Thursday, October 27, 2022

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Kitty Cat Singing Game for Little Ones

Here is a game I play with my youngest students. They love it! No, we don't use a real cat.

Monday, March 28, 2022

Tuesday, March 15, 2022

Social Media Links for Kerri Lynn Nichols and Tree Frog Music & Dance!

 To find FREE lesson plans, songs, recordings, creative ideas and training resources, go to the Tree Frog Music and Dance social media links. LIKE and SUBSCRIBE and FOLLOW where applicable!


 

Time To Mend

 This beautiful song was written as a collaborative project of 45 choir members virtually during the pandemic! Share freely! Listen to a recording here: https://soundcloud.com/kerri-lynn-nichols/time-to-mend

 



Friday, March 11, 2022

Time Will Still

 This is an SATB Chorale I wrote to celebrate our beautiful earth. Performed and photos take by The Olympia Peace Choir under the direction of Kerri Lynn Nichols.



Open Your Heart

 Enjoy this two-part song with friends and students!







Thursday, March 10, 2022

Instrument Art created by my Elementary Students

The World Is A Beautiful Place

Let's keep it that way!




Sending Light and Love

 I wrote this canon to reflect solidarity with the people of Ukraine at this devastating time. Our hearts are with you. You will always have a home here. Click video to listen.

 
Click music to print

Sunday, March 6, 2022

Two CDs FREE With Purchase!

 When you purchase the Music For Dancers book, you will receive two CD's FREE! 

Music For Dancers  and  i am the song


                                                        

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Friday, March 4, 2022

NEW RELEASE FROM KERRI LYNN NICHOLS and BEATIN' PATH PUBLICATIONS!

 BODY TALKS: Speak, Move, Play

by Kerri Lynn Nichols

This exciting book includes fourteen speech and body percussion pieces that can be adapted for all ages. Detailed lesson plans, creative activities and audio recordings are included. All material has been time-tested and experienced successfully with children in a public school setting. Don't miss these fun, high energy, inspiring pieces to spark joy and creativity through speech and movement explorations.

 


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Tuesday, December 28, 2021

Tribute To Stephen Sondheim

Please enjoy this canon based on a quote by the late Stephen Sondheim.

©2021 Kerri Lynn Nichols.

(click to enlarge and print)



 

Monday, May 24, 2021

TREE FROG MUSIC AND DANCE EDUCATION BROCHURE

 There are many opportunities to nurture your musical interests and Kerri Lynn is here to help!



You Can Study With Kerri Lynn!

I work with educators and children in voice, piano, drumming, recorder, ukulele, dance and composition. My approach is unique, integrating the latest brain research and reflective practices through mental, emotional and physical intelligence. Sign up today for a consulation, workshop or private lesson.

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MUSIC FOR DANCERS CD SET IS COMPLETED!

Be sure to check out Volumes 3 and 4 in the Music For Dancers CD Series. Each CD includes 22 pieces for creative dance and music activities. Included booklet contains dozens of lesson ideas for each piece.

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Sunday, February 28, 2021

Open Your Heart

 Dear Friends

I looked outside today and saw little buds peeking their way out of the soil. Spring is on its way and I wrote this little 2-part song to celebrate. Feel free to share with your musical circle.

Much Joy Always

Kerri Lynn 


Sunday, February 14, 2021

We Hold The Truth

Here is a canon I wrote today for my beautiful community of friends who love and hold the Truth no matter what it costs. Sing with me and share as you wish.



Sunday, January 31, 2021

AOSA 2015 National Conference with Kerri Lynn Nichols, Patrick Ware and Brent Holl

 Here is a video of "The Shoemaker". Such creativity from our Orff friends!


The full orchestration for "The Shoemaker" is published in Once Around by Kerri Lynn Nichols.

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