Amy provides Early Childhood programs with a variety of services (teacher workshops in music and movement, ukulele classes, consultations) and the following school assembly or classroom programs:
Grow Your Own Music: I play several instruments (ukulele, guitar,
banjo), teach songs about the earth, gardens, insects, etc, using movement and
The Little Things: Songs on small instruments (kalimba,
banjolele, ukulele, harmonica, slide whistle, ocarina, mini-dobro and mini
autoharp) about small things! I bring a variety of props and puppets with
me for this fascinating and non-threatening program!
From Earth to Kitchen: Songs about farms, food, cooking and healthy
bodies! Kitchen utensils and recycled
items are used to make music also!
New Hampshire’s Natural Habitats: Songs about Ponds, Rivers, Mountains, Oceans,
and the creatures who inhabit them.
I Sing Every Day: Family folk songs, singalongs and puppet
comedy for large events, family nights, etc.
An evening program of lullabies, singalongs, gentle puppets and soothing
instruments, perfect for family nights. BYO Bear!
Teddy Bear Jamboree: Children (and adults) bring their teddy bears (and Amy brings her bear costume) for songs about bears, forests, friendshop, trees and
Holiday Programs: Available upon request for Valentines, Spring,
Independence Day, Halloween,
Thanksgiving, Winter Holidays.
Teacher Workshops: Several kinds available, email email@example.com to discuss the needs of your center. Combining centers is a cost-effective way to have a workshop. Movement, songs, literacy development, and fun! UKULELE workshops for teachers also!
All of the student programs introduce several instruments, are
suitable for children ages 0-8, and are hands-on, participatory
movement-oriented programs. Small or large
groups, indoors or out. Amy Conley has received training in Early Childhood Music
Development from Music Together® in Princeton NJ, The Longy School of Music, The Early
Childhood Music & Movement Association, and The Children’s Music
Network. She now leads workshops for
teachers as an Early Childhood Master Professional (Allied Professional) for NHDHHS Child Development Bureau, and has performed and taught music for young
children and families since 1986 in MA and NH.
Since 1984 in NH and MA, Amy has been serving the needs of preschools, daycare centers & college early childhood programs with her musical education for children and teachers. Her classes for parents with children ages birth to six have been growing since 1986 and have served thousands of families from all over NH & MA.
"I wanted to tell you how much we appreciate you and your program.
Each time I walk through I am so happy that the children have an
opportunity to learn about music in such a fun, active, enjoyable way.
You treat the children with respect, draw a line where it is needed and
provide a Monday that is always filled with fun! Thanks so much." -- Sue Tyrie, Director, Bedford Village Morning School
“Ukulele For Teachers is a really great class! I enjoyed every lesson and learned a lot! Amy taught me the chords I needed to play the songs I sing with my preschoolers. It is a lot of fun to incorporate the ukulele into a school day!” ---Cindy Allen, teacher
“The large crowd of children and parents enjoyed Amy’s lively music immensely. They all had a GREAT time singing and dancing along.” Laurie Barrett, Community Information Coordinator, Home Health and Hospice Care of Nashua, NH
“Amy’s program engages children with enthusiasm and laughter...she has captivated audiences as large as two hundred.” --Diane Shetler, Librarian, Arlington, MA
“Amy Conley’s music helped to make our picnic a real success!” --Susan Twombly, Work and Family Coordinator, Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA
“It was indescribably heartwarming to watch the children’s attention and joy. Amy’s music is a powerful outreach touching folks from all walks of life.” --Judy Gross, Festival Organizer, Milford, NH
“Her love of music, her knowledge of child development and her choice of activities have made her a favorite with children and staff...Amy is the ultimate professional.” --Anne Benedetti, Director, Sunny Hill Preschool, Sudbury, MA
Conley recently entertained our three-year-olds at a family pizza night.
She was wonderful with the children and they seemed mesmerized by her music and
did a lot of dancing. They especially were intrigued with her puppets and
the songs that went along with them. We will definitely invite Amy back
for another family night." --Chris Lanin
"Thanks so much for a wonderful Ukulele for Teachers program. I learned so much and feel ready to go!" --Mary Girard, Wadleigh Library Milford.
Call Amy to discuss the needs of your program! 603-249-9560
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