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Art to Heart

Program 3: Music

In the Program

  • Teacher Martha Glaze Zook of Philadelphia’s Settlement Music School explains how music benefits development and why it is important for young children to sing.
    Classroom ideas »
  • Educators and musicians explain the benefits of music for young children.
    Key points »
  • Parents Kendra Atkisson and John Ferguson sing and make music at home with their baby, Violet.
    Ideas for music at home »
  • Teaching artist Victor Cockburn teaches songwriting to students at the Powder House Community School in Massachusetts.
    Songwriting with young children »
  • Inner-city children in Louisville learn violin from professional musician Keith Cook, following the Suzuki method.
    More about music education »