The Philharmonic Association has given my children a love for symphonic music they could not have gotten any where else in Wake County. One of my joys is when hearing a piece on the radio and one of my children says, “I’ve played that”. It is something they will always have with them and I can't thank Philharmonic Association enough!
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I am always amazed when I go to Philharmonic concerts and see children from fourth grade through twelfth grade playing such challenging repertoire. The quality of musicianship that is seen on stage is outstanding.
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The Philharmonic Association has always rehearsed in the public schools in Wake County. The change that would impact the children the most would be their own practice space. This would give the PA more flexibility in scheduling rehearsals, it would also make it possible for the PA to own all the percussion instruments needed to create symphonic music.
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As with most volunteer experiences, more volunteers would be helpful.
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I have met many parents who children had the same interest level in symphonic music as mine. Through them much information is past on about different activities that would interest musicians
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