Category Archives: AMP Blog

Sweetwater Donates $20,000 to Marching Beyond Halftime Film

Thank you, Chuck Surack and Sweetwater, for your support of the film documentary project, Marching Beyond Halftime! We are one significant step closer to our goal because of you. Our hope is everyone who reads Chuck’s comments below will also make a gift of support today. JOIN THE CAMPAIGN FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sweetwater Donates $20,000 … Continue reading Sweetwater Donates $20,000 to Marching Beyond Halftime Film

Band as a Building Block for Success

By EmJ Sorensen The marching band and music world have been integral parts of my life for 25 years now. Not only was I involved in the activity in high school, but I married into it as well! I have lived and breathed music on both sides of the fence for most of my life, … Continue reading Band as a Building Block for Success

Music Has Changed My Life For Good

By Sarah Saucedo The marching band and music world have been integral parts of my life for 25 years now. Not only was I involved in the activity in high school, but I married into it as well! I have lived and breathed music on both sides of the fence for most of my life, … Continue reading Music Has Changed My Life For Good

Music Advocacy for the 21st Century

By John Gerdy We live in an environment of increasing standards and expectations for our schools to provide students with an education worthy of the 21st century. Complicating that challenge is the fact that we also live in an environment of increasingly scarce educational resources. That being the case, virtually every school district in the … Continue reading Music Advocacy for the 21st Century

Association of Music Parents Launches Major Crowdfunding Campaign in Support of Marching Beyond Halftime Documentary Film

VISIT THE CROWDFUNDING SITE Grand Prize Includes Canadian Brass Clinic and Concert at Winning School FISHERS, IN (Feb. 17, 2017) – High school music programs, music booster organizations and band supporters across the United States are being invited to assist the Association of Music Parents (AMP) with a crowdfunding effort to secure the remaining funds … Continue reading Association of Music Parents Launches Major Crowdfunding Campaign in Support of Marching Beyond Halftime Documentary Film