National Anthem Project Event Video Wrap-Up

On June 13, 2008, students, teachers, and community members gathered on Capitol Hill to sing “The Star-Spangled Banner” and raise awareness of the importance of music education. View the video…

Daughter of MENC Members Receives Caitlin Scholarship

Caitlin Merie Hurrey Memorial Scholarship Named in Memory of Budding Musician Four recipients were recently named in the fifth annual Caitlin Merie Hurrey Memorial Scholarship awards.The recipient of the Caitlin Merie…

Virginia Officials Recognize MENC

In July, MENC received letters of congratulations from Virginia Governor Tim Kaine and Senator Jim Webb (D-VA) regarding the 2008 U.S. Army All-American Marching Band’s receipt of the Award of Excellence from the American Society…

Taking Capitol Hill by Storm

On June 13 MENC President and choral director Barbara L. Geer conducted 1,000 music students and their teachers in singing “The Star-Spangled Banner.” The MENC event took place at the…