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Friday September 26, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM EDT
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The John Edward Fogelberg Performing Arts Center
123 Cambridge Street
Burlington, MA 01803

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Claire Kreger-Boaz

Burlington, MA | RSVP | September 26, 2014

SupportMusic Back to School Community Forum!

Celebrate Music!

8:30 a.m. Forum Preview Webcast | 9:00 a.m. SupportMusic Community Forum live webcast with student performances and special guests!

Please join us for the SupportMusic Community Forum Event in Burlington, MA!


Ken Gordon, MA State Representative
Kristin Russon,
Chairman, Burlington School Committee
John Petrin,
Town Administrator
Chris Hartling,
Board of Selectmen
Dan Grattan,
Board of Selectmen
Peter Cokkinias,
Professor of Music Education, Berklee College of Music
Patrick Larkin,
Burlington Public Schools' Assistant Superintendent
Bob Hogan, Burlington Selectmen's Committee, Veteran's Affairs, Rotary Club
Kevin Parker, Voting Town Meeting member
Matt Lovell, Burlington High School Band Director 
Faydeen Sateriale, Music Booster President, Assistant Marching Band Director
John Middleton-Cox, Performing Arts Director
Christine Monaco, Burlington School Committee Member

Hosted by

Jerry Murphy, M. Steinert & Sons

Jeremy Moccia, M. Steinert & Sons

Moderated by

Mary Luehrsen, NAMM Foundation Executive Director

The NAMM Foundation and the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus sponsored a video contest that answered the question, "What Makes Music Education Great in My School or District?" 

Produced in collaboration with the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus, the Community Forum fall tour continues in Burlington, MA with a live webcast on the morning of September 26th to celebrate the benefits of music education, with a special focus on the community's commitment to assuring access and opportunity .

Burlington is the second of seven Community Forums that will be produced across the U.S. this fall and winter.  See Burlington High School's winning video here!

To Log in to the LIVE webcast visit


Next Stop: Skaneateles, NY, 9/30, Skaneateles High School

                  SupportMusic Community Forum Winning Videos Main Event Page

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