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Ms. Quackenbush from Nevada MO is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Creating Better Harmony!

My students need Korg Tuners with mic clips to help them play better in tune and to know that the pitch they are playing is the correct pitch.

  • $591 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students come to my classroom excited about making music every day! They are creative, motivated, and driven to create a musically excellent product.

Our classroom is a second family for our students - the band family!

We learn together, grow together, and help each other get better by giving encouragement where it is needed. What we do in our room reaches far beyond the classroom, and the students are eager to use music to help them become productive members of our community.

My Project

We will be using Korg Tuners with microphone clips in our classroom to help new instrumental music students be more aware of what pitch they are producing and whether it is in tune or not. Young musicians are developing their 'musical' ear and having a visual reassurance that they are producing the correct pitch is a confidence builder! The microphone clips allows the tuner to 'hear' only the instrument that it is hooked onto when a full group is playing together.

Many of our students do not own smart devices that can download apps which can accomplish this tuning aspect of becoming a great musician.

These Korg Tuners will be used in real-time during rehearsals so students can be confident in their ability!

Ms. Quackenbush
Grades 6-8
More than half of students from low‑income households

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12 donors12 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 230 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Korg TM60BK Tuner and Metronome Combo with Clip on Microphone (Black) • Amazon Business $31.00 15 $465.00

Materials cost

$465.00

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$6.98

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$501.98

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$88.58

Total project goal

$590.56

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$590.56

10 Donors

-$319.84

Donations toward project cost

-$272.61

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$47.23

Matching donations from our partners

-$269.85

Match offers toward project cost

-$229.37

Match offers to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$40.48

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$0.88

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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Project Activity

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