It comes through the Fun Family Friday children's concert series sponsored by First 5 Yuba and the
The fourth free concert in the new program's schedule is at
"It's been so fun. The responses from the kids have been great," Leff said recently about the musical program aimed at children up to 5 years old.
All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Songs in the hour-long show include "Can You Rhyme It?" a rap song where the audience fills in the rhymes at the end of each line; "1, 2, 3, Count with Me" where Leff is joined on stage by puppet Moose the Mouse; and "The Five Senses."
The show always closes with "ABC You Later."
"They are eager, they sing and dance, their parents seem to love it," Leff said.
"Everyone is having a great time at the concerts."
The first 20 families with children zero to 5 years receive a CD of songs heard at the concert, lyrics and a poster to take home.
Leff, 42, of
"I have taken some of my favorites from throughout the years, included songs for English language arts, math, science and social studies, and wrapped them up into a fun, energetic live concert," he said.
In addition to teaching music at
Fun Family Friday, with Leff, continues at
The concert series has also included performance
The program is in support of First 5 California's Talk Read Sing campaign, said
The concerts are "a great opportunity for families and children to come out together, connect, listen to music and enjoy the outdoors," she said.
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