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For Immediate Release May 2011

Carl Fischer Music Launches Free School Band and Orchestra Music Facebook Contest
Visit us on FacebookNew York, NY — With arts budgets tighter than ever, Carl Fischer Music is lending a helping hand with its Free School Band and Orchestra Music Facebook Contest.* Five lucky schools in need will win a full yearís supply of music for band or orchestra - anywhere from 6-8 full sets; plenty for the fall and spring concert seasons. Directors can enter the contest in two different ways: 1) write a short essay (less than 200 words) explaining why their school deserves to win, or 2) produce a short video showing why their group should win.

All entries must be submitted by July 1st, 2011. Winners will be announced and contacted individually on Facebook on August 1st, 2011.

To enter the contest, directors should visit Carl Fischerís special contest page on Facebook. Click here.

*No purchase necessary.

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