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Mr. Wilson from Charlotte NC is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Innovative Sounds From the Orchestra

My students need these Sound Innovations books to help further develop their tone and technique.

  • $310 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our students are incredibly hard working. They are dedicated to developing the best program that they can, and constantly performing to an exceptional level. These students are always finding ways to challenge themselves, and to challenge me; I wouldn't have it any other way. The students all come from various backgrounds, and manage to show a deep level of understanding and compassion towards each other. This helps them to be able to create an incredibly high level product with their music making.

Our students are so hard working and deserve to have a program that they can really develop and flourish as musicians.

My Project

The Sound Innovation method books that I am requesting are an excellent resource for the students to have in the orchestra classroom. These books have a wide variety of exercises that work on specific techniques and skills. Each of these skills is essential to growing as an individual musician and as an ensemble.

The Sound Innovation books have great sequencing and really help to teach students the importance of proper technique and tone.

These books will be used consistently to help students grow as musicians and are an invaluable resource for our classroom. The techniques learned will bring their playing to the next level!

Mr. Wilson
Grades 9-12
Half of students from low‑income households

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6 donors6 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 60 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Sound Innovations String Orchestra Sound Development Violin Book • Woodwind and Brasswind $8.76 10 $87.60
Sound Innovations Sound Development Viola Book • Woodwind and Brasswind $8.99 7 $62.93
Sound Innovations String Orchestra Sound Development Cello Book • Woodwind and Brasswind $8.99 4 $35.96
Sound Innovations String Orchestra Sound Development Bass Book • Woodwind and Brasswind $8.99 3 $26.97

Materials cost

$213.46

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$16.65

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.20

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$263.31

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$46.47

Total project goal

$309.78

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$309.78

6 Donors

-$309.78

Donations toward project cost

-$263.31

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$46.47

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$0.00

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