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Free Music Lessons Offered For Teach Music America WeekMarch 9, 2017
is estimated that more than 600 Music Schools across 48 states will be participating in the third annual Teach Music America Week from March 20–26. During this week, the organization Keep Music Alive is encouraging all musicians and music schools to offer one free 30-minute lesson to new interested students. All interested music students (children and adults) are also encouraged to seek out a participating music school or musician.   
Composition FestivalDecember 12, 2016
undant Silence is presenting the 2017 Festival for Creative Pianists June 7–10, 2017, in Denver, Colorado.
Child Art Magazine Focuses On "Why Music Matters"April 27, 2016
e January-March 2016 issue of Child Art Magazine focuses on music and music education. The magazine is published by the International Child Art Foundation (ICAF) in Washington, D.C. Click here to take a look at the issue. You can also find a video of the musical program from ICAF's World Children's Festival here.
Colagiovanni Wins MTNA Young Artist Composition CompetitionMarch 1, 2016
  Benedetto Colagiovanni of St. Louis, Missouri, won first place in the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) Young Artist Composition Competition for his piece Forest Park Rhapsody.
Guo Wins MTNA Senior Composition Competition March 1, 2016
  Andrew Guo of Chicago, Illinois, won first place in the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) Senior Composition Competition for his piece Seven Images.