Sioux Falls Jazz & Blues Society is excited to announce a new interactive online musical series for young children with Phil Baker titled “The Music Maker In Me!” The videos will feature original and brand new music from Phil Baker and be targeted for children ages 3 – 7. Each episode will focus on music and movement and cover a variety of topics such as call and response, rhythm, improvisation, and other musical related concepts. There will be an accompany guide and activity with each episode.
The series will kick off with a Facebook Live performance with Phil Baker on November 6th at 10 am. The pre=recorded episodes will be released daily on Facebook at 10 am from November 9-13 and November 16-20. The final performance will air via Facebook Live on November 23rd at 10am. All episodes will be archived and available on the Sioux Falls Jazz and Blues Society’s Youtube channel.
Following the online video series, Sioux Falls Jazz & Blues Society and Phil Baker are planning a live performance tour at various organizations in and around Sioux Falls with Phil Baker performing his new material.
Funding for this program was made possible by a grant from the South Dakota Arts Council and support form First Bank & Trust. South Dakota Arts Council support is provided with funds from the State of South Dakota, through the Department of Tourism and the National Endowment for the Arts.
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