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The Gift of Music

Our founder, Karyn Scott, has been bringing the gift of music to children in foster care for years. Here, learn about the transformative capabilities of music how she did, from a youth named Elizabeth. "Back when I started Kids in a New Groove, also known as KING (a non-profit dedicated to bringing music lessons to [...]

November 23rd, 2018|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

MENTOR MONDAY: ELLIOT LIEBMAN, AUSTIN, TX

Meet Elliot Liebman, expert songwriter and rockstar! Until 11/20, we’re offering $5 off lessons with Elliot. Simply use code ELLIOT5 at checkout to claim your discount! Book lessons with Elliot by clicking here. What drew you to study and work in music? “I've been drawn to music since I was tall enough to reach the [...]

November 5th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Meet Your Teacher, Mentorship|0 Comments

CARE2ROCK: ON TOUR!

This October, Care2Rock traveled the country to get the word out about our revolutionary music education platform and the work we do to help America’s youth in foster care. From Texas to California and back, we’ve made sure that everyone knows about Care2Rock! Two weeks ago, Care2Rock attended the Texas CASA Conference in Denton, Texas. [...]

October 29th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Mentorship|0 Comments

MENTOR OF THE WEEK: JASON RIVERA (LOS ANGELES, CA)

Meet Jason Rivera, composer extroardinaire and Care2Rock expert instructor. Learn about Jason’s process, working with musical icons, and his current projects! Until 10/31, we’re offering $5 off lessons with Jason. Simply use code JR5 at checkout to claim your discount! Book lessons with Jason by clicking here. How long have you been composing music, and how [...]

October 22nd, 2018|Categories: Blog, Meet Your Teacher|0 Comments

Mentor of the Week: Kaya Nova (Fayetteville, NC)

A world traveler and avid student of world music, Kaya is one of our most talented songwriters and vocalists. Kaya recently wrote and co-produced her debut EP “Dear 7even”, which you can listen to here.  Check out what she has to say about the experience of an international musician. Until 10/15/18, we are offering a $10 [...]

October 8th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Teachers, Mentorship|0 Comments

Is Your Child Ready for Guitar Lessons?

With millions of kids starting music lessons each year, it’s safe to say that music education is a pretty popular choice for parents looking for extracurriculars for their children. Plus, with instrument sales numbers skyrocketing, it seems like more and more parents are choosing to get their kids guitar lessons than ever before. As a [...]

October 1st, 2018|Categories: Blog, Guitar|0 Comments

10 Reasons To Begin Learning Music Online

When you or your kid comes home from work or school, the brain feels fried. How can we stay sharp even at the end of the day? A recent study done by Northwestern University shows that constant engagement with musical notes not only enhances neuroplasticity, but also enables the nervous system to provide [...]

August 21st, 2018|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Mentor of the Week: Brody Ray Runge (Nashville, TN)

You may have caught him on the last episode of America's Got Talent. Brody Ray Runge, our Nashville singer-songwriter teacher, has an amazing story to tell. His talent and bright personality shines through during the auditions and becomes a favorite amongst the judges. Watch his audition below and read our interview with him to [...]

August 13th, 2018|Categories: Meet Your Teacher|0 Comments

Texas CASA Partners with Care2Rock to Provide Music Lessons for Children in Foster Care

Care2Rock, a new virtual music lesson social enterprise, has teamed up with Texas CASA for our Computers for CASA program to provide free music lessons for foster children and youth. Texas CASA championed a bill last legislative session, SB 78, which gives CASA programs access to Texas’ state agency surplus computers to distribute to children and youth [...]

August 3rd, 2018|Categories: Blog, Mentorship|0 Comments

Mentor of the Week: Grace Lee (Ontario, Canada)

Grace has been practicing opera for a decade now and she's one of our strongest vocalists. She starred in her first world-tour opera production Pandora’s Locker and was interviewed by the Canadian Broadcasting Company and Classical FM radio station. She has won competitions and sang in 5 productions for Opera Atelier. Find out what she has [...]

July 23rd, 2018|Categories: Meet Your Teacher|0 Comments