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School Music - Notes for Life!

School Music - Notes for Life!

By Saied Music Company
Dan Potter talks with local personalities to find out how music education has impacted their lives.
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John Filbeck, KRMG Traffic Anchor shares how music education has impacted his life.

School Music - Notes for Life!

Listen to the full Podcast: Keith Bailey, Former President and CEO of Williams Company shares his experience with Music Education.
Keith Bailey is known for many things in our community from being President and CEO of Williams Company in the 90s to being a member of the Oklahoma Hall of Fame and the Tulsa Historical Society Hall of Fame just to name of few of his accomplishments. Today Keith shares his story about one of his earlier accomplishments, learning to play the trombone in school.
August 14, 2020
Melissa and Monroe Smith shares their story of how being the band helped Monroe's autism dramatically.
Melissa Smith whose son Monroe is on the Autism Spectrum shares how at one point she worried he would never be able to leave their home but once he joined the in 6th grade and that changed everything! Monroe shares about graduating from Bixby HS last spring getting ready to start college.
August 11, 2020
Listen to the full Podcast: Oklahoma native and Baylor University Intern, Cortlandt Sellers talks about how being in band taught her to lead by flushing the toilet!
Our very own Saied Employee Donna Casey was Cortlandt Sellers band director at Cleveland Middle School and High School.  Cortlandt is currently doing her second-year Radiology Internship at Baylor. Hear what she thinks about the years she spent in band and also how they are dealing with COVID 19 in Houston which is a current hotspot. 
July 23, 2020
Lucia O'Connor, Miss Oklahoma 1976 talks about how playing the trumpet in school impacted her life.
Lucia explains what she absolutely adored about being in the band in middle and high school. 
July 13, 2020
Listen to the full Podcast: Kyden Creekpaum, Tulsa Attorney and State Senate District 35 candidate talks about how music education impacted his life.
Not only has Kyden Creekpaum played the piano his entire life but he played the trumpet in middle school, high school at at the University of Oklahoma. He now is sharing the gift of music with his young daughters. 
July 2, 2020
Listen to the full Podcast: Jill Donovan shares how music both calms her and brings her joy at the same time.
Jill explains how she has learned over the years music itself is a gift.  How fun would it be to have Jill Donovan play you Happy Birthday on the harmonica! 
June 25, 2020
Tulsa County Commissioner Karen Keith shares how being in the orchestra made an impact on where she is today.
Dan Potter talks with Tulsa District 2 County Commissioner Karen Keith about how the orchestra was like having an extended family. 
June 18, 2020
John Filbeck, KRMG Traffic Anchor shares how music education has impacted his life.
KRMG Morning News Host Dan Potter talks with John Filbeck about how his time in the Sapulpa Band helped form who he is today. 
June 11, 2020
Dan Potter shares how music has impacted his life.
Kim Koch speaks with Dan Potter about how music education played such an important part in his life and where he is today. 
June 9, 2020