ASHLEY MILLS MONAGHAN
Ashley Mills Monaghan is an award winning children's author and musician. Her first book, "A Little Goes a Long Way" won several awards and kept her busy over the years with author visits to schools, museums, book stores and festivals.
Monaghan, a former preschool educator and enthusiast, has over 20 years experience working and writing for young children but only started releasing her children's music in 2020. Since then she was labeled 'the one to watch' by Digital Journal and her song 'If I Tell Myself I Can' won third place in an international song competition. More recently, she was hired on to write songs for an animated series pitch, 'The Little Witch' and also composed music for the documentary 'Like, Share, Comment & Subscribe.' She was just nominated as 'Global Artist of the Year' for Funky Kids Radio, Australia. Her song 'Grateful' was also nominated for 'Best Song of the Year' (won 4th Place) for the same international competition and was a semi-finalist in the International Songwriting Competition. She has received rave reviews on her releases and has been featured as a special guest on several youtube channels, placed on Spotify playlists, received radio play and has been featured as guests on several podcasts. She was also featured on a full page spread for 'Moms Town Magazine,' which also featured her on the front cover. Ashley still keeps busy teaching in local preschools running the music programs while creating new content for her classes.
Monaghan also enjoys teaching her piano students from her home studio. She currently has a ton of creative and collaborative projects in the works! Her first full album is due out April 28.
Momstown - front page/full spread
DIGITAL JOURNAL - "When I Feel Mad"
DIGITAL JOURNAL - "The One to Watch"
DIGITAL JOURNAL - ENTERTAINMENT REVIEW
KIDS RHYTHM AND ROCK REVIEW
KINDIE ROCKS WITH PATRICK ADAMS
SING WITH SUZI
GEORGIA SONGBIRDS PODCAST INTERVIEW
WENDY AND DB PRESENTS: KIDS MUSIC FEST
"Ashley Mills Monaghan is an innovative artist, who performs her music with an energy and vitality second to none."
- Dez Staunton, Electric Kids Music, Australia
"It's like a warm hug, but in a song."
- Matthew DeGuzman
"'All of You' is upbeat, positive, infectious, and a great deal of fun."
"Ashley Mills Monaghan deserves to become the next Laurie Berkner in the children's music genre."
- The Digital Journal