Understanding the Music Reading Connection

Maryann Harman with John Archambault and Analiisa Reichlin

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom is a bestselling 1989 children’s book drawn and written by Bill Martin, Jr. and John Archambault, The book is notable for its rhyming structure, which is reminiscent of the jazz vocal improvisation technique known as scat singing. The book has been credited with helping many young children learn to read and in this segment we interview the author about the music reading connection.

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May 8, 2009
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Most well known for his best-selling classic Chicka Chicka Boom Boom which he wrote and dedicated to his son, Arie Alexander Archambault, 15 years ago when he was the “new baby boom boom.” Analiisa Reichlin is the Executive Director and Managing Partner of Studio3Music, the world’s largest Kindermusik studio, as well as a licensed Kindermusik Educator.
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