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Bid to support music in schools with Save The Music + JetBlue!

By Lia Peralta

JetBlue’s partnership with VH1 Save The Music is rooted in one basic idea: Every child deserves access to music education. Together, over the last decade, we’ve raised more than $315,000 for music education in schools and community organizations. This year, we’re so...

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Remixing and reimagining music education

By Lia Peralta

At our 20th Anniversary Gala last fall, Steve Aoki and DJ Khaled announced the creation of our Music Technology Grant. The pilot program supports recording and production – including DJ’ing, beat making, songwriting, and audio engineering – to develop students’...

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Bringing the beat back to Miami

By Lia Peralta

After almost a decade, music will finally be heard again at Filer Middle School in Hialeah, FL. Together with JetBlue, we delivered instruments part of our Core Band Grant. The decision was prompted by a former band teacher and group of alumni who advocated to bring...

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The power of playing it forward

By Lia Peralta

Earlier this year, the Central Bucks School District in Doylestown, PA held their annual concert to benefit Save The Music.   The show has been taking place since 2004, but in 2018, the stakes were higher—if they raised $35,000, they could fund an instrument grant to...

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Best Communities For Music Education

By Lia Peralta

Did you know that a number of our Save The Music schools/districts made it on the NAMM Foundation’s list of Best Communities for Music Education? We’re proud to have played a part in jumpstarting these programs with our instrument grants. During the month...

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Save The Music + Sound United

By Jennifer Dunn

Together with Sound United and their CEO, Kevin Duffy, we’ve been working on ways to make an impact for kids, schools and communities tied to the company’s mission of “bringing joy to the world through sound.” In May 2018, Sound United announced the launch of Sound Start, a foundation dedicated to donating 10,000 instruments to children […]

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