Access to Music Foundation

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Jun 12

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SONG Year End Coffee House

The Songwriters of a New Generation program wrapped up this year on June 13th, with an end of year showcase event. This annual event takes place to recognize a semester of hard work from all our student songwriters and the generous contributions of our mentors, guest speakers and program sponsors. This year’s event took place ...

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Dec 11

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TELUS helps award $10,000 in new instruments to Queen Alexandra Elementary!

On December 12th, 2011, Queen Alexandra Elementary School received a significant contribution towards their school music education program. Music BC Charitable Foundation and the TELUS Vancouver Community Board have teamed up to present this East Vancouver school with brand new band instruments through the Adopt an Instrument ...

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Nov 11

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AVIVA Community Fund Project

Music BC Charitable Foundation is proud to announce our acceptance into the Aviva Community Fund online grant community! Our Adopt an Instrument program has been accepted into Round 3 of funding and your votes could mean new instruments for public school music programs through out BC! The Aviva Community Fund was started by the Aviva ...

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Nov 11

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Bring SONG to your school!

Have you ever wanted a tool to engage your students, get them excited about writing and literacy and challenge them to understand and critique popular media? All these aspects, and more, make Songwriters of a New Generation a must-have program for elementary through secondary schools, as well as youth groups and community centers. ...

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Nov 11

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SONG Year Launch Recital

On October 13th, 2011 Songwriters of a New Generation hosted it’s annual recital at Centennial Secondary School in Coquitlam, BC. “SONG” is an extra-curricular songwriting and community building program administered by Music BC Charitable Foundation on behalf of schools and community centers through BC and the lower ...

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Nov 11

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Burt Harris Memorial Scholarship – Deadline Extended

We are happy to announce that the deadline for our Burt Harris Memorial Scholarship program has been extended for Private Tuition applicants to November 15th, 2011. The Burt Harris Memorial Scholarship is awarded to private tuition and post-secondary music students in any genre, instrument, voice or grade level to assist in funding ...

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Oct 11

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FORTE 2011!

Music BC Charitable Foundation is proud to be a participant in this year’s BC Music Educator’s Association annual conference and meeting of the minds. Music teachers are possibly the greatest unsung heroes of the school system, fighting against the worst budget cuts of any department in public education and systemic ...

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Sep 11

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SONG Launch Recital

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13th – CENTENNIAL SCHOOL THEATRE This is a launch event to celebrate another year of the SONG program in BC! SONG students are encouraged to apply to showcase their songs and compete for prizes. A panel of music industry judges will provide feedback and helpful suggestions for the budding songwriters. Prizes ...

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Aug 11

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Inspiring the Next Generation of Songwriters

Teachers, have you ever wanted a tool to excite, engage, enthuse and empower your students? Musicians, want to give back to your community and share your love and passion for songwriting with young people? About Song Songwriters of a New Generation (S.O.N.G.) is an extra-curricular program that uses songwriting as a means of ...

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