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Ms. Aslanian from Talkeetna AK is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Enriching Our Music

Help me give my students the tools to keep making beautiful music together!

  • $661 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are creative, motivated, and inspired musicians. They love performing, and learning new musical concepts, and they are very excited about getting the chance to get hands on experience with instruments in the music room.

Being from the vibrant neighborhood village, many of these students have grown up seeing live music in the park, and have an enthusiasm for music that I find so inspiring.

We are excited to be able to purchase reeds, tuners, strings, and other resources to make our music learning even more enriching!

My Project

With your generous donations, the students will continue to nurture their love of music! Our concert band has been running low on reeds, and we have a very eager bass player who is thrilled to have an instrument he’ll be able to plug in and play for our upcoming concerts.

Living in a small village, it can be tricky for my students to access the instruments and accessories they need, so your donation means so much!

We have been studying percussion instruments and I could not be more excited for these kids to get hands on experience with their own pan drum.

Ms. Aslanian
Grades 3-5
More than a third of students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Jumbie Jam Deluxe Steel Drum Kit • Woodwind and Brasswind $199.95 1 $199.95
GSR100EX Soundgear Bass Guitar • Woodwind and Brasswind $179.99 1 $179.99
Complete Upper & Lower Octave Sets Boomwhackers Tuned Percussion Tubes • Woodwind and Brasswind $89.99 1 $89.99
3-Pack Felt Ukulele Picks • Woodwind and Brasswind $3.95 6 $23.70
Traditional Bb Clarinet Reeds • Woodwind and Brasswind $21.95 1 $21.95

Materials cost

$515.58

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$7.73

3rd party payment processing fee

$7.73

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$561.04

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$99.01

Total project goal

$660.05

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$660.05

2 Donors

-$651.49

Donations toward project cost

-$561.04

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$90.45

Excluded support for DonorsChoose

-$8.56

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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