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Many Happy Returns to Child

In MfP Stories by jan_mfp

Music for People has touched many people’s lives and inspired many a dormant or misguided creative spirit. This innate part of each one of us yearns to have expression, to be freed, to be heard, to touch others. As many of you know, finding the means to give voice to your own unique being is one …

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Alison Weiner

In Graduates, North Carolina by jan_mfp

Website: http://mahaloArts.com Alison Weiner is the creator and caretaker of mahaloArts, a company which develops and presents endeavors of positive, constructive and engaging manner that underscore gratefulness for being alive (http://mahaloArts.com). With degrees in architecture (BS), jazz studies (BM) and music composition (MA) under her belt, Alison is joyful earning her keep as a musician …

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Andy Smith

In Graduates, Pennsylvania by jan_mfp

People are good, creative intelligent human beings who have music built into their very being. The rhythm of the universe is part of our bodies in the regular beating of our hearts. Much in our society today has worked to take us away from the music that is built into us. Early messages often tell …

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Todd Rogers

In Graduates, New York by jan_mfp

lege and then some, he bought a cheap violin and started jamming – playing “off the page” with friends. He soon found his way to Music for People. A graduate of the Musicianship and Leadership Program, he combines his background in teambuilding, wilderness leadership and teaching with a love for his inner music and leading …

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Video: Let Go of Perfection, Create What’s in Your Heart

In MfP Stories by jan_mfp

In this video, Ange tells how he let go of perfection and started to create what was in his heart in the moment. To come to a Music for People workshop, like Ange did, check out our Event Schedule. Ange Chianese: Music’s pretty wonderful and being able to do with a group of like-minded people who …

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Video: Musical Immersion at the Art of Improvisation Workshop

In MfP Stories by jan_mfp

For your own musical immersion process, find out more about the Art of Improvisation workshop that Todd attended. Todd Rogers: Well, the thing is that — what the Music for People process does is — it goes deep with very simple concepts. It allows you to go very, very deep with them. And in that, that’s where …

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Music for People’s 30th Anniversary Celebration

In Events & Workshops by jan_mfp

Greetings All, One week ago we gathered together for what became a most glorious and memorable event for Music for People!  The 30th Anniversary staff and the MLP staff thank each of the participants for your wonderful contributions to our weekend. You were a unique group of people with extraordinary positive energy resulting in one of most …