Beat Boppers was founded by Denise Hollingworth and Carole Searle, who between them have many years of experience in both music education and song writing / music performance. ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... Denise Hollingworth is an experienced music specialist who has taught in the USA, Canada and Australia. She is the Musical Director of a Kodaly-based youth choir where she teaches children ages five to eighteen years. She also currently teaches Early Childhood Music and Movement Classes, School Choirs and Elementary Music. Denise has worked as both an educator and consultant with families, kindergartens, schools, community music programs, early learning centers, tertiary training programs and music programs for children with special needs. She regularly presents workshops for teachers on the topics of Music Education and Children's Vocal Development. ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... Carole Searle is a gifted singer / songwriter whose music reflects her sensitivity, spirit of fun and creativity. Carole regularly writes and performs songs for churches, community functions and weddings, where her audiences enjoy her beautiful, heartfelt music. Carole is a versatile musician, enjoying a variety of music styles. She plays guitar and keyboard and is the weekly soloist at her church. After 16 years of songwriting for adult audiences, Carole discovered the joy of writing for children. Her imagination, sense of humor and wit bring a delightful quality to her work.