Five Ways to Support Learning Through Music

This is a cross post from member Liz Buchanan’s Blog. See the original here. What follows is an excerpt from a recent interview with Liz on the Lesley University web page. Liz received her M.Ed. degree in 2009 from Lesley’s master’s program in Creative Arts in Learning. 1) In early childhood, use songs and finger […]

O Susanna! on Throwback Thursday

This piece comes from new member Keeth Apgar of The Harmonica Pocket. O Susanna was written by Stephen Collins Foster and was first published in 1848.  Apparently the song first appeared in a minstrel show, and another version of O Susanna became popular with the miner 49s as they were heading west into California and […]