The Magic of a CMN Conference

Thinking of attending our International Conference, Oct. 18-20 in Los Gatos, CA? Nanci Schneidinger, 2013 conference co-chair, reflects on her memories of past conferences.   I’m not sure how I originally heard about The Children’s Music Network.  I think it was through an email group called “Fun Music Ideas,” run by a fellow named Thomas.  […]

Open Letter to Kindie Musicians

Dear fellow Kindie musician: Because we both love making music with kids, I’m inviting you to join The Children’s Music Network and come to our CMN conference in beautiful Los Gatos, CA this October. I became a Kindiefest “groupie” in the past few years, and loved all the help I got with music marketing.  I’m […]

Rethinking the Ways We Try to Sell Our Music

By Jason Didner Imagine thousands of creative types, each on the rooftop of his or her own little building, shouting “Hey, check out my wonderful stuff!” and wondering why no one’s coming over to sample their wondrous creations.  It’s confession time: This is exactly what I have done virtually every time I engaged in promoting […]