With the popularity of music-based games like Guitar Hero and Rock Band, similar games are being created for the iPhone and iPod Touch. Some of these games claim they can help you improve your rhythm accuracy while giving you the entertaining challenges of a typical video game. Here are 5 – perfect for long hours…

“The future of our nation depends on providing our children with a complete education that includes music.” Gerald Ford Undoubtedly, music plays an important role in a country’s culture and identity. Here is a list of the most musically inclined presidents of the United States: Thomas Jefferson (1743 – 1826) Third president of the United…

You want a teacher who will inspire and nurture your child’s musical growth and love for music. When looking for a music teacher: 1. Ask friends and parents of your child’s peers. 2. Don’t overlook local music teacher organizations, music stores, schools or churches. 3. Look for trial lessons. This is a great way to…

Quincy Jones says he has co-created the music version of Rosetta Stone. The 79-year-old composer-producer launched a new music education application called Playground Sessions, which teaches users how to play the piano. He said the app will help children and adults learn how to read music and understand the mechanics of piano playing. There’s “such…

Research within the last couple of decades regarding mathematics and its incorporation from an early age caused many countries to reconsider the contents of infants’ education first cycle. Particularly in the United States, our National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) determined to reshape the foundations with the arrival of the new millennium. The NCTM…

Music plays an essential role in every child’s development and it should be introduced to their education regardless of likes or dislikes. Just that natural connection we all feel to our favorite artist, composer, or band, will spontaneously teach children to establish a life rich in harmony and be more willing to cooperate with others…