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||A leader in music education, Oakland
East Bay Symphony has developed a comprehensive instrumental music program that
serves over 3,000 students in grades 3-12 at eighteen Oakland public schools.
Oakland East Bay Symphony's programs serve a student population that is
primarily African American, Asian and Latino, in some of the city's most
economically depressed neighborhoods.
Inspire, Change Lives"
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for Excellence (MUSE)
OEBS developed MUSE
as a comprehensive instrumental music program that currently serves 3,000
students in grades 3-12.
"Without this support I
might feel forced to limit the
size of some classes and turn students
McCarthy, Music Teacher Oakland USD
Keeping Music in Public
with guest Michael Morgan
|| Young People's
Annual offering of four special
matinee performances on two
consecutive days which attract over 7,000
"They help us keep programs when
threatened." ~Phil Rydeen
The competition is open to students residing and/or
studying music in Alameda or Contra Costa.Counties.
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Visits & Ensembles in the Schools
Beginning in the
fall of 2010, Oakland East Bay Symphony is offering three different types of
classroom visits in Oakland and East Bay Schools.
Director Michael Morgan presents "show and tell" programs
elementary and middle schools. He is also available to come
high school ensembles.
2. Education Director Tom Hornig presents "Tom and his
a musical story for first and second graders.
Education Director Tom Hornig presents "The Evolution of
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Music Education Resource
The guide is intended to serve
as an overview and reference for local music resources. It will help you find a
teacher, private lessons or summer music camps.
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