Phi Mu Alpha makes donation to TES music

first_imgSkip By The Penny Hoarder Spann said. “We want to thank Phi Mu Alpha for their support of the music program at Troy Elementary School.”The guitars are excellent instruments for those who want to learn to play acoustic instruments because it’s easy to apply what has been learned to other instruments, Holman said.Blocher said the guitars are great additions to the TES music program and will provide students with an opportunity to become familiar with another musical instrument and one that students think is “cool.”“Guitar music can be integrated into other subject areas, especially social studies,” Blocher said. “Our music culture is traced back to folk music. It is our musical heritage and by learning to play the guitar, our students will learn many folk songs and learn to appreciate folk music. Folk music flows across the curriculum.” Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Phi Mu Alpha makes donation to TES music By Jaine Treadwell Holman said brothers of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia were proud to foster the love of American music through the purchase of the guitars.“We’ll be excited to hear these young students on the guitars,” he said.Phi Mu Alpha has 29 active brothers and about two-thirds of them are music majors.“Not all of our brothers are music majors, and that’s not a requirement,” Holman said. “All that we ask is that our brothers love music and advocate music in the arts.“Phi Mu Alpha supports the John M. Long School of Music with manpower and financial support so we are active and involved in the advocation of music at Troy University and beyond.” Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Acid Reflux (Watch Now)Healthy LifestyleIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthTop 4 Methods to Get Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Latest Stories Sometimes it’s not a direct request that gets the most attention. Sometimes it’s just what’s heard in passing.That’s how Lance Holman heard about the need for guitars at Troy Elementary School and, as a result, the school now has 20 guitars for its music program.“Two years ago, I just happened to hear Troy Elementary School music teacher, Elaine Blocher, mention that she would like to have guitars for her music program,” said Holman, who is president of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, professional music fraternity for men at Troy University. “So I mentioned it to the brothers of Phi Mu Alpha, and we decided to use the funds raised from our Battle of Bands as a philanthropy for the music program at Troy Elementary School.” Published 10:47 pm Thursday, April 30, 2009 On Wednesday, the brothers of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia presented a check in the amount of $2,000, to Blocher for the purchase of classical guitars.Blocher and TES Principal Geoffrey Span expressed appreciation to the music fraternity for their interest and their generosity.“These instruments will make it possible for us to have a more varied music program and give our students an opportunity for hands-on experiences on another type instrument,” Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Book Nook to reopen Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Email the author Sponsored Content Print Article You Might Like Animal shelter yard sale Saturday “Going to the dogs” is usually not a good thing, but when it’s the Pike Animal Shelter’s “Going to the… read morelast_img read more