Want to see Kid Pan Alley live in action writing in a classroom, performing on stage or collaborating with an orchestra? Check out some of the videos below which feature Kid Pan Alley empowering children to be creators of their own music through songwriting workshops.
We wrote a school song with the 4th grade
Kid Pan Alley and Col. John Bourgeois, fmr. Director of the US Marine Band work with Rappahannock Huge School Band!
Get a firsthand look (courtesy of WETA-PBS) at Kid Pan Alley’s Strike Up the Band collaboration with the National Symphony as we write songs with students at Capitol Hill Montessori and arrange them with musicians from the NSO.
When kids are having fun, they say some of the most funny, creative, wonderful things. Here are their thoughts about their experience in Kid Pan Alley.
Kid Pan Alley is pleased to present excerpts from a concert reading of our new musical Bouncin’ featuring songs songs written with students in Kid Pan Alley residency programs. It’s a story of a friendship that falls apart and comes back together in crisis. Special thanks to George Mason University Center for the Arts, and director Ken Elston. Book and music by Paul Reisler.
Kid Pan Alley was featured this season on the award winning Netflix series, Julie’s Green Room. Check out the segment below where Platinum selling artist, Sara Bareilles, movie star Julie Andrews, and the Muppets look to Kid Pan Alley to demonstrate that kids really can write great songs!
Here’s a story from WCVE-TV about our Music of Art program with the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. The kids visit the museum and we write songs inspired by works of visual art. After the children have written the songs, they do their own artwork inspired by the songs. Art inspiring song….song inspiring art.