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…

Why Music Education is so Important

We all know that music education is an extremely important part of any child’s education,  otherwise why we would  we teach it every day! But how do you continue to demonstrate it to the community, your school administration staff and parents The answer is advocacy! AndRead more…

Band Warmups Submissions Now Closed…

Thank you to everyone who has submitted their single best idea for warming up a band. Over these past weeks we have been overwhelmed with such an enormous response with around 200 entries. This is going to make an incredible resource and I’m so thrilledRead more…

Announcing the Fun Music Company Preschool Songwriting Competition!

Attention: Aspiring Children’s Songwriters! Get your song included in our upcoming preschool music education product for a one-of cash prize plus lifetime exposure! The Fun Music Company always turn towards our community of music teachers and musicians whenever we want to develop products for musicRead more…

Free Product Giveaway Finished!

Sorry, but our Free Product Giveaway has already finished. If you’ve reached this page, it means that the 10 copies of ‘Interactive Music Theory’ from our free product giveaway have already gone. However, we are always looking for people who are willing to post reviewsRead more…

Beatboxing and Bucket Beats…….What’s Going On ??!!

Through being in contact with over 55,000 music teachers from around the world every week, I know that the upper primary or elementary age is one of the most challenging groups that teachers have to work with on a regular basis. In most situations theseRead more…