Location: Mockingbird 3, Level Three
Spend a few minutes to watch and learn about the 2019 Ford Musician Awards winners. The awards program, made possible through the generosity of Ford Motor Company Fund, recognizes the commitment these extraordinary musicians have made in their communities and the impact this work has had beyond the concert hall.
Victoria Griswold, Violin, Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
Teddy Bear Series, introducing young children to orchestral instruments through story, live music, and movement.
Jeff Handley, Principal Percussion, Chicago Sinfonietta
Audience Matters and SEED, in-school residency programs for students from underserved communities.
Rebecca Patterson, Principal Cello, New Haven Symphony Orchestra
NHSO Harmony Fellowship Quartet / Recording Composition Class, for students from underrepresented communities.
Donna Parkes, Principal Trombone, Louisville Orchestra
Teaching children at the Heuser Hearing Institute with hearing and speech impairment skills such as singing, clapping with rhythm, and dancing.
Rebecca Young, Associate Principal Viola, New York Philharmonic
Very Young People’s Concerts
The Ford Musician Awards for Excellence in Community Service are made possible by Ford Motor Company Fund.