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About Nick & Jen

 

Nick Young & Jen Stillion-Young are a husband and wife team dedicated to bringing the joy of music into the lives of children all over the world for over twenty five years. Together they run the Young Music Company, teaching classes, holding workshops, performing live kids music shows and creating wonderful, interactive music for kids.

Nick Young has spent many exciting years as a music teacher developing his  innovative, fun and enriching music curriculum.

In 1988, at the age of 20, Nick Young began teaching music at his mother’s Montessori school in Long Beach, CA.  Over the next five years, Nick provided daily music instruction for his students and, with the help of his mother, now a professor of child development at El Camino College, developed methods of working effectively with children.

Nick later became a teacher’s aid at Montessori Greenhouse in Garden Grove, CA, were he spent two years sharing his musical skills with preschool and school age children. In 1998, Nick used his classroom experience and original songs and activities to create a mobile music program for children. He called it The Young Music Company. The business has been growing steadily ever since.

Today, Nick and his staff of personally trained instructors bring music into the lives of over a thousand children every week week at more than 60 different schools in Southern California.

Nick is the author of  four children’s CD’s: Rockin’ & a Boppin, Songs of the Sea, Super Kids and Babajiggles

Additionally, Nick has worked with the TIMMAS Program – Training in Multicultural Music And Story Telling – bringing The joy of music to family child cares facilities in Los Angeles.

In 2011, Nick created the Amazing Kazoom Band Children’s Concert. This exciting, live children’s music show features a full, live band. They are currently performing in venues all over Southern California.

Nick Young has presented many fun and exciting concerts, music workshops and music groups at the the Long Beach Aquarium, the SEA Lab in Hermosa Beach, El Camino College, the Best Arts Conference and Children’s Home Society teacher’s conferences, and many other schools, churches, libraries etc.