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Meet Donyea

By Samantha Manus

We say music helps you reach your potential in many ways. Meet Donyea from Brooklyn, NY and watch him talk about how music education and playing the cello helped him feel good about himself. “When I started playing the cello it started becoming my favorite...

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Music is a catalyst for change

Music is a catalyst for change

By Samantha Manus

“Andre’ was very excited that we were finally going to have a school band. I told him to focus on his grades and we would talk in December to see how he was progressing...– Connie Sparacello, Music Teacher at John L. Ory Communication Arts Magnet School in Louisiana

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Music brings out your inner talent

Music brings out your inner talent

By Samantha Manus

Jay didn’t have to wait until high school to play an instrument. His elementary received a STM grant and he learned to play the saxophone. Now, he says “music helps me bring out my inner talent.”

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Why music is important for child development

Music Builds Self-Esteem

By Samantha Manus

We say music helps you realize your full potential in many different ways. For Alondra, it helped her with self confidence and self-esteem.

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