Tagged: music

5 things you definitely don’t know about Hi-5

5-things-you-dont-know-about-Hi-5

With the Hi-5 House Hits tour just about to hit New Zealand shores, we wanted to find out something about Hi-5 we didn’t already know. Continue reading »

Making Music with children

16521742_s

Kids love music! Whether you’ve got young children or older school children in your house, making music can be a great way to spend some time together. If the weather is not great whether you today, maybe you could get into doing some much with your kids. It’ll be noisy but that’s the whole point 🙂 Continue reading »

Jollytime by Kelvin Roy

CD Jollytime Cover 10-11

This is Kelvin Roy’s latest album and is a gorgeous collection of songs for kids, including Countdown, which is nominated for the APRA Children’s Music Awards.

Read the full review »

Soothing Flora & Fauna – Kelvin Roy

CD Soothing Cvr Web_0001

Kelvin Roy is a Wellington-based musician who is producing some lovely sounds for kids. This album- Soothing Flora & Fauna- is a mixture of instrumental and vocal tracks with, as the title suggests, a soothing approach.

Read the full review »

Singing

Singing

Singing can be as formal or as informal as you like. Solo, groups, shows or recordings, singing is an art that anyone can enjoy. Continue reading »

Learning the violin

Learning the violin

Learn to play Violin. The violin is a fun instrument for children to learn. As they develop they can play the violin in orchestras, solo, or as the fiddle in a blue-grass band! Continue reading »

Learning the trumpet

Learning the trumpet

Learn to play Trumpet. The trumpet is a great beginners instrument if your child is looking to play brass. The trumpet is small, inexpensive, and relatively easy to learn.

Continue reading »

Learning the piano

Learning the piano

Learn to play Piano. Learning the piano is a tradition in some families, but nowadays, there are more ways to play the piano than ever before. Continue reading »

Learning the keyboard

Learning the keyboard

Learn to play the the Keyboard. Keyboard is a fun instrument for beginners, with one keyboard sounding like an entire band. Continue reading »

Learning the guitar

Learning the guitar

Learn to play the guitar. The guitar is a great take anywhere kind of instrument, and as your child grows, playing the guitar is a great way to break down social barriers. Continue reading »

Welcome to Kiwi Families

We bring thousands of families together to learn from each other.

Join a community raising great kids: