Harmony Project Tulsa Students compose music for the American Ballet Theatre!

PRESS RELEASE Dec 14 2020

ABT STUDIO COMPANY TO PREMIERE VISCERAL HARMONIES, CHOREOGRAPHED BY AMY HALL GARNER, WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 16 AT 6 P.M. ET ON YOUTUBE AND IGTV. A FIRST-EVER WORLDWIDE, TECH-ENABLED COLLABORATION BETWEEN YOUNG DANCERS WITH ABT STUDIO COMPANY AND YOUNG MUSICIANS WITH THE COLLECTIVE CONSERVATORY

For more information on ABT Studio Company and American Ballet Theatre, please visit www.abt.org.  For more information on the Collective Conservatory, please visit www.collectiveconservatory.com.

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

“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.”

Read the full article here.

Music Program Success

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.

 

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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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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’sinvolvement with PRESTO and El Sistema USA by clicking here: El Sistema USA (ESUSA)