What’s New with Neighborhood Strings? Posted by Ariana Falk In January we had our Instrument Giving Ceremony- where our Green Group students received their instruments for the first time. They spend the fall on pre-instrument work: singing, solfege (“do re mi”), bucket drumming, reading music, and even creating and decorating […]
Saint-Saens has created a delightful, heart-warming and humorous musical depiction of a veritable zoo full of animals. Aided by the witty poems of Ogden Nash as updated by our own narrator Rohan Gregory, this is entertainment for young and old alike. Musicians become Elephants, Kangaroos, Donkeys, Fish and of course, […]
Congratulations to our Clark University LEEP intern Lina Nguyen! Lina was awarded a scholarship from the Greater Worcester Community Foundation for her work with our Neighborhood Strings program. We are so proud of her!
Our new group of Neighborhood Strings students got to hold practice instruments for the first time this week, with the help of our Clark mentors, and as you can probably tell from the grins, they were thrilled! Tonight’s VOR supports our work with our youth, who are learning from WCMS musicians 2 […]