The Power of Song by Liz Buchanan

Member Liz Buchanan wrote this piece on her blog, but as we all agreed with her, and were so moved by her lovely words, we have cross-posted it! “He loves music!” As a children’s musician, that’s a common refrain I hear from parents. It’s just a fact: most kids’ happiness meter jumps several notches when the singing […]

Student Team Considers CMN Design

By Liz Buchanan This fall, three students at the Art Institute of Boston have signed on to help CMN rethink the look that our organization presents to the world. As part of our 25th Anniversary Strategic Planning process, the students will help us reconsider all aspects of design of our website, blog, our semi-annual journal […]

Children’s Music Conference is About Singing & More

By Liz Buchanan Below, Scott Bierko shares a song with Taelor Grisack. Coming to a conference of The Children’s Music Network is like attending the reunion of a big, happy family. Only this family can add unlimited numbers of cool new members every year. This year’s conference, happening now on the shores of Lake Michigan […]

25 Years and Counting for CMN

By Liz Buchanan The Children’s Music Network is celebrating its 25th Anniversary, and it’s been a year of reflection and strategic planning.  We’ve stepped back to evaluate our organization – who we serve, what our goals are, what we’d like to be doing in the next 25 years, and how we might gather more people […]