With deepest gratitude, we are pleased to announce that we have received an Operational Grant from Michigan Council for Arts & Cultural Affairs and the National Endowment for the Arts in the amount of $17,500.
ANOTHER WGVU COMMUNITY CONNECTION!
Shelley Irwin interviews Dr. Summers and Concert Band member Mary Worst. Click below:
WGVU COMMUNITY CONNECTION
Shelley Irwin interviews Dr. Nancy Summers and Symphonic Band member Bruce Goodman.
Check out our own Dr. Nancy Summers as she teaches local radio host Shelley Irwin (WGVU) to play the oboe on “Art Unfiltered.”
Profile: Musician and conductor Nancy Summers-Meeusen
The Grand Rapids Press | By Jeffrey Kaczmarczyk | March 28, 2010
Emily Zoladz | The Grand Rapids Press
Leader of the band: Nancy Summers-Meeusen gestures to an audience at the Salvation Army while directing the New Horizons Band. “The people are great, and there is such enthusiasm. … You can feel it,” Summers said about the program for adults 50 and older who are taking up a musical instrument for the first time or who are coming back to it after many years. “Our motto is ‘Music for life,’” Summers said.