Across the country, the National Endowment for the Arts awarded 1,116 grants for a total of $29.1 million in funding to support the arts.
Organizers of the campaign, known as "Give Music," expect to distribute about 350 instruments to aspiring musicians age 10 to 22.
As students dive into their books to study for finals, it's time to ask: will classical music in the background help you ace that test?
An expansive project out of UC Irvine is underway to develop and study a new curriculum to help students better learn science through the arts.
American Ballet Theatre is creating a new dance school with the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, which will house the new dance school for 3-14 year olds.
As theater instruction declines in elementary schools across the country, Disney steps up support of musical theater productions in Orange County.
El Dorado High School teacher Sunshine Cavalluzzi has been honored twice by the Grammy Museum for outstanding use of music as a teaching tool.