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  • Martin Shore and Berklee City Music Join Forc...

    90c97e2075005dae08ecbeca90fc0c3a In honor of Black History Month last week at the Apollo, director and producer Martin Shore and legendary artists celebrated the launch of Take Me To The River Education Initiative in partnership with Berklee City Music to launch an educational [...]

  • Empowering students through the arts

    cnn Empowering students through the arts – hip-hop artist Swizz Beatz and Music Unites's Michelle Edgar on 'Music-versity' workshop. Schools across the country are cutting funding for the arts, and many private groups are stepping in to help save them. Music [...]

  • Michelle Edgar – In Tune With Her Vision

    buyconsciousMichelle Edgar is just…AWESOME. Meeting Michelle was one of those things that was meant to happen — several of our mutual friends insisted that we get together, and as soon as I met her I understood why. I passionately believe [...]

  • How To Navigate The Tricky But Rewarding Path...

    4dd5911274886a1c9f76df9f67ecbb03My philanthropic passions stemmed from watching a 60 Minutes segment on El Sistema, an orchestral program in Caracas, Venezuela, where they took underprivileged youth and taught them music. As a trained concert pianist, I knew firsthand the impact music had in [...]

  • Music is my everything – It ignites the...

    m-magMichelle Edgar is a business development executive and thought leader from New York City who pushes the needle in the music industry. Having worked most recently at Red Light Management as VP of business development and Warner Brothers Records in brand partnerships, [...]

  • Urban Warrior – Michelle Edgar

    artsurferEvery great story begins with a great passion. When you meet Michelle Edgar you can instantly feel that she is incredibly passionate about everything she does, but especially when it includes the love of her life: Music. Michelle started pursuing [...]

  • Q+A: MICHELLE EDGAR HITS HER HIGH NOTE WITH M...

    laWhen we recently shook our junk at our Revelry Issue release celebration to the playlist of our cover star, Theophilus London, Michelle Edgar was our partner on the dance floor. Later that evening, we weren’t surprised when she told us she’s worked [...]

  • What Does [Insert What You Do Here] Mean To Y...

    90c97e2075005dae08ecbeca90fc0c3aAs we wrap up March, or otherwise known as " Music In Our Schools" Month, I think about all of the kids impacted by our Music Unites programs throughout the city over the past five years, and how we've really [...]

  • With Music, the Sky Is Not the Limit, It̵...

    90c97e2075005dae08ecbeca90fc0c3aMusic has a way of impacting people in the largest ways with just a small amount of effort. A single piano note or a melody held by a choir can evoke strong emotion from an audience. Music is powerful, it [...]

  • Music Unites: How I’m Bringing Kids Bac...

    20-30Founded Music Unites, the leading nonprofit charity organization supporting music education around the world which supports talented artists struggling to get their music heard and, in turn, supports communities in need of musical rejuvenation. [...]