17 May · chris@bostonstringquartet.com · No Comments

Make Your Own Instruments at Home: A How-To Guide

  Making instruments at home is not only a great way to save money on “real” instruments, which are quite expensive, but it’s also a fun, engaging craft activity for your kids. There are dozens of different makeshift instruments you can create including tambourines, maracas, xylophones, various kinds of drums, and more. Here are several …


12 May · chris@bostonstringquartet.com · No Comments

5 Ways Parents Can Build a Solid Relationship with Their Child’s School

  As a parent, you want your child to be in the best school possible, a safe and happy place where she receives high-quality education and is supported by excellent teachers and staff. Schools also aim to provide the best educational experience for their students with the resources available to them. And, one of the …


3 May · chris@bostonstringquartet.com · No Comments

How to Encourage Your Child’s Songwriting

  Children are naturally drawn to music and they are also naturally creative, so songwriting is a great nexus of these. Writing songs can help your children express themselves, learn more about music, and even become more attuned to the world around them as they collect material for songs.   Parents can encourage their children’s …