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JWAC speaker to focus on poverty Thursday

...The Fellows are creating and leading musical education centers for children throughout the United States and beyond. Lorrie Heagy, director of JAMM, was a member of the first class of Fellows, and has created a program here in Juneau that embodies...
Arts are essential elements of education

...Music Matters (JAMM). JAMM was created in 2010 by Lorrie Heagy, the uniquely talented and supremely energetic Glacier...learning process as accessible and effective as possible.Lorrie Heagy has always been a visionary, and back in 2009 she received...
Governor's Award ceremony highlights power of art in shaping young minds

...this container of wisdom that has been left in our care") and the Juneau Alaska Music Matters violinists, led by Lorrie Heagy from Glacier Valley Elementary School.Jemima, one of the JAMM violinists, summed up the importance of the arts to...
Holiday Pops: Choir for community

...Smith volunteers her time conducting, Albert volunteers her time as producer, as did Guy Warren for many years, and Lorrie Heagy volunteers time as accompanist.Between renting rehearsal spaces and the actual performance venues (Chapel by the...
Photo: Assembly JAMM

...Elementary School minutes before the Assembly meeting on Monday. The students, under the direction of music teachers Lorrie Heagy and Gou Hua Xia, played for the Mayor's last Assembly meeting.
Suzuki instructor Tracy Helming to lead string workshop

...instructors will be offering special seminars, a new addition for 2013. Guo Hua Xia will conduct Orchestra class, Lorrie Heagy and Susie Denton will be teaching Expressing Music Through Movement, and Greg Burger will teach Traditional Fiddle...
Thank you for helping JAMM expand

...Maas, Tiffany Mahle, Northern Light United Church, NorthWind Architects, Rasmuson Foundation, Destiny Sargeant, United Way of Southeast Alaska, GuoHua Xia, and the students, parents and staff of all three schools!Lorrie Heagy, JAMM
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Teaching Artists Academy begins Oct. 27 curriculum and state education standards, how to manage a classroom, and more. Academy Facilitators include Lorrie Heagy, Ryan Conarro, Lynn Williams, Annie and Calkins, as well as others.Students will be expected to observe a class...
Mayor's Awards for the Arts recipients honored

...Application of the Arts: Guo Hua Xia has been teaching young violinists in Juneau for 17 years. He currently teaches with Lorrie Heagy in the Juneau Alaska Music Matters program at Glacier Valley, inspiring our youngest students to take pride in their...
Parents concerned about school nurse cuts

...elementary school violinists of Juneau, Alaska Music Matters, a music education program led by Glacier Valley music teacher Lorrie Heagy.Heagy thanked the school board members and those in the audience after the group performed a few tunes, including...


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