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Trauma Informed Care in the Music Classroom

By Chiho Feindler

I was scheduled to meet a principal who was seeking to receive a grant of band instruments via Zoom in the spring of 2021.   She never showed up at the first meeting nor the rescheduled meeting in the same week.  By the time I was logging in to finally meet this principal, I was […]

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Each Box Opened is a New One 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, did not have a band or music program, […]

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Save the Music Newark music education grant

Railroad Earth gives back in honor of Andy Goessling

By Lia Peralta

As a founding member of Railroad Earth, Andy Goessling played multiple instruments, was a product of music education, and passionate about mentoring young artists. In memory of him, we partnered with the band—who also rallied friends, family, and fans—to donate an...

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