Jon Deak demonstrates the capacities of the bass as he did for the students at P.S. 11.
Geoffrey Wyatt from Glacier Valley Elementary School teaches second graders how to use GarageBand software to compose.
Michael Blakeslee, Deputy Executive Director/COO, National Association for Music Education, discusses how the strategy modeled in the video puts students in leadership positions.
Angélica Negrón, composer/teaching artist, New York Philharmonic Very Young Composers, suggests a basic strategy for encouraging students to begin composing, with or without instruments.
Jon Deak, composer/founder, New York Philharmonic Very Young Composers, describes how students from different countries are sharing their compositions by sending musical postcards to each other.
Young composers from P.S. 11 respond to the experience of having their original compositions performed by an ensemble of professional musicians at a school concert.