April 2017 Posts

The Future Belongs To Young People With Imaginations

“The future belongs to young people with an education and the imagination to create.”

~ Barack Obama

Jaclyn Roethler – Staff Spotlight

Our April Staff Spotlight is on Jaclyn Roethler. Jaclyn is our Accounts Payable Associate and a part of our admin team. Please watch this interview to learn a little more about Jaclyn and what she does for Paige’s Music.


 

Students In School Music Score Higher On SAT

The College Entrance Examination Board found that students involved in public school music programs scored 107 points higher on the SAT’s than students with no participation.

~ Profiles of SAT and Achievement Test Takers, The College Board, compiled by the Music Educators National Conference (2002)

Music May Hold Key To Higher Brain Function

A study at the University of California at Irvine demonstrated that young kids who participated in music instruction showed dramatic enhancements in abstract reasoning skills. In fact, researchers have found neural firing patterns that suggest that music may hold the key to higher brain function.

~ Rauscher, Shaw, Levine , Ky and Wright, “Music and Spatial Task Performance: A Causal Relationship,” University of California , Irvine , 1994

Spring Into Savings on Professional-Level Instruments

 

If you’ve been waiting to graduate to a professional-level instrument, now is a great time! From April 1 through June 30, 2017, most of our professional-level instruments will qualify for a rebate!


graduate-to-yamaha-paiges-musicYamaha is offering a $100 rebate for the rental or purchase of a new professional-level instrument (600-level or above, 500-level or above for flutes). We currently carry flutes, clarinets, alto saxophones, tenor saxophones, trumpets, French horns, trombones, and euphoniums that are available for rent AND qualify for this special rebate!


Conn-Selmer is offering a $100 rebate on all new professional American-made trumpets, cornets, flugelhorns, trombones, or French horn from C.G. Conn. Vincent Bach, King, and Holton. Many of these instruments are available on our rent-to-own program!

If you have any questions, please call your sales associate at 1.800.382.1099 or email us at sales@paigesmusic.com.

Music And Math Are Highly Intertwined

Music and math are highly intertwined. By understanding beat, rhythm, and scales, children are learning how to divide, create fractions, and recognize patterns.

~ Lynn Kleiner, founder of Music Rhapsody in Redondo Beach, CA

Music Education Provides Approach To Problem Solving

Two-thirds (67%) of Americans say music education provides people with a disciplined approach to solving problems.

~ July 2014 Harris Poll

Quick Tips On Euphonium Maintenance

Daily care and maintenance of your instrument is very important to how well your instrument performs. Watch this quick video below for a few, quick tips on caring for your Euphonium.