What others are saying about
the Music is Magic Series.......
Chicago Parent Magazine
The upbeat songs from these beliefs encourage children to "move with the music," "wiggle 'til you start to giggle," and "have a super time when you try to make a rhyme."
Bernard J. Dobroski, Ph.D.
Professor of Music Education
Northwestern University School of Music
An extremely well-planned and cleverly presented series of creative musical episodes for young listeners. Every melody and lyric is carefully conceived to stimulate creative and thoughtful response and participation."
"....Like a mini-Broadway show devoted to the concerns of youngs...Youngsters tend to be captivated..."
"A way to have fun with the fringe benefit of knowledge going through music."
WE BELIEVE in the importance of a strong self-image.
WE BELIEVE self-confidence is the fuel which powers our children's productivity.
WE BELIEVE music can encourage the creativity and freedom of expression which are so precious a part of everyone's individuality.
Jill and Peggy received their B.S. (Psychology) and B.M. (Choral Education) respectively from the University of Michigan. Peggy continued on to receive her M.M. in Music Education at Northwestern University. She has taught all age levels, from preschoolers-with Moms through college level, where she specialized in training both classroom teachers and future music educators.
Peggy has taught music in both the Chicago and suburban public school in addition to numerous pre-schools as a music specialist. She has trained future music teachers at the college level as well as lead many inservices for teachers in music education for young children. Peggy chaired the music department at National-Louis Unitversity and was Chairman of the Class Piano Program at Interlochen Center for the Arts for 10 years. Currently, she is a Master babysitter for her 4 adorable grandchildren. She is married and has 2 daughters and 2 son in laws and 2 little doggies.
Jill received her MSW at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She has been in private practice for 20 years, specializing in psychotherapy services and parent education. She is also the author of Parenting Pros(e), a book of poems and pointers for parents. She has a son and daughter who are both married.
CDs $12/Songbooks: Mini $6 Large $15
(ITunes available soon)