This baby really enjoys music. His dad playing guitar and singing Bon Jovi’s massive 1986 hit “Wanted Dead Or Alive” really gets this baby fired up. His reaction is priceless. Enjoy it!
This is kid is quite the piano prodigy.
Children of all ages express themselves through music. Playing music for infants proves that, even at an early age, children sway, bounce, or move their hands in response to music they hear. Many preschoolers make up songs and, with no self-consciousness, sing to themselves as they play. Kids in elementary school learn to sing together as a group and possibly learn to play a musical instrument. Older children dance to the music of their favorite rock bands and use music to form friendships and share feelings.
If your parents forced you to practice your scales by saying it would “build character,” they were onto something. The Washington Post reports that one of the largest scientific studies into music’s effect on the brain has found something striking: Musical training doesn’t just affect your musical ability — it provides tremendous benefits to children’s emotional and behavioral maturation.
Written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie as America’s version of Band Aid, the track raised money for Africa.
This is a remake of the John Lennon song “Imagine” featuring Adam Lambert, Katy Perry, John Lennon, Bill Kaulitz and Glee’s Dianna Agron. This was launched by UNICEF and their 25th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Children.
Whether your child is the next Beyonce or more likely to sing her solos in the shower, she is bound to benefit from some form of music education. Research shows that learning the do-re-mis can help children excel in ways beyond the basic ABCs.
Music Therapy is the clinical and evidenced-based use of music interventions to accomplish individualized goals within a therapeutic relationship by a credentialed professional who has completed an approved music therapy program. Music therapy is a well-established allied health profession similar to occupational therapy and physical therapy.
Music video by Michael Jackson performing Heal The World.
Art therapy is the therapeutic use of art making, within a professional relationship, by people who experience illness, trauma, or challenges in living, and by people who seek personal development.