BLOG

Sound United Introduces Sound Start

By Stephanie Werner

Sound United Introduces ‘Sound Start,’ An Initiative to Donate 10,000 Instruments to Children Worldwide in Partnership with VH1 Save The Music Foundation The Vista-based Foundation Delivered its First Grant Today at  Finney Elementary School in Chula Vista, California...

Read more »

Benefits To The Brain

By Lia Peralta

Did you know that music education helps with cognitive development? See how it improves test scores, early childhood development, learning, and more.

Read more »

Music helps students succeed

By Samantha Manus

HOW CAN MUSIC HELP STUDENTS SUCCEED? Source: 2012 COLLEGE-BOUND SENIORS: TOTAL GROUP PROFILE REPORT, THE COLLEGE BOARD, 2012 Motivation is crucial in how well children perform at school and is closely linked to self-perceptions of ability, self-efficacy and...

Read more »

TOYOTA GIVING PARTNERS WITH VH1 SAVE THE MUSIC

By Jennifer Dunn

Entering, it’s 4th year, the Toyota Giving partnership with VH1 Save The Music has granted over $110,000 to support school music programs in Chicago, New Orleans and Las Vegas with the support of Artists, festival goers and media.

Read more »

ALEX AND ANI partners with Save The Music

By Jennifer Dunn

Since 2014, ALEX AND ANI has donated nearly $919K to Save The Music! Together, we’ve hosted numerous school events including a concert featuring A Great Big World to celebrate the Keys + Kids Piano Grant delivery to PS 532 in Brooklyn, NY. In addition, ALEX AND...

Read more »

Learn how Jacob turned his life around after being in choir

By Lia Peralta

According to music teacher, Mr. David Short, being in the choir completely turned around one student’s life. He recalls of Jacob Muneda (name changed for anonymity): “After a tumultuous freshman year of fights, suspension, truancy, and poor grades, I thought for sure that Jacob–the moody kid with a golden tenor voice– was not going to […]

Read more »