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Science, Music Meld In New School Program – Transylvania County, NC

 

February 6, 2020

Brevard Academy students listen to the Brevard Philharmonic Woodwind Quintet (Steve Loew-clarinet, Jennifer Anderson-bassoon, Hobart Whitman-horn, Carlton Alexander-oboe/English horn and Rosalie Morrow-flute/piccolo) as the oscilloscope projects sound waves and frequencies being made by the musicians. (Times photo by Park Baker)

Science and music joined forces at Transylvania County middle schools this week to entertain students and to reinforce classroom learning.

Thanks to the latest grant received by the Brevard Philharmonic, Music in the Schools is not just for elementary school students anymore.

Sixth grade students were treated to a trial run of the newest Music in the Schools program, which gave local youth an exploration of N.C. Common Core science concepts using music they already know.

Brevard Philhar-monic's Woodwind Quintet brought an oscilloscope that allowed sixth graders to watch sound waves s...



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