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"Preview of Water Safety Album Songs" ... "They are adorable. Thank you so much for helping with this important tool to make kids safer in the water. Drowning has become the leading cause of death for children with Autism and music is such a powerful tool for learning for these kids."
Ailene Tisser, Co-Owner Swim Angelfish

"About Magical Music at TUNES IN TIMES SQUARE 2017" ... "Magical Music is not only uplifting for us who listen, but for all the wonderful things that are accomplished. Bless you."
Joe Torre (The Yankees)

TUNES IN TIMES SQUARE ... “My daughter and I were walking by, thought we would stay for a song or two, and stayed for 3 hours.”
An audience member at TUNES IN TIMES SQUARE

TUNES IN TIMES SQUARE ... "It was an amazing experience to sing in Times Square – in the heart of NYC. … people came to stay and watch, packing the grandstand, every seat, and place to stand. It was INCREDIBLE!!” 
Kathryn Crum, former Magical Music Singer about singing at TUNES IN TIMES SQUARE

TUNES IN TIMES SQUARE & Songs for Skills library ... "Thank you for making a difference in the lives of the many children that need support in this world."
Tina Tza, mother of two children

Songs for Skills library ... “What a wonderful gift to the special needs community!! With clever lyrics & great melodies, these songs hold the Magic of Music in the way they bring important skills to every child. I hope that parents and educators the world over will download this music and encourage their friends to do the same!!"
Karen Nisenson, Arts for Healing about Magical Music's songs for autistic & special needs children

Songs for Skills library ... "My son with autism is now 21.  How I WISH this music had been available when he was young.  What a great teaching tool - and so much fun to listen to."
A parent of a son with autism

Magical Music for Life and "A Day in the Life of a Child: Musical Revue" ... "Magical Music for Life is an amazing program. The songs are catchy, engaging and fun! The performers are remarkable and inspiring. We look forward to seeing this fantastic troupe at the Country Childrens Center for years to come.” 
Brent Morton, School-Age Program Director at Country Childrens Center, Katonah, NY

"A Day in the Life of a Child: Musical Revue"
... "What a fantastic afternoon! Our students LOVE when you perform here and music is such an intricate part of so many of their programs!"
Kaitlin Hayes, Development Associate at Giant Steps School

"A Day in the Life of a Child: Musical Revue" ... "Thank you for bringing such an extraordinary performance to our school. Not only was the performance professional, but was inspiring to our students to see other students perform. The messaging was also superb."
Kathleen Gallagher, Educational Supervisor at Eagle Hill Southport

"A Day in the Life of a Child: Musical Revue" ... "I have not seen the kids so engaged by a performance as with this show and some of the kids who got up to dance were a surprise, because they would not normally do that."
Mary Ellen Betzler, Director of Education at Giant Steps School

"A Day in the Life of a Child: Musical Revue" ... "The performance was amazing. The kids and staff loved it. The songs were great, I wouldn't change a single thing! Your cast was spectacular!” 
Brent Morton, School-Age Program Director at Country Childrens Center, Katonah, NY

"A Day in the Life of a Child: Musical Revue" ... “ALL of the students in my classroom enjoyed the performance in February. All of the performers were engaging and seemed to truly enjoy performing. The performers were sensitive to the varying disabilities of the students who go to Giant Steps and made an effort to interact with them throughout the performance! I would love if they returned.”
Ashley Fumai, Special Education Teacher at Giant Steps School

"A Day in the Life of a Child: Musical Revue" ... "We had the pleasure of welcoming the young singers of Magical Music for Life to the stage at our Western Connecticut Walk Now for Autism Speaks. They sang beautifully and the message of the songs and words meant so much to the autism community. We were honored to partner together.”
Lauren Amendola, Senior Director for Autism Speaks

"A Day in the Life of a Child: Musical Revue" ... “They did a wonderful job - the girls were all very professional, engaging, talented, and just overall a fun group. It was thoroughly enjoyed by both the students and the adults. Afterwards they were also so friendly and warm with interacting with our GS kids.”
Tara Buckman, OTR/L at Giant Steps School

"A Day in the Life of a Child: Musical Revue" ... “That was so cool!”  “I liked that they are at our school.”  “The best part was the dancing.”
Students at Giant Steps School

"A Day in the Life of a Child" album ... “Great topics and I believe that kids learn best through music and the ideas you have for the CD are great! Most of the music I use in the classroom is outdated so it is nice to have new options.”
“I really like the teaching parts of the songs where the music and lyrics are slowed down to teach the kids the words. This is really helpful because the kids do like to sing along.”

