First Note Lyrics

Beat every beat Move every move Sing every song in your heart And groove to every groove Cause its music time, music time A time to sing and dance to the groove Oh it’s music time, music time It’s time to let the music…make you...

Can Music Make You Smarter?

Can Music Make You Smarter? By Wendy Harris Post-Crescent staff writer Exposing their young children to music just comes naturally to Jill and Bob Williams of Appleton. “Music is a huge part of our life,” said Jill Williams, who plays piano, and also...

Educators, students trumpet music’s value

Educators, students trumpet music’s value By BRAD RHEN Staff Writer Lebanon Daily News, March 2008 “Smoke on the Water” resonates through the hallways of Elco Middle School on this afternoon as Zach Adams describes how he became involved in music. The eighth-grader...
Music Education Can Help Children Improve Reading Skills

Music Education Can Help Children Improve Reading Skills

ScienceDaily (Mar. 16, 2009) — Children exposed to a multi-year programme of music tuition involving training in increasingly complex rhythmic, tonal, and practical skills display superior cognitive performance in reading skills compared with their non-musically...