Wind & Rhythm Fund Drive 2017

$2,625 of $28.6k goal

Raised by 31 people in 3 months
Doug Brown  TULSA, OK
Wind & Rhythm, a weekly National Public Radio show, invites listeners to reconnect with their roots as members of bands; encourages listeners to participate in community music-making; and provides listeners an opportunity to hear the best bands in the world.

Wind & Rhythm has grown organically over its 9-year history, now reaching a million listens a year from 25 NPR stations using only a shoestring budget. But, there are over 38 million of us in the USA alone. How do we give everyone a chance to participate? Raising our 2017 budget and throwing the doors open to your creativity is a great place to start.

Once we reach our budget goal, we'll start to introduce our stretch goals, because there are many exciting things we can do together: we can accelerate our marketing efforts to sign up more NPR stations to reach even more band music lovers, we can generate original video programming to let you see the music as it's recorded - taking you onstage where the energy is so intense, we can take our team to WASBE 2017 in Utrecht, Holland this summer and let you see and hear music from those stages, and more.

It's time for us to take advantage of the 400 episodes and press on into new opportunities. Thanks for your support!
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$2,625 of $28.6k goal

Raised by 31 people in 3 months
Created January 17, 2017
CC
$100
Carol R Combs
19 days ago

I enjoy the variety of styles and composers that you present.

DP
$48
Don Peterson
25 days ago
SS
$240
Steve Snider
1 month ago

Terrific show - Band music at its best. Doug Brown represents band music at the highest level.

DC
$12
Douglas Carleton
1 month ago
EC
$500
Eugene Corporon
1 month ago
TL
$240
Thomas Leslie
1 month ago
JC
$10
judy coday
1 month ago
BM
$100
Beverly McVey
2 months ago
$100
Anonymous
2 months ago
SD
$50
Sam Denham
2 months ago
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