Happy Birthday to the Vibe Art Studio!

March 17, 2014Arts Education, Uncategorized

Today’s blog post is from Vibe’s Art Studio Teaching Artist Leslie Tucker! Today marks the third anniversary of opening the Vibe Art Studio!  Three and a half years ago, I was fortunate to have been introduced to Laura Streib, founder and director of Vibe of Portland.  Laura and I realized that our goals of offering … Read More

Changing Lives Through Music

March 3, 2014Arts Education, Blog, Music Education

Music can be a powerful instrument of social change. Whether it’s being played on the streets or taught within a classroom, music can powerfully shift youth culture and aid children living in poverty.  Venezuelan conductor of the L.A. Sumphony,  Gustavo Dudamel, is an influential musician who believes that music can get kids off the streets … Read More