Music Education

Some of the best from Vancouver's music scene and beyond will be gathering for two nights in January for the #SingItFWD charity concert event to support the Saint James Music Academy. #...
This week is the perfect time for music supporters to donate their Aeroplan miles, those reward miles travelers earn from Air Canada and partner airlines, to a good cause. The period of Nov. ...
Sun Life Financial has been around more than 150 years and is one of the biggest insurance companies in the world. It’s not the most exciting topic, and even if you have insurance, it’s...
The MusiCounts TD Community Music Program is providing a quarter-of-a-million dollars to give 19 community-based music programs across Canada access to musical instruments, education and engagement...
Jim Lowther, the founder and president of volunteer-run organization Vets Canada (formerly registered as Veterans' Emergency Transition Services Canada) which has 140,000 members,...
Magic! frontman Nasri Atweh knew his charity of choice would involve music, kids and the school system. He just didn’t know what it would be, he told Samaritanmag last May. His older...
Why are some students switching schools or, in some cases, making a daily two-hour round trip to attend Terry Fox Secondary School in Port Coquitlam, B.C.? Two words: Steve Sainas. As the music...
With the 57th Grammy Awards taking place this Sunday (Feb. 8), broadcast live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, the Grammy Foundation is making today (Feb. 3) Giving Day, asking people to...
“Music changes lives. Pass it on” is the slogan of the fourth annual #SingItFwd fundraising concert to benefit Vancouver’s Saint James Music Academy for at-risk children, but it...
Mike Stevens was performing around the world and making a second home on the Grand Ole Opry stage in Nashville, Tenn. as one of North America’s foremost harmonica players when an unscheduled...

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