an Emmy award winning music education company which specializes in
a variety of products and services including custom designed band
and orchestra method books, school site music instruction, music education advocacy and more.
Instruction is offered before school, during the
school day and after school - depending on the needs of each individual
Children's Music Workshop administers every aspect
of the instrumental music program including student recruitment and
enrollment, instrument sales and rentals, music selection and distribution,
weekly or bi-weekly instruction and all recital and concert performances.
Top school administrators all agree - outsourcing is an excellent way for schools to provide students with a high quality
music program in financially challenging times.
And often the first casualties to budget cuts are
But it doesn’t have to be that way. By outsourcing music instruction,
many schools are saving money and resources while still offering
students a well-rounded education that includes music.
Children’s Music Workshop is the company more
Los Angeles area public and private schools turn to for quality,
on-site music instruction.
Founded nearly thirty years ago by Larry Newman, CMW presently coordinates music
programs in more than two dozen of the top Los Angeles area public
and private schools. And CMW teachers are among the finest music
educators to be found anywhere in the country.
Children’s Music Workshop contributes more than $25,000 each year in scholarship assistance and free instrument rentals to economically-disadvantaged students in our local public schools.
In addition to our gifts, we also partner with a number of non-profit organizations - raising ten of thousands of dollars to directly fund music programs in the LAUSD (Los Angeles Unified School District) elementary schools where district funding has been cut or is non-existent.
Experts have proven that music education not only
enhances a child's academic performance in math and science, it also
engenders teamwork, communication and other social skills that are
critical to success as an adult.
And a long list of facts
and figures show music's positive impact on children and society
at large — including
higher SATs, higher IQs and lower dropout rates.
It is our goal to help put music education back where it belongs — in
the curricula of our public and private schools — by providing
a high quality, integrated, flexible and affordable music education
program for all students.
us to find out how your school can offer music instruction to
your students through Children's Music Workshop.