Emily Arrow
Follow Your Arrow.



Photo by alex crawford

Photo by alex crawford

Emily Arrow (and her ukulele Bow) create literature inspired music and media for children, cultivating an appreciation for literacy! Collaborating with best-selling picture book creators, Emily creates the best in children's media. 

Now based in Nashville, TN, performs around the country to inspire listeners to sing, read, and celebrate books. She's a winner of the John Lennon Songwriting Contest, National Parenting Products Award and Parents' Choice Gold Award.

EDUCATION. Emily is a graduate of Berklee College of Music in Boston and earned her graduate-level teaching certification in Orff-Shulwerk Levels I & II. Following her studies, Emily became a K-6 music teacher at a performing arts-based private elementary school in Los Angeles. During her time teaching, she found that her passion was collaborating with the library, art, and technology departments. Which led her to her current career as a kidlit singer/songwriter!  


Recent Photos from the Spring Bow & Arrow Tour

Emily brought a special kind of magic to storytime – everyone danced, waved their toys and books in the air and sang along as though it was a song they had always known. It was so much fun! I wish I could have Emily there for every big event. She is the very best kind of MC.
— Author/Illustrator of THE BEST BOOK EVER and HER STORY, Rilla Alexander