Early Literacy – Beyond Books

Our focus for Foundation Class (infants – 1 year) in November is Early Literacy – Beyond Books.  Just what does reading provide to your infant?  It is more than you think.  When you are sharing a story your baby: Hears the inflection of your voice Sees your animated facial expressions Experiences and learns about objects, words, and colors  Feels the …

Music & Your Mental Health

Another in our series of Music as Medicine series. Music increases Dopamine levels Music provides an outlet for self expression Music can help us relax Music connects us with others Music Motivates us

Lisa Harrigan – #useyourvoice #findjoyinsinging

We are thrilled to introduce Lisa Harrigan to the Voice Faculty at the River School of Music! Lisa is a passionate vocal performer and gifted educators with a lot of HEART. Here is what we have to say about Lisa. Lisa is a vocalist, keyboardist, and proud music instructor. She holds a Bachelors degree of music from the Chicago College …