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Summit Area Public Foundation 2018 Grant to The Discovery Orchestra

June 19, 2018 News

The Discovery Orchestra is pleased to announce that the Summit Area Public Foundation (SAPF) has approved a grant in the amount of $4,000 to support the orchestra’s interactive and educational programs that help people connect to classical music through accessible and entertaining formats. Using this funding, the Orchestra will provide community groups in the Summit […]

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Thought Leadership Article by Maestro Maull on Thrive Global

March 29, 2018 News

Seven Ways to Be More Present Using Music. “A key tool in achieving a more mindful state.” Music surrounds us during almost every activity. Whether you’re shopping for groceries, waiting at the dentist’s office or riding in an elevator, music is always around you. But ask yourself this, do you really listen to this music, or simply hear it? […]

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Maestro Maull’s Article on The Violin Channel’s Ask the Pros

December 28, 2017 News

ASK THE PROS | Conductor George Marriner Maull – ‘7 Things Presenters Can Do to Make Classical Music More Accessible’ “What are some things concert presenters can do to make classical music more accessible?” We threw the question to conductor George Marriner Maull… 1. Get creative and go outside your own comfort zone. Your audience […]

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Maestro Maull’s Article on bachtrack about Leonard Bernstein

December 18, 2017 News

George Marriner Maull on the educational legacy of Bernstein If you were born in the United States before 1965, chances are you viewed at least one of Leonard Bernstein’s fifty-three televised Young People’s Concerts broadcast between 1958 and 1972. Millions of us saw the episodes. How was that made possible? Maestro Bernstein convinced CBS TV […]

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Maestro Maull’s Radio Interview on KJZZ in Phoenix

October 31, 2017 News

Maestro Breaks Down Classical Music So Audience Can Understand It   “Have you ever tried to listen to a piece of classical music without distractions? I mean really listen? And not think about what you have to pick up at the grocery store later or what’s coming up on your calendar at work? That’s what […]

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Discovery Orchestra Receives Grant from The Frank & Lydia Bergen Foundation

October 16, 2017 News

The Discovery Orchestra is pleased to announce the receipt of a grant in the amount of $20,000 from The Frank & Lydia Bergen Foundation.  This grant is in support of our music education programs for the 2017-2018 season. The mission of the Foundation is to perpetuate Miss Bergen’s love of classical music and support of […]

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Summit Area Public Foundation Grant to The Discovery Orchestra

August 31, 2017 News

The Discovery Orchestra is pleased to announce that the Summit Area Public Foundation (SAPF) has approved a grant in the amount of $2,000 to support the orchestra’s interactive and educational programs that help people connect to classical music through accessible and entertaining formats. Using this funding, the Orchestra will provide New Providence Seniors, Summit Seniors, […]

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Discovery Orchestra Receives Investors Foundation Grant

August 30, 2017 News

Grant Will Support Discovery Orchestra’s Local Music Education Programs PLUCKEMIN, New Jersey – The Discovery Orchestra (“the Orchestra”) recently received a $3,000 grant from the Investors Foundation. The grant will help further the Orchestra’s mission of teaching music listening skills by providing interactive and accessible programs for audiences in North Central New Jersey. The Orchestra […]

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Our 30! Anniversary Video

June 27, 2017 News

A wonderful video retrospective of The Discovery Orchestra’s first 30 years! Thanks to our friends at Midnight Media Group and Maestro Maull for creating the video.    

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Discovery Orchestra receives Warren Township Committee honors

May 22, 2017 News

WARREN TWP. – The Discovery Orchestra is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, and the impressive history of the Warren-based group was honored by the Township Committee. The committee, at its Thursday, May 18 meeting, presented Executive Director Virginia Johnston with a certificate of recognition and a proclamation recognizing the orchestra’s 30th anniversary. Discovery Orchestra Artistic Director […]

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