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Leslie Hansen

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Review for Metropolitan Wind Symphony Inc, Jamaica Plain, MA, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

This organization has set the standard and serves as a role model for community concert bands nationwide. What sets MWS apart is its devotion to artistic excellence; the members' work ethic is inspiring to behold. Community and educational outreach are the cornerstones supporting their 40 years of service to the Greater Boston area.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

This organization has become the creative and musical center of my adult life. The personal and professional benefits over 40 years are beyond measure.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

I would try to find performance space in our area that adequately showcases this group without hindering artistic growth.

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How did you learn about this organization?

A flyer announcing the inaugural rehearsal was mailed to area school music directors and consequently passed on to me.

What is this organization's top short-term priority?

Artistic growth and organizational excellence are top short-term priorities.

What is its top priority in the long run?

Artistic growth and organizational excellence will always be top priorities. They go hand in hand. Success depends on this shared focus.

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?


Role:  Board Member & I attended the group's very first rehearsal 40 years ago and have been involved as a board member and performing member ever since.