Music Education

Veteran shock rocker Alice Cooper will be enlisting the support of some fellow vampires to help teens in need. Specifically, Cooper is bringing out Johnny Depp and Aerosmith's Joe Perry...
On behalf of late beloved radio DJ Denis Grondin, his son, Goon actor Marc-Andre Grondin donated 28 musical instruments, worth $24,450, to Daniel-Johnson Secondary School in Montreal through the...
A marquee speaking event has raised $77,000 to support the Regent Park-based youth arts charitable organization, UforChange. Held on November 21 at Toronto's Artscape Daniels Launchpad, the...
Remember the 1996 Hollywood movie Mr. Holland’s Opus? That Richard Dreyfuss-starrer about a musician-turned-teacher who inspires high school music students has led AudioMicro, the stock music...
MusiCounts and the TD Bank Group on Wednesday honoured 30 community music programs countrywide that received $500,000 worth of musical instruments and equipment for over 3000 aspiring...
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl has partnered with online music gear retailer Reverb.com to raise funds for the Reverb Gives. The program provides instruments and other musical gear for music...
It’s perhaps ironic that children’s entertainers — though vessels for shiny, happy, sticky singalongs about fantastical ephemera — in many ways carry more responsibility...
Canadian Country Music Week didn’t just bring truckloads of country music star power to Hamilton, Ontario recently, it also brought instruments for school music programs. To kick off the...
Dolly Parton has received many well-deserved accolades for her prowess as a performer, songwriter and recording artist over her legendary five decades within the music industry. Now, she's being...
On July 21, event organizers Paul Lemire and John Fillion are hoping that 1000 musicians will show up to Firemen’s Park in Niagara Falls, Ontario and sing five Canadian songs and an AC/DC tune...

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