PRESTO Feature: Harmony Project Tulsa

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From two brothers starting cello together, a teaching artist with a Harmony Project journey, and five years in Tulsa, Oklahoma, this week’s blog features PRESTO Cohort Member, Harmony Project Tulsa, with stories from Executive Director, Kathy Rad.

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J.W. Pepper Blog: How Music Education Benefits the Brain

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“We have conducted numerous studies with children and teens to see how music education affects their auditory processing skills and, in turn, their academic performance. One group of kids we studied extensively were students taking part in a program called the Harmony Project in southern California. This program was started by Dr. Margaret Martin in 2001 to provide mentoring through music to students from low-income households.”

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Music Program Success

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An after school program is introducing young children to the world of music. The children receive violins and other string instruments and instruction on how to take care of them and learn how to play. “Harmony Project Tulsa” is now in its fifth year. This story aired on the ONR on OETA-The Oklahoma Network. For more information, go to the ONR web site http://www.oeta.tv/programs/onr.

 

El Sistema USA Invests $1 Million in Music Education Programming

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El Sistema USA, a national membership association dedicated to supporting programs to effect social change through music, launched a 3-year, $1 million-dollar investment into 13 organizations in 11 states across the country to bring free music education to underserved youth.

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2017 HPT Annual Report

2017 Annual Report

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The 2017 Annual Report has been published. You can download the report at this link:
The 2017 Annual Report

PRESTO (Program for Rising El Sistema Organizations) In July of 2018, El Sistema USA (ESUSA) identified 13 exemplary organizations nationwide to support through the Program for Rising El Sistema Organizations (PRESTO). As a member of PRESTO, ESUSA provides Harmony Project Tulsa with funding, networking and mentorship opportunities, and training for senior leadership over a three-year period.  Learn more about Harmony Project Tulsa’s involvement with PRESTO and El Sistema USA by clicking here: https://elsistemausa.org/presto-2018/  El Sistema USA El Sistema USA (ESUSA) provides connections to knowledge and innovation, advocacy, and leadership development for program directors, teaching artists, students, and volunteers. Members collaborate to share resources, values, aspirations, and advocacy efforts. ESUSA serves three major purposes: strengthening existing nucléos through capacity development and research, encouraging the formation of new nucléos through providing resources, connections and training, and building awareness of El Sistema at large throughout the United States. Learn more about El Sistema USA here: https://elsistemausa.org/

Harmony Project Tulsa, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization, EIN 47-4235862

Contact Executive Director, Kathy Rad:
EMAIL ADDRESS: kathy@harmonyprojecttulsa.org
TELEPHONE NUMBER: 918-688-1405

MAILING ADDRESS
Harmony Project Tulsa
406 South Boulder Ave, Ste. 660
Tulsa, OK 74103

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