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March 5...then MARCH FORWARD!

March 5, 2020 was not only an important day for SpreadMusicNow; it was also a pivotal day for the United States as the reality of COVID-19 began to hit home.

March 2020 Music Student of the Month

Meet Ayanna Doreste, our March Music Student of the Month! Ayanna is a 12-year-old guitar player at INTEMPO.

On The Road Again... and again... and again

I have the utmost respect and admiration for touring artists. Over the course of my 25 years representing talent, I was constantly blown away by the dedication and strength of those who sacrificed the comfort and stability of “normalcy”—a normal home environment, a normal schedule, normal relationships with friends and family, normal diet and exercise, and yes, a normal job—in their passionate dedication to making and playing music.

February 2020 Music Student of the Month

We are pleased to announce that Mizael Borrero from VH1 Save the Music / Danbury Public Schools is our February Music Student of the Month! Congratulations, Mizael!

January 2020 Music Student of the Month

Meet Reign, our January Music Student of the Month! Reign is a violinist at Music Haven.

2019: A Year of Change and Serendipity

If I learned one thing in 2019, it is that serendipity is a real thing, and if you keep your eyes and ears open and are willing to take a chance, fortunate accidents can happen.

December 2019 Music Student of the Month

Congratulations to Zyon Vassell, our final Music Student of the Month for 2019! He was nominated by Brenna Harvey of Charter Oak Cultural Center.

What Cause Will You Support this Giving Tuesday?

Executive Director Tom Baggott shares why you should donate to SpreadMusicNow this Giving Tuesday.

November 2019 Music Student of the Month

Meet Jasmine, our November music student of the month! Jasmine has been playing the viola and violin with INTEMPO for four years.

Music Empowers, Part III: The Roots of Music

We're back with our third installment of the Music Empowers blog. Over the last two installments, I revealed the Music Empowers brand and direction we are headed as an organization, and told you about my own empowerment through music. Today, we are honored and thrilled to bring you the thoughts of Ani DiFranco, our first guest writer.