Lynn Kleiner is founder and director of Music Rhapsody, a music school for parents and infants, toddlers and young children up through 8th grade Orff and recorder ensembles. Lynn and her team of teachers have taught thousands of children in day care centers, preschools, elementary schools and at Music Rhapsody locations since 1983. She has also directed Music Rhapsodyís summer music day camps since 1987.
In 2010, Lynn introduced Lynn Kleinerís Music Box, a resource for teachers. The annual membership includes lesson plans for download, articles, music, forum, concert planning, blog, discounts and more. Lynn and her team of teachers directly answer questions and assist teachers.
Lynn has been a guest lecturer at universities and educational organizations both nationally and internationally. She has been keynote speaker and presenter for state, national and international music educatorís organizations (MENC), The American Music Therapy Association, the American Orff Schulwerk Association (AOSA), The Australian Orff Association, National Association of Education of the Young Child (NAEYC), school districts and parent groups. Lynn has also presented for the International Society of Music Education (ISME).
Lynn has her own line of instruments through Remo. They are known for their outstanding durability and high quality. Lynnís books, CDs and instrument/ DVD kits have received numerous awards including the prestigious Oppenheim award, the Dove Award, the iParenting Media award, Creative Child award and the recommendation of the National Parenting Association. Her DVD, In All Kinds of Weather, Kids Make Music! was named one of Parenting Magazineís DVDís picks.
Books and CDs by Lynn Kleiner include:
Kids Make Music, Babies Make Music Too!
In All Kinds of Weather, Kids Make Music!
The Sound Shape Play Book
Kids Can Listen, Kids Can Move!
Songs of the Sea
Farm Songs and the Sounds of Moo-sic