A very important issue for everyone

Whether we want to admit it or not, our own health is one of the most important things we should be focusing on in our daily lives. If we’re sick or unhealthly, then we can’t have the quality of life that we desire and deserve.Read more…

Rhythm Clock – A Fun Idea for Elementary Music at School

Rhythm Clock has always been one of our most popular video resources. Just recently, one of our music teaching friends, Rob has recently given us another idea based on this game. So my thanks go out to Rob and to all the teachers who haveRead more…

Changing Lives Through Music Education: Two Inspiring Stories

While budget cuts, large class sizes and equipment shortages are all common place amongst many music teachers in schools due to standardized testing squeezing music curricula, there are also still many success stories. Today I wanted to share two exciting things happening in music educationRead more…

Ever wondered what happens whan you leave your dog home with a piano?

This has absolutely nothing to do with music or education, but no matter how many times I see this it makes me laugh! Apparently the neighbours of this household complained that a strange noise happened when the owners went out. So the owners took it uponRead more…

Preschool Song Writing Competition A huge Success!

This message is to let you know that our Preschool Songwriting Competition is now closed, and winners will be announced very soon. Thank you to everyone who sent in song entries. As you may or may not be aware, we believe in sourcing materials forRead more…

Music Education In The Media

Music teachers are always aware of the impact that music education makes on their students- they see it everyday. However, does that mean everyone else in the local community always shares this opinion? Sadly, the answer is often no. The reality is that even ifRead more…

Interesting Research: Being Cool at School: Social Status and Music

Have you got a classroom full of Black Stylists and New Traditionalists? Or is it more a mix between Club Kids, Hard Rockers and a few Musical Omnivores? This rather interesting way of dividing up the musical tastes of high school kids comes from researchersRead more…

An Amazing lesson from Child Music Prodigy- Ethan Bortnick

When we’re talking child prodigies in music, one that springs to mind is a now twelve year old boy, Ethan Bortnick. This little boy is amazing having done more in 12 years than most adults would ever hope to achieve. He’s a certified Guinness WorldRead more…

Learn from the BEST in Music Education

Want to learn from the best in Music Education? Today I just wanted to give you a little ‘Sneak Peek’ at our Virtual Music Education Conference, so that you have plenty of time to plan for it in the next few months. We still haven’tRead more…

The Virtual Music Education Conference is Coming

In July this year, the Fun Music Company is excited to announce that we are going to be hosting the our first Virtual Music Education Conference.     It’ll be a conference like no other… for two main reasons: 1. You won’t have to travelRead more…