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Mrs. Baumgarner from Oklahoma City OK is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Amplify Our Love for Music - Loop System

My students need a BOSS RC-3 Loop Pedal Station and power supply

  • $281 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

"Wow! That actually sounded good!" My heart is full when I hear my students get excited about playing music together. I am blessed to teach at a Title I school in Oklahoma City that values the importance of the arts in each child's education. Even though many of my students face challenges such as poverty and homelessness, they come to school with a smile and desire to learn. Their resiliency inspires me to be the best teacher I can possibly be!

My Project

Composition and Improvisation are just as important for musicians to learn as note reading and playing technique. My students need a BOSS Loop Station to jam together and explore improvisational techniques. I have created an additional project for instrument pickups, electric instruments, and amplifier equipment.

My students will have the opportunity to collaborate with one another, experiment with loops, improvise melodies, and edit their work in recording software.

This will help them to better understand scales, chord progressions, and the overall form and structure of a piece of music. I cannot wait to hear the music we will create together!

Mrs. Baumgarner
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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2 donors2 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 150 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Boss RC-3 Loop Station Bundle with Power Supply, Instrument Cable, Patch Cable, Picks, and Austin Bazaar Polishing Cloth • Amazon Business $189.99 1 $189.99

Materials cost

$189.99

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$15.48

3rd party payment processing fee

$2.85

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$238.32

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$42.06

Total project goal

$280.38

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$280.38

1 Donor

-$93.46

Donations toward project cost

-$79.44

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$14.02

match offer

-$186.92

Match offer toward project cost

-$158.88

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$28.04

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$0.00

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