Our live music family concerts invite young children and families to make joyful 'conexions' through the universal language of music. Expect a fun-filled and unique bilingual and cultural experience of age appropriate songs, movements, and finger plays in Spanish and English with real instruments like guitar and cajón peruano! The interactive concert is tailor-designed for both non-Spanish speaking families and Spanish speaking families alike! Many families continue making musical 'conexions' with the Musical Conexion Songbook and music made available to all participants! Cote Godoy of Chile and Kelsi Lee of Indiana are active musicians and experienced educators who do a fantastic job of nurturing a fun, accepting, encouraging and inclusive atmosphere for everyone!
"Their energy is so calm and welcoming and fun—it reminded me of Mr. Roger’s gentleness mixed with Raffi’s silly songs but in Spanish. Their energy works so well for immersing the audience in Spanish while still being incredibly accessible. It was like magic. SOOO good!" -Librarian, Allen Co. Public Library, IN
1. Alongside motor skills and cognitive development this program cultivates confidence, creativity, self-expression, and early language acquisition.
2. More in today’s digital age than ever before, children need authentic and personal connections with parents and teachers.
3. Early stages of development are critical for learning a foreign language through perception and production of distinct sounds with music and play!
4. Everyone is born with unique musical creativity that blossoms with an eclectic and encouraging musical atmosphere during early childhood years.
Through experiential learning, children explore the elements of music, such as rhythm, dynamics, melody, harmony and tone.
development and physical coordination are cultivated from an early age through meaningful and rhythmic
motion and movement.
Language & Culture
through stories, songs, finger plays, exercises, and games are part of fun-filled learning of Spanish vocabulary, including days of the week, numbers, and animals.
and emotional intelligence are part of a comprehensive education of empathy; perceiving your feelings and those of others, and expressing or reacting to them.