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Writing Songs for Children

Have you ever thought about writing songs … for children? Let’s get started! Learn what makes a good kid’s song- then start creating your own. With form that follows Fun-ction, we’ll explore simple melodies, rhythms, rhymes and other tools to craft catchy original music.

Joel Frankel is a longtime OTS teaching artist with four CDs of original songs for families. His writing credits include songs for TV and Movies. He is the winner of multiple songwriting awards including a Parents Choice Award.  His kid’s song “We Go Together” appears in the 1986 Tom Hanks classic film “BIG”.  

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