals.
Here is a hilarious narrative written by one of our teachers, Jen Stewart, on how she uses bubbles in class. This story had us all rolling on the floor at the office! “BUBBLES!!!!!!” That word can either be heard both at the end of all my Makin’ Music classes, and also screaming from my [...]
Kim and Sandi presented a workshop called Kids Sing America at the DCECEA Conference on 2/22/14. Participants received a handout at the workshop. Below are all the links from that handout, so participants can more easily access these resources. Enjoy! Here’s the workshop handout. Here are the bonus chants. Links from DCECEA Conference Handout – [...]
One of our awesome teachers, Sandi, wrote this piece on celebrating the Olympics with your kids. She has all kinds of activities, crafts, and music that incorporates the Olympics! She even included a “fire drill” event to practice fire safety with your children. And no Olympics celebration is complete without medals!! Celebrating the Olympics with [...]
Join us for our 10-week spring session of Makin’ Music starting March 24 in Media, Radnor and Springfield. We’ll be featuring our brand new spring CD and having tons of fun! You can register now online or by calling our office at 610-361-0730.
Be sure to join us for our 10-week Winter Session of Makin’ Music. Classes in Media, Radnor and Springfield start the week of Jan. 13. You can register now online, or call our office at 610-361-0730. Hope you can join us for all the fun this winter!
In celebration of 20 years of Makin’ Music we’re going to have some brand new music this winter session. Everyone’s hard at work creating some wonderful new tunes and we can’t wait to share them with you. So don’t miss out on the fun! Our Winter Session of Makin’ Music classes starts the week of [...]
We were thrilled to be part of Operation Warm Coat again on Dec. 4. We’ve volunteered for this great event since it’s beginning and it’s always a wonderful time! Check out the video at 6 ABC.
This year we’re hosting a brand new family fun event at The Sage Farmhouse (right down the hill from the barn at our Media Location). It’s a Farmhouse Family Christmas! On Saturday, Dec. 14, you can join us for music, crafts, yummy snacks, and a special story time with an elf straight from the North [...]
New research from Finland suggests that babies hear, and remember, music they hear in the womb. Amazing! Guess it’s never to early to start makin’ music. It seems you are never too young to learn. Babies played music while still in the womb remembered the tune months later when part of the big, wide world. [...]