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How to Make Beats Like a Pro

By Lia Peralta

Beats are the foundation of music. They are the creators of rhythm and the source of that deep desire we feel to dance when we hear them. Who wouldn’t want to learn how to create this kind of magic? If you want to learn how to start making beats, there are a few...

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Dr. Lisa “Osunleti” Beckley-Roberts

Celebrating Black Music Month 2022: Mississippi Hill Country Blues

By Dr. Lisa "Osunleti" Beckley-Roberts

For generations, Black music has had a profound and powerful impact on our nation’s cultural heritage. It has shaped a variety of popular genres from rhythm and blues to jazz, gospel, country, rap and more. This month and every month, we continue to honor its roots....

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Student Testimonial – Jameshia Attaway

By Ariel Davis

Save The Music and our partners at Successful, Inc  got a chance to connect with Jameshia Attaway, a student in the Mississippi-Delta region, about the power of music in her community. Read on to learn more about how music affects the life of her, her peers, and her family, in the region of the United […]

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New Orleans Music Education Spring Convening 2022

By Ariel Davis

The Save The Music (STM) team joined Artist Corps New Orleans (AC NOLA) and the New Orleans Arts Education Alliance (NOAEA) in hosting a Music Education Convening on May 11 and 12, 2022. The gathering marked the first gathering since 2018, and included: – K-12...

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