Feel the Music! singing and songwriting with Mary Lee Kortes. Listen, engage, create! Children and teens sing along together with guitar and write their own songs. Participants learn melody, phrasing, vocalizing and improvise writing songs together. Open to children/youth of all ages at Herbert Irving Children’s Oncology Center. This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.
(July 12, 2010, New York, NY) This August NYC nonprofit Feel the Music! will go to Belfast, Northern Ireland, to bring music and healing to 75 teens from around the world who have lost a family member in a terrorist act. For the first time, Feel the Music! will offer music programming overseas, through an ongoing collaboration with Project Common Bond, a weeklong summer camp started by 9/11 partner organization, Tuesdayâ€™s Children.