CARRY THE TUNE SPECIAL EDITION BUNDLE
75% or more of high school music students will quit their musical studies after high school. Many are pulled into paths toward economic growth and are unaware of the many musical opportunities in college and beyond. CARRY THE TUNE is a documentary that shares the stories of people who have discovered these opportunities and how music provides a vital sense of balance in their lives. A winner at the San Francisco Film Awards, the film has been praised by music education experts as "a magnificent gift of artistic truth" (Tim Lautzenheiser) and "the best example of a documentary that showcases the power of music education" (Gary McPherson).
Special Edition includes instant streaming & HD downloads of:
- Carry the Tune
- Commentary from directors Paul Trapkus & Elizabeth Potter
- Bonus interviews with Alfie Kohn, Roger Mantie, and Hal Salzman on music education and related social issues
CARRY THE TUNE
75% or more of high school music students will quit their musical studies after high school. Many are pulled into paths toward economic growth and are unaware of the many musical opportunities in college and beyond. CARRY THE TUNE is a documentary that shares the stories of people who have discov...
Commentary from Directors
The complete documentary CARRY THE TUNE with commentary from directors Paul Trapkus and Elizabeth Potter about the making of the film and the messages behind it.
Alfie Kohn Interview
Education author Alfie Kohn critiques our education system's narrow focus on financial success and the impact this has on fields like music.
Roger Mantie Interview
Boston University Music Education Professor Roger Mantie talks about his research on music-making after high school and the role of music teachers in facilitating lifelong learning.
Hal Salzman Interview
Rutgers University Public Policy Professor Hal Salzman highlights misunderstandings surrounding STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) in education and the workforce and the importance of a broad portfolio of skills.
CARRY THE TUNE: CLASSROOM EDITION
CARRY THE TUNE: CLASSROOM EDITION is a 20-minute condensed version of the full documentary, suitable for showing to middle school, high school, or college students in one class period.