Help fund Opus 32. Pledge now on Kickstarter.
We need to reach or exceed our goal by April 2nd or we get nothing.
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Over 100 students are currently finishing their scores for Opus 32 in the online mentoring website with feedback from professional composer mentors. The mentors will select the 24 or so works that will be best in live performance from all grades 4-12. Your support is important to ensure students get this live performance opportunity.
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We raised $4397 to support Opus 29 and online mentoring!
A huge round of applause to our bidders, donors and those who solicited donations for this successful online auction.
What does this auction fund?
The BFG auction supports our online mentoring with professional composers and the Opus 29 live performance event. Over 60 students from 24 different schools in Vermont, Virginia and Pennsylvania submitted work for feedback. Now the selected students currently working online with our composer mentors to finalize their original compositions. The Opus 29 day includes a rehearsal time for each student, concurrent workshops, networking with other student composers, and the evening performance for the public which is free with donations gratefully accepted. Concert is at 6:30 pm Monday, January 12th (snow day of January 14, 2015) at the Elley-Long Music Center at Saint Michael's College in Colchester, VT.
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Music-COMP is happy to announce we have received an “Employee Inspired Grant” from Dealer.com. Each month Dealer.com employees have the opportunity to apply for a grant for an organization that is close to their hearts. Recently, Music-COMP was selected to receive a grant. This award will strengthen resources for musical composition and arranging programs for youth within a community of professional composers and teachers.
We met our goal! 153 backers and $9055 to support Opus 28. Thanks to everyone who backed our project and shared the video link with others.
Did you miss our new video? Please share it: YouTube: http://youtu.be/jcortb_537U
Rosie's new composition (actually her first composition) was selected for performance at Opus 28. Audio recordings and full concert DVD will be available in early June.