Colleen Wattles, Early Childhood Special Education Teacher

"A Day in the Life of a Child" album ... “I wanted to tell you how grateful we at Els for Autism all are for your support in making the event so special. Your CDs were a hit!”
Mary Kay Wilson, Els for Autism

"A Day in the Life of a Child" album ... “I love the CD! It is so cute. What I really love about it is it is little kids singing. That always makes my girls want to sing along or listen.”
Amy Aweida, mother of girls ages 2 and 5

"A Day in the Life of a Child" album ... “The songs are really great. Very upbeat and especially the “Just What I’m Feeling” song would be great for a social skills group for children on the spectrum. I think continuing to develop songs that could be incorporated into a social skills group would be great. ”
Carolyn, Family Therapist

"A Day in the Life of a Child" album ... "It is about time musicians stepped up to produce music for a population of children that SO need it."
A Music Therapist

"A Day in the Life of a Child" album ... "This is so perfect - it is just what is needed in the classroom.  How wonderful that the songs have both an up tempo and a teaching version making it applicable for such a broad range of children."
A Special Education Teacher

"Russell, the Hermit Crab" ... "Magical Music has a passion and an unbelievable talent for communicating some pretty tough topics about kids' character development in a fun, sensory way that puts those important messages right into the long term memory bank…the really great stuff you reflect back on when a difficult personal situation arises".
A parent after seeing "Russell, the Hermit Crab", New Canaan, CT

"Russell, the Hermit Crab" ... "The performances were fantastic, and we have received very positive feedback from the adults and children who saw "Russell, the Hermit Crab." We so appreciate your dedication and commitment, as well as your willingness to join in when assistance is needed."
Brook Manning, United Way of New Canaan, CT

"Russell, the Hermit Crab" ... "We all had such a wonderful time working with Magical Music on "Russell," and it was such fun to be in the classes when your artistic director rehearsed with our students. He has a warm and fun way of connecting with them. As for the actors, you really pulled together a talented group, and the music and message of "Russell" were especially great. We also made some great connections with a worthy local charitable organization."
Kathleen Rinaldi, Asst. Director of Development,
Eagle Hill School, Greenwich, CT

"The Adventures of Zak" ... "The songs [in "The Adventures of Zak"] acknowledge the angst of adolescence, but reassure young audiences that they are neither alone nor without hope as they make their way in an increasingly frenetic world."
Eileen McNamara,
Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter, Boston Globe

"The Adventures of Zak" ... "The theme of believing in oneself is so crucial for students of the inner city elementary schools. "The Adventures of Zak" reinforces the message of self-assurance and achievement that our schools want to instill."
Katherine Boisture, Program Associate,
the Archdiocese of NY Patron's Program

Magical Music for Life ... "Once in a while, there comes along a charitable organization that really strikes a chord in the heart. Magical Music has created a forum to help families share a rare combination of musical excitement, positive life lessons, and at the same time, be part of helping pediatric charities in their own community! Magical Music uses the message of music, which is often misused today, to reach beyond the mind and into the soul with uplifting lyrics and empowering ideals."
Debbie Spaide, Founder, Kids Care Clubs

Magical Music for Life ... "Thanks so much for all you did to make our gala the best event to date! Your song and the Magical Music Singers made the night extra special! Thank you for all you have done to help Habitat and others with your music!"
Wendy Hrynewski, Director of Development,
Habitat for Humanity of Coastal Fairfield County

Magical Music for Life ... "Thank you for the wonderful performing experiences Magical Music Singers gave me; most importantly, the ability to sing and help others!"
Sarah, Former Magical Music Singer



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