Kimmy Allen is a professional violinist and music educator who is passionate about imparting music to the next generation. She has taught music to children as young as newborn to pre-college age. Kimmy earned a bachelor’s degree in Music Education and a Master of Music degree in violin performance. She is also a licensed Kindermusik instructor, and specializes in the younger baby music classes. Her most recent endeavor has been the release of a metronome app named Met-TREE-nome which can be downloaded on the app stores. Instilling steady beat and rhythm in younger kids is vital, and that has been a big inspiration and motivation behind the creation of Met-TREE-nome. On her downtime, Kimmy loves to travel internationally and spend quality time with her close family and friends.
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Research shows music has countless positive effects on our brains. So what does that mean for the littlest among us? How can new parents use music to soothe their babies? And how does it impact their development? Moms and music teachers weigh in.