Music Appreciation: Elementary School Style; A Celloist and Violinist Share Their Passion with Students
Maraghy, Mary, The Florida Times Union
Byline: MARY MARAGHY
With her eyes closed, first-grader Lamija Hodzic swayed and rolled her head side to side.
As directed, she was listening and reacting to classical music, played by a celloist and violinist from the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra, performing on stage at her school, Kings Trail Elementary School.
It was a part of Project Listen, a program of the Riverside Fine Arts Association that provides in-school performances in Duval County elementary schools where more than half the students are on free or reduced lunch. The goal is to expose youth to musical expression.
It was Project Listen's first visit to Kings Trail, where more than …
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Publication information: Article title: Music Appreciation: Elementary School Style; A Celloist and Violinist Share Their Passion with Students. Contributors: Maraghy, Mary - Author. Newspaper title: The Florida Times Union. Publication date: May 8, 2010. Page number: Not available. © 2007 The Florida Times-Union. COPYRIGHT 2010 Gale Group.
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