For Children and their
VOICES provides interactive programs for
schools in New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania. Forums for education include
residencies with school choruses, workshops designed to interest students in
singing, and song-writing workshops integrating music and classroom teachers'
Since 1987, the VOICES
Music Composition Contest for Children has
provided 300 young composers with the impetus to write music. The composition
program also provides song-writing workshops led by Lynne Ransom for local
children, and opportunities for classroom and piano teachers to make music
theory concrete and to stimulate creative thinking.