Touch The Music

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The Movie

watch the kids having fun with instruments

Upcoming events

Partnership Touch the Music and New Jersey Symphony.
Read more about this successful program in Newark

Spotlight on the NJSO Preschool Program

Summer Camp 2014
Add unique, creative musical fun to your summer camp.
Available themes: Africa, Hawaii, Caribbean, Mexica, China, USA Parade, Rock Star and Germany. Each theme introduces authentic traditional music and instruments which the children can try during our special summer sessions.

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Studio Art at the Morris Museum
is offering After School Classes for Children
Touch the Music on 4 Wednesdays, April 30 to May 21
see flyer or email
click here for Touch the Music-Studio Art Morris Museum flyer


Morris Museum Family Festivals
Sat. March 22 Astro Day
Sat. April 12 Edd Family Festival
Sat. April 26 Dino Day
Touch the Music offers 3 session per event starting at noon


Touch the Music offers unique workshops for Elementary School K-2
The students will learn important facts about certain instruments and most important have a chance to try out these REAL orchestral instruments. Touch the Music workshops inspire students to start playing an instruments. With the experience of trying out different
instruments they will get a better idea of which instruments suits them best. It is proven that playing a musical instrument has an impact
on a child’s overall development which will carry over into adulthood.
For pricing and availability please contact:


In-House Field Trip for Preschools
Touch the Music
offers a unique hands-on addition to your existing music program. Available as a one time session, or up to 4 sessions.
Expose your children to REAL instruments! Our one session “In House Field Trip”
includes violin, harp, trumpet and Glockenspiel. The children will learn important
facts about each instrument and have the exciting opportunity to play each instrument. Take home material for all participating children is included to share this experience with their families.
4 sessions introduce the instrument families: strings, woodwinds, brass and percussion instruments.
For pricing and availability please contact:


Exciting news: Oct. 3, 2013
"My Book about Musical Instruments" has been announced
Gold Medal Winner of the Moonbeam Children's Book Spirit Award 2013

To order this award winning book for the special price of $15 ($19.95 regular) please look under SHOPPING

Touch the Music Family Events

Morris Museum - Astro Day
Sat. March 22, 2014   11:00am to 4:00pm
Touch the Music sessions 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm

Morris Museum - Egg Family Festival
Sat. April 12, 2014   11:00am to 4:00pm
Touch the Music sessions 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm

Morris Museum - Dino Day
Sat. April 26, 2014   11:00am to 4:00pm
Touch the Music sessions 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm

Stay tuned for more events at Fine Arts Connection and the Morris Museum

NEW: Birthday parties
for more info please contact Touch the Music at
973.220.9785 or


Touch the Music

Did you know that playing a musical instrument has a huge impact on your child’s brain development?

Studies have shown that children who play music score higher on standardized tests and perform better in math.

Other positive side-effects are
- increased memory capacity
- enhanced coordination
- boosted team skills
- increased sense of responsibility
- sharpened concentration
- promoting social skills
- fostering self-expression
- teaching discipline
- promoting happiness,
all benefits which will carry over into adult hood.

Where other music programs nurture the important aspects of singing and movement, Touch the Music goes beyond these by offering REAL orchestral instruments to children ages 2 to 10 to touch, feel and play. This unique experience with Touch the Music sets up a foundation of lifelong excitement and enjoyment of music making. Your child will fall in love with playing an instrument before any serious instructions are needed. And when it’s time for regular instrumental lessons in elementary school, your child will already know which instrument to pick and look forward to the beginning of an exciting lifelong musical adventure.

My Book about Musical Instruments (books will be autographed)

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