Platte County HS Students Get to Jam with a Pro
Band of Angels Donates 20 Violins for Music Education
Band of Angels Brings Billy Joel’s Saxophonist to Students at Platte County High School Mark Rivera, the longtime saxophonist for Billy Joel, went to visit Platte City High School’s Jazz Band. There he jammed with the students, offered his personal words of wisdom, and met a talented budding trumpeter, Josh. “Getting to play [with Rivera] […]
Band of Angels Surprises Ahmarie with a Saxophone
Partnering with String Sprouts KC String Sprouts KC is an early music education program that provides free music lessons and programs to underprivileged children in the Kansas City area. Band of Angels was delighted to provide 20 violins for String Sprouts KC. These adorable tykes are getting a head start in their education and a […]
Heart Strings Gala 2018 – Event Photos
Ahmarie has always loved to play and perform music, but has always had to borrow her school’s instruments. Band of Angels decided to present this hardworking high schooler with her very own saxophone. Ahmarie will now be able to play her best, whenever and however she likes, now that she has a saxophone of her […]
Art That Blows 2017 – Event Photos
The Heart Strings Gala brings our supporters together for an evening of fun and fundraising. Proceeds are used to fund instrument purchases, provide full scholarships to summer music camp, and assist with music lesson tuition for kids in financial need. Your support will help develop an endowment that will allow the charity to carry on […]
Band of Angels – Our Story
Our 2017 art auction had over 60 artists donate their time and talent to help raise thousands of dollars for Band of Angels’ scholarship program.
Heart Strings Gala 2017 – Event Photos
Since 2010, we’ve been helping students in need find music through the generosity of others. Learn the story behind Band of Angels as well as the lives we’ve touched.
Art That Blows 2016
The Heart Strings Gala 2017 was the most successful yet, raising over $70,000 for the Band of Angels scholarship program.
Heart Strings Gala 2016
Music Instruments Repurposed Into Art: Silent Auction About the Event Local artists have repurposed donated, nonfunctional musical instruments into pieces of art for this ticketed event. Guests may bid on the pieces during the silent auction starting at 5pm. Following the silent auction, ticket holding guests may enjoy a live rooftop performance by DJ Ashton […]
An Event That Pulls Heart Strings… The Heart Strings Gala brings our supporters together for an evening of fun and fundraising. Proceeds are used to fund instrument purchases, provide full scholarships to summer music camp, assist with music lesson tuition, and help develop an endowment that will allow the charity to carry on its mission […]