Our First Official Fundraiser – SUCCESS!!

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Hello dear Musical Autist fans! This is CJ, and I'm happy to report that I ran 26.2 miles yesterday in the Baltimore Marathon and I'm actually feeling pretty okay today!  Honestly, I'm not really that hardcore of a runner, the only reason I committed to this was to raise support for ideas that I believe in with all my heart = Sensory Friendly Concerts (SFCs) & The Musical Autist. Three years ago, I ran my … [Read more...]

Chou Chou Scantlin – Sensory Friendly Concert Artist!

Chou Chou Scantlin Sensory Friendly Concert guest artist

We are so pleased to announce that we have a new location for our Sensory Friendly Concerts: Anne Arundel Community College!! Come out Sunday, October 5th, at 4pm (CADE Performing Arts Bldg, Room 224. Click here for campus map, park in lot F, entrance from Ritchie Hwy/YMCA side of campus) We have jazz vocalist and self-advocate extraordinaire, CHOU CHOU SCANTLIN (of Doc Scantlin and his Imperial Palms … [Read more...]

Sensory Friendly Concerts in MD and NJ!

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Tomorrow night, Sept. 20th in Nutley, NJ, Tempo Arts Foundation is having a Sensory Friendly Concert at St. Paul's UCC. --> Check out more info here on their website! <-- We are also very pleased to [finally!!] announce our next SFC in Maryland! It will be in a new location: Anne Arundel Community College!! Sunday, October 5th, at 4pm.  We have jazz vocalist and self-advocate extraordinaire, CHOU CHOU … [Read more...]

Huge News after Long Time No See

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Hello readers, this is CJ, Director of The Musical Autist.   Have you noticed that our last blog post was back in April?  Are you thinking - where have we been? What's going on are we still doing Sensory Friendly Concerts? The answer is YES.  But we've been silent here on the blog for long enough that I feel I owe an explanation. Three major unexpected things have been happening this year, which prompted me … [Read more...]

Maryland Sensory Friendly Concert Announcement!

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Here's the news our Maryland fans have been waiting for.... our next SFC will be April 12th and we've got the Rob Levit Trio performing! Rob is the Director of a local nonprofit, Creating Communities, and we are extremely fortunate and honored to be the recipient of a grant from this organization, which has been enabling us to bring Sensory Friendly Concerts to the Baltimore/Annapolis area since 2011!  If it … [Read more...]

Self Advocates Speak!

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THIS EVENT IS HAPPENING TONIGHT! For those of you in Maryland, it has stopped snowing and roads are fine - see you there! We are pleased to announce a very special conversation with Wolf Dunaway (of PBS’s Neurotypical  documentary - and out of respect for our friend, Paula Durbin Westby, also please read what she has to say on being featured in this film) and Sunny Cefaratti (renowned Musical … [Read more...]