Articles about music education


Early Childhood Music Education - NAfME

Last updated: 11/18/2018

Early Childhood Music Education A position statement of the National Association for Music Education Issue:Aural music learning begins for a typically-developing fetus at...

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Group creates song to raise funds for public music programs

Last updated: 11/18/2018

Sound Royalties released a charity-inspired single called "Houston" in an effort to help benefit music programs within the Houston Independent School District. Sound Royalties'...

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Music makes children disciplined, confident, says this parent

Last updated: 11/18/2018

Here is an honest confession – each one of us as parents have dreams, desires and aspirations. It all right to want our children to be happy doing what they want for themselves,...

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Grantee Spotlight: The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus

Last updated: 11/17/2018

The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus (The Lennon Bus) is a state-of-the-art mobile audio and video recording and production facility, committed to providing students with...

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100 musicians performed ‘The Violin’ – a work inspired by WW1 Private Burchell and his Violin. His family will never forget hearing the violin again. – Essex Music Education Hub

Last updated: 11/16/2018

Private Burchell’s grandson, Alan, and granddaughter Adele and other family members travelled from Cornwall to hear the concert. Alan said “This cherished violin not only came...

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Watch Kronos Quartet's Testament To Collaboration At NPR Music's 10th Anniversary

Last updated: 11/16/2018

Collaboration. It's at the heart of many of NPR Music's finest moments. And it's in the DNA of the intrepid Kronos Quartet, which some 40 years ago began working with composers...

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Sound and Music Technologies VIP - Consortium for Innovation and Transformation in Music Education (CITME)

Last updated: 11/16/2018

The Sound and Music Technologies R&D group is a component of the Sound and Music Innovation Lab (SMIL) that researches and develops instruments, interfaces, apps, and...

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Royal Irish Academy of Music awarded €9m redevelopment grant | MUSIC:ED

Last updated: 11/15/2018

The Irish government has pledged €9m to the 170-year-old Royal Irish Academy of Music (RIAM) to transform its Dublin campus. The redevelopment of the RIAM’s Westland Row...

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Sound Connections has a new Chair!

Last updated: 11/15/2018

Sound Connections is delighted to announce that Chris Brannick has been appointed as the new Chair of the charity. Chris takes over from Katrina Duncan who served as Chair for...

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School children from Canvey Island celebrate and experience Yiddish Song in our ‘Canvey Zingt’ project

Last updated: 11/15/2018

This project is called Canvey Zingt and celebrates Yiddish language, history and culture through song (‘zingt’ meaning ‘sing’). It gives school children the chance to experience...

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