Beginnings: Touch, music and color connect mothers, babies at Kindermusik

Tuesday, October 13, 2009 | 12:01 a.m. CDT; updated 3:23 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, October 13, 2009

COLUMBIA — Sixteen-month-old Olivia Chang sinks into her mother’s lap as her mother rhythmically pats her daughter's belly and squeezes her toes to match the beat of a calming chant.