|CV:||KAREN DICKINSON MA LTCL is the Director and creator of MUSIC FOR LITTLE PEOPLE. She graduated from Dartington College of Arts, Devon, England with an Honours degree in music. She completed a teaching diploma in Music Education from the Trinity College of Music; London, England in 1992 and in 1996 was awarded a Master of Arts degree in Music Education from the Institute of Education, London University, England.
Her 20,000 word dissertation proposed a music curriculum for pre-school children.Karen believes that the preschool years are a critical period for learning and that music helps lay a strong foundation for later achievement in all subjects.
|CV:||CLAIRE LUDLAM gained a BEd (Hons) in Music and Education from Homerton College, Cambridge in 2004. Her principal instruments are the Piano, Violin and Voice and she also plays flute, recorder and guitar. She has worked as a Music coordinator in Willingham Primary School and most recently at Fawcett School where she was also assistant Headteacher. She has directed musicals and been responsible for choirs, bands, and percussion, recorder and guitar groups in her school career. She also introduced drumming and saxophone lessons and a hand bell ringing group. Claire also teaches piano, violin, guitar and recorder and has two "little people" who attend Music for Little People classes in Cambridge!|