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Can You Donate Bitcoins to Charitable Organizations?

By Lia Peralta

Donating to a charity is a great way to support a worthy cause that you believe in. And with the rise of cryptocurrency, you don’t  have to go the traditional route of using dollars or other fiat currencies. Instead, you can donate Bitcoins or any other...

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#MusicSaves Los Angeles 2021

By Lia Peralta

Save The Music hosted its second annual #MusicSaves Los Angeles event on December 8, 2021 at NeueHouse, celebrating Founder & CEO of Jesse Collins Entertainment, Jesse Collins. Jesse was honored for his achievements as a trailblazing executive and one of the most...

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Each Box Opened is a New Box Discovered

By Matt Ackerman

Music was very much a private joy to me before high school. When I was seven, I began playing my grandmother’s baby grand from the Clark Piano Company in Chicago, IL, which has been in my family for over 100 years. My elementary and middle school, unfortunately,...

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music and society

How Does Music Affect Society?

By Lia Peralta

Music has shaped cultures and societies around the world, passed down from generation to generation. It has the power to alter one’s mood, change perceptions, and inspire change. While everyone has a personal relationship with music, its effects on the culture...

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The Importance of Trauma-Informed Teaching

By Rebecca Hof

Trauma can have a lasting impact on all aspects of life. The sheer intensity of the experience can leave a person with a reduced ability to learn, especially if the trauma isn’t taken into account when developing trauma-informed school practices. The effects of the...

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Practicing the Piano

5 Easy Instruments to Learn at Any Age

By Rebecca Hof

Learning an instrument can be one of the most rewarding experiences in life. Save The Music donates instruments to students and teachers across the country so that they may experience the joy and power of making music. These students who are just starting to learn...

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