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NEWS FROM CARL FISCHER MUSIC
For Immediate Release September 20, 2013

Carl Fischer Music, Yamaha, and D’Addario and
VH1 Save the Music Announce Winners of the
2013 Win Music For Your School Contest

New York, NY — Carl Fischer Music, Yamaha, D’Addario, and VH1 Save the Music announce the five winners of their 2013 Win Music for Your School Contest. Entrants were asked to submit a 200-word essay or create a three-minute video describing their school programs and how they would benefit from the prizes offered.

Upon learning her school’s program won one of the prize packages, Amy Homburger, a parent and volunteer at University Park Elementary School, said, "This is great news! Thank you for choosing UPark; it's going to be a great year for band at our school."

Carl Fischer Music, Yamaha, D’Addario, and VH1 Save the Music applaud and celebrate all the music programs that submitted to this year’s contest, and wish them all a musically rich 2013-2014 school year.


(Intermediate Orchestra winning submission: Davis Drive Middle School)

Winning programs included:

Beginning Orchestra, winning six sets of music from Carl Fischer Music and $500 worth of strings provided by D’Addario Strings
SOAR at St. Mary's School in Cortland, NY

Intermediate Orchestra, winning six sets of music from Carl Fischer Music and $500 worth of strings provided by D’Addario Strings ($500 retail value)
Johanna Rogers, Orchestra Director at Davis Drive Middle School in Cary, NC

Beginning Band, winning eight sets of music from Carl Fischer Music and a $500 retail value accessory maintenance package provided by Yamaha
Christmas Gainsbrugh at University Park Elementary School in Denver, CO

Intermediate Band, winning eight sets of music from Carl Fischer Music and a $500 retail value accessory maintenance package provided by Yamaha
Maria Joyner at Mary M. Knight School District in Matlock, WA

Advanced Band, winning eight sets of music and a $500 retail value accessory maintenance package provided by Yamaha
Charles Gray, Director of Bands at Martin Luther King High School in Riverside, CA

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