Queens
Helping Parents Make Better Decisions
Music Together ® with Music and Me in Glendale Now Offers a Bilingual Music Class for Babies and Toddlers

Music Together ® with Music and Me in Glendale Now Offers a Bilingual Music Class for Babies and Toddlers

Music Together ® con Español aims to help little ones with language and social and emotional learning through musical exposure to Spanish.


Music Together ® with Music and Me in Glendale began offering a bilingual music class, Music Together ® con Español, for toddlers ages younger than 5 years old this April. In the class, parents and children sing, dance, move, and play to a variety of music and play with props. This allows kids to absorb Spanish in their own way and at their own rate. The class is suited for families who do and do not already speak Spanish, as long as they are excited about immersing their kids in a different language. Wendy DeAngelis, the owner and director of Music Together ® with Music and Me, says the class is all about exposure.

“Music Together ® is about immersing the grown ups and the children in a wall to wall music experience. It’s major grown up and child participation. We sing, dance, move, play, and learn using a variety of instruments and props,” she says. “What we have done is added this element of Spanish language. The teacher still speaks in English­–it’s that the songs are sung in more Spanish.”

The Music Together ® program is taught in more than 40 countries and over 3,000 communities around the globe. The goal of each class is the same no matter where parents and kids are located or what language they speak. According to DeAngelis, music helps kids pick up a variety of other skills and supports all kinds of learning. The bilingual class will be offered again at the Glendale location this fall, and she hopes to also offer it at Music Together’s ® Astoria and Forest Hills locations.

“Our goal is always to create a community of music makers which supports children in all of their life learning skills, while having fun,” says DeAngelis.

Main Image: Children at Music Together ® learn through song, dance, and instrument play

Image credit Eric Westphelling


Want more content like this? Get Great Family Activities!


More News Articles:

Latest News:

Family Activities:

Have a Laugh:

Jacqueline Neber

Author: Jacqueline Neber is a social journalism MA candidate at the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY. When she’s not reporting, you can find her petting someone else’s dog. See More

Featured Listings:

ISTEIN Education Center

ISTEIN Education Center

Forest Hills, NY We offer a multitude of programs including music, academic enrichment, and Chinese. All of our teachers are certified and have been teaching their pas...

Music Together

Music Together

Since 1987, Music Together® has been introducing families around the world to the joys of music with our classes for children ages birth through seven...

New Highland Elementary School (The)

New Highland Elementary School (The)

Fresh Meadows, NY At Highland, we offer small classes with warm and caring teachers and a family-oriented atmosphere that creates a supportive environment for students ...

ACD Playspace

ACD Playspace

Astoria, ACD is a Family Owned business which opened in November 2017, after the owner, who has provided in home child care in Astoria for over 10 years notice...