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Dulcimers help students swing into love of music

Walton-Verona Independent’s commitment to music education leads to national award.

A brand new band camp

Members of the Johnson Central High School Marching Band entered their first week of band camp with some new instruments, thanks in part to a famous alumnus.

Making the most of a hometown musician’s gift

A country music star’s donation has given a shot in the arm to a once-struggling high school music program.

Beginning band for a beginning teacher

By Amy Wallot amy.wallot@education.ky.gov This was not the first time I have visited Auburn Elementary School. In 2013, I visited after it was named a National...

The sounds of summer

I live near a high school. Actually, right next to one. As the days led up to the beginning of the school year, I could hear the marching band practice while sitting on the porch. The music, muffled some by trees, has a peaceful sound, in a radio-on-in-the-background kind of way.

Getting a Boston education

By Amy Wallot amy.wallot@education.ky.gov Tucked away in western Nelson County is Boston Elementary School. It serves about 300 kindergarten through 8th-grade students and was designated a...

Music software makes band practice ‘like playing a video game’

Warren County band teachers find a way to make playing scales cool.