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Can Music Help Shape Who We Are?

My answer is “Absolutely!” Martin Gardiner of Brown University tracked the criminal records of Rhode Island residents from birth through age 30, and he concluded the more a resident was involved in music, the lower the person’s arrest record. (“Music

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A Good Friend Turns 92

Our good friend Ella Jenkins, The First Lady of the Children’s Folk Song, turned 92 on August 6th. What an accomplishment! Ella has performed her songs featuring acoustic instruments (in the tradition of the culture she is singing about) on

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