Enrollment Day for 4-year-old kindergarten (preschool) students and new incoming 5-year-old kindergarten students is scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 10, at Wileman Elementary School (1001 E. Geneva S…
🎓Pre-K Questions Answered!
Q: How old does my child need to be to go into Pre-K A: Your child is eligible for this year’s Pre-K if he or she has turned or will be turning four years old by September 1. Q: When should I sign up for Pre-K? A: The earlier the better! We have to run wait lists for Pre-K at many of our locations, so you want to make sure we have a spot for your child. That means sign up now! Q:…
Toddler Montessori...What are the benefits?
Many working parents are looking for a safe and healthy environment for their very young children. Options for child care are limitless and varied in what they have to offer a young child. However, current research shows us that the most crucial part of a child's development happens in the unconcscious absorbent mind, from 0-3 years old. That bei...
What is Grace Community School?
Do you wonder what exactly is Grace Community School, and what do we offer? We explain it here! Learn more about us and the GCS programs.
Top 10 Reasons to Become A Child Day Care Provider [Infographic]
View our infographic on the top 10 reasons to become a child day care provider. Like us on Facebook to learn more!
Transgender 101: Common questions and answers
I often get questions from readers about LGBTQA+ terms. This article aims to explain many of the common questions regarding the T in LGBTQA+. What does transgender mean? People who are transgender are those who don’t identify with the sex they were assigned at birth. To many, this means people ...
The man who challenged Beethoven to a musical duel in Vienna
Visualizing Beethoven: Why Do We Like “Watching” Classical Music?
Contemporary digital artists bring ideas from Fantasia into the 21st century and attract millions of viewers.
Why Beethoven rules supreme over Mozart
Happy birthday, Mozart! How this musical genius summed up the universe in three notes
Jan 26, 2016 8:00 pm EST 0comments Tomorrow marks Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s birthday We celebrate with a conversation Jeffrey Brown had recently with composer and pianist Rob Kapilow, who deconstructs music for us from time to time They met up at the Signature Theatre in Arlington, Virginia. JEFFREY BROWN: Welcome, Rob Kapilow. ROB KAPILOW: So true. I mean, just, whenever you think of musical prodigy, who…
Beethoven beats Mozart to the top spot as the most popular composer of all time
The Classic FM Hall of Fame 2019 has just come to an end – and now results reveal that Beethoven is more popular than any other classical composer
Mozart Receives Top Billing at Sclater Chamber Concert Series
Music lovers are invited to see some of the region’s finest musicians perform one of the best works of Mozart at Mississippi College. The January 20 program is part of the Sclater Chamber Music Series named in honor of award-winning composer James …
How to play "Happy Birthday" Like Beethoven, Chopin, Brahms, Bach and Mozart
Why Is Mozart A Religious Experience?
As a neuroscientist, I have often wondered -- what is the source of my relationship to music? A great deal is known about how sounds are processed in the...
What Mozart Opera Are You?
Mozart wrote 22 operas before he died at age 35. His works for the stage are as diverse as people, each with their own unique personalities. Are you fun and lovable like "The Magic Flute"? Are you passionate and dark like "Don Giovanni"? Find out what Mozart opera YOU are in this quiz, and don't forget to share your result!
What If Mozart Had A Mac?
From a young age, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was considered a musical prodigy and throughout his life, he composed an incredible volume: 600 works. To make this even more impressive, he was born in 1756 and only had a quill and parchment at his disposal. To write out multiple parts of a score, he had to painstakingly write each individual line, for each individual component, ensuring that all disparate parts matched up. To have done this 600 times over is quite impressive.
BEETHOVEN: The Complete Piano Sonatas
Mari Kodama's superb artistry and a great price help this excellent set overcome some minor technical glitches.
How Beethoven's Music Speaks Through the Fog of Alzheimer's
One of the things people with Alzheimer's disease understand is music.
Why Beethoven Approves of Inbound Marketing
There has been a huge discussion over Inbound Marketing. The closed loop style of marketing has revolutionized the entire industry. This post is a walk through of the various stages in Inbound Marketing for the uninitiated.
Is This What Mozart Really Looked Like?
The Berlin police recently combined a number of portraits of Mozart to create a composite image of his face.