Congratulations to Jonah Bolin, who won a new Yamaha guitar in our drawing! Here he is with Lori Supinie and a couple of Jersey Boys, picking up the guitar. Congratulations also go to our ticket winners, Diana Pfaff and Lisa McIntire.
Samantha Silver was officially awarded the Robert Marshall Memorial Scholarship by Lindsey Marshall, daughter of Bob Marshall. Samantha graduated from McPherson High School.
Kyle Hopkins, who was her band teacher, says that "Samantha is an exceptionally talented musician with outstanding leadership skills."
(l. to r.) Samantha Silver, Lindsey Marshall
Samantha's accomplishments include:
We have been named the first ever "Dealer of the Year" by the music products industry organization the National Association of Music Merchants, better known as NAMM.
Originally named to NAMM's Top 100 Dealers, we were one of 5 nominees for the top honor and the only music retailer from the state of Kansas.
We were awarded the Dealer of the Year at NAMM's 2011 summer trade show in Nashville. We are proud and honored to have received this recognition.
NAMM article is here.
Wichita Business Journal article is here.
Bob Marshall (1946-2010) was a band director for many years in Peabody, Kansas with a legendary program of the finest quality. He went on to manage the instrumental music department at Senseney Music for 14 years, where he counseled, influenced, and mentored countless music educators. He was a friend to all and passionate about music education. Bob passed away in July of 2010. The scholarship was funded by contributions by friends, family, and those who knew of his work in music education.
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