music4life Section

Music4Life reports major year-end growth for helping kids get instruments

Music4Life reports major year-end growth for helping kids get instruments

Music4Life™ (www.Music4Life.org), the local non-profit that provides ready-to-play musical instruments for use by public school students in need – including in Highline Public Schools – reports that... [Read more]

Music4Life donates 37 instruments worth over $22,000 to Highline Public Schools

Music4Life donates 37 instruments worth over $22,000 to Highline Public Schools

During the month of February, March and April of 2017, local non-profit Music4Life delivered 37 ready-to-play musical instruments to Highline Public Schools, valued at $22,585. Included were four trombones;... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Blues & Brews Fest grosses over $64,500 in Des Moines Saturday

PHOTOS: Blues & Brews Fest grosses over $64,500 in Des Moines Saturday

The Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park’s 7th annual Blues & Brews Festival fundraiser grossed over $64,500 at Des Moines Beach Park on Saturday, Aug. 27. 100% of net proceeds will... [Read more]

REMINDER: Blues & Brews Festival is SATURDAY at Des Moines Beach Park!

REMINDER: Blues & Brews Festival is SATURDAY at Des Moines Beach Park!

Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival from Olav on Vimeo. REMINDER: The 7th annual “Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival” is this SATURDAY, Aug. 27, at Des Moines Beach Park. The event will... [Read more]

Get your tickets NOW – 7th annual Blues & Brews Festival is this SATURDAY!

Get your tickets NOW – 7th annual Blues & Brews Festival is this SATURDAY!

Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival from Olav on Vimeo. Get your tickets now – the 7th annual Blues and Brews festival is coming back this SATURDAY, Aug. 27 to the Des Moines Beach Park with music,... [Read more]

REMINDER: Got tix yet? The Poverty Bay Wine Festival is this weekend!

REMINDER: Got tix yet? The Poverty Bay Wine Festival is this weekend!

REMINDER: The 12th annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival takes place this Friday, March 4, and Saturday, March 5 at the Des Moines Beach Park Auditorium. It’ll be UNCORKED & UNPLUGGED, with... [Read more]

Nina McLemore Trunk Show benefits Highline Music4Life

Nina McLemore Trunk Show benefits Highline Music4Life

The Music4Life™ initiative – including the local version called “Highline Music4Life” – has won corporate support from New York-based Nina McLemore, the clothing line for executive and... [Read more]

Boeing Employees Choir’s Music4Life Concert is this Friday night, Dec. 6

Boeing Employees Choir’s Music4Life Concert is this Friday night, Dec. 6

The Boeing Employees Choir will be featured at a special holiday concert this Friday evening, Dec. 6 in Burien. The free public event is a benefit for the Highline Music4Life™ program and is sponsored... [Read more]

Got flute? Highline Music4Life urgently seeking used musical instruments

Got flute? Highline Music4Life urgently seeking used musical instruments

Highline Music4Life™ has issued an urgent public appeal for the donation of flutes and clarinets by adults who no longer need them. “School is just starting and many more young people than expected... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest will be Saturday, Aug. 24

SAVE THE DATE: Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest will be Saturday, Aug. 24

Our friends at the Des Moines Rotary Club wants our Readers to “Save the Date” of Saturday, Aug. 24 for the 4th Annual Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Fest, to be held again at Des Moines Beach... [Read more]

Donate Musical Instruments at Opening Day of Des Moines Farmers Market

Donate Musical Instruments at Opening Day of Des Moines Farmers Market

The Highline Music4Life program will conduct its second annual drive for “lovingly used” musical instruments starting at 10 a.m. on June 2 – opening day of the Des Moines Farmers Market. The program... [Read more]

Marvin Hamlisch, Gerard Schwarz To Lead Music4Life Youth Peace Program

Marvin Hamlisch, Gerard Schwarz To Lead Music4Life Youth Peace Program

Composer Marvin Hamlisch and Gerard Schwarz, Conductor Laureate of the Seattle Symphony Orchestra, have agreed to serve as Honorary Co-Chairs of the Music4Life Peace Initiative. The initiative is an annual... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation Chimes In Its Support For ‘Music4Life’ Program

Highline Schools Foundation Chimes In Its Support For ‘Music4Life’ Program

The Highline Schools Foundation announced this week that they have “joined the growing list of community organizations supporting the new Highline Music4Life™ program.”   In case you’re... [Read more]

Highline’s ‘Music4Life’ To Expand Instrumental Music In South King County

Highline’s ‘Music4Life’ To Expand Instrumental Music In South King County

A new community initiative announced at Wednesday night’s (May 25) school board meeting will expand instrumental music education for children in Highline Public Schools – called the Highline Music4Life... [Read more]