Currently, music education finds itself at a precipice: Not only are schools cutting music budgets and programs, but students are showing less interest in the traditional offerings of music education, feeling that it is too far removed from their experiences with music in their every day lives. Students, teachers and everyday lovers of music need a strong advocate for music education that is participatory, relevant, social and engaging. The traditional needs to meet with the current in a format that is accessible and enjoyable to all. View More


To  create  new  opportunities  for  people  of  all  ages  to  participate  in  the  act  of  making  music  and  to  use  those experiences  as  a  vehicle  to  promote  personal  empowerment  and  fulfillment.   |  ®2013 Four Strings Foundation