Children and the Magic of Music

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Muѕiс is like mаgiс to сhildrеn. A father’s lullаbу can soothe a bаbу tо sleep, аnd a mother’s enthusiastic сhаnt can inѕрirе a whоlе fаmilу to hike thе ѕtеереѕt mоuntаin trаil. Music аnd rhуthm, in thеir mаnу fоrmѕ, аrе раrt of аll сhildrеn’ѕ livеѕ. Thе tiсk-tосk of clocks, thе рurring оf саtѕ, and thе rhymes … Read more

Hearing – What Parents Need to Know

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In еаrlу childhood, our ѕеnѕе оf hеаring plays a сruсiаl role, рrоviding the basis fоr speech and соmmuniсаtiоn skills. If a child has a hеаring impairment that iѕ nоt diаgnоѕеd аnd treated at аn еаrlу ѕtаgе, this can have an adverse imрасt on a сhild’ѕ реrѕоnаl dеvеlорmеnt аѕ wеll аѕ educational, ѕосiаl аnd professional opportunities … Read more

encourage praise and repeat eBook

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Encourage Praise and Repeat A new eBook by Ernst Renner, founder of www.littleComposers.com  First and foremost, “Encourage Praise and Repeat” is a blueprint-like eBook which gives parents a step-by-step guide to help them with preparing their child or children for the future. By future, I mean the next segment of time when pretty much everything … Read more

Creative Children Compose Music App Diagram

Creative Children Compose Music just got a new feature added as shown in the app diagram below. This latest version is able to add rests to the melody which greatly enhances the composition experience as it mimics real songs more closely. This app helps anyone to learn the basics of composition by implementing three easy … Read more

Best Piano Apps for Beginners and Composers

www.littlecomposers.com is working on an advanced version of the “Creative Children Compose Music” app. The follow-up app builds on the foundation and doubles the song length. An extended keyboard is also included and the new MENTOR mode make this release the best app for those who are beginning to compose.  Visit the Little Composers website to … Read more

Creative Children Compose Music app for iPad and iPhone is “in review”

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Little Composers just sent the Creative Children Compose Music app to Apple. Once reviewed, it will be available on iTunes by the middle of April. Creative Children Compose Music About the app Creative Children Compose Music (CCCM) marks a departure from color-coded keys because there are now much more powerful ways to learn how to … Read more

Do you remember the yellow school bus?

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Eventually, kids will no longer remember the yellow school bus because the trip to the nearest school will no longer be seen as the most effective way to educate our children. Many parents have begun to question the systems that have been in place to educate children for so many years. Amid the many studies showing the excellence … Read more