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Wyclef goes back to school with Save The Music

By Lia Peralta

A product of Newark Public Schools music education, Wyclef Jean was the perfect guest to help us celebrate our music technology pilot program at Barringer High School in Newark, NJ. Attendees included superintendent, Roger León, who emphasized the importance of music...

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From medicine to music

By Lia Peralta

To celebrate one of the pilot programs for the Music Technology Grant, Taylor Guitars artist, Juke Ross, led a masterclass at the High School for Public Service in Brooklyn. He performed his hit, “Colour Me,” along with a cover of the Backstreet...

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We are all musically connected

By Lia Peralta

For 13 years, Ms. Pagan, the music teacher at Amelia Earhart Elementary in Hialeah, FL, had all of the necessary training for her job, but couldn’t put it to use because her school didn’t have instruments or even a classroom. Without resources, Ms. Pagan...

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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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