Saturday, December 26, 2009
Miami has innovative program for middle school musicians: grades improve!
Mark Potter on NBC reported on “America’s Children’s Orchestras for Peace” in Miami/Dade County FL, an extracurricular music program comparing to what was done in Venezuela by Gustavo Dudamel. The program has been shown to lead to an in grades for middle school kids. The music shown in the MSNBC report was mostly Christmas carol music.