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Music Entrepreneur Bridget McDaniel, Ignites Imaginations Through Story Telling

In ENTREPRENEUR THE ARTS, Entrepreneurial Tool Box, Music, The Idea, WEBSITES & BLOGS on September 19, 2008 at 5:56 am

Flutist Bridget Muldoon McDaniel was a member of both the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra in Evansville, IN and the Owensboro Symphony Orchestra in Owensboro, KY for ten years when in 1986 she founded Tales & Scales, the nation’s only music-telling organization (a not-for-profit performing arts eduction organization).

For 22 years, this innovative troupe of instrumental musicians has collaborated with outstanding composers, writers, directors and choreographers to create interdisciplinary works in a mission to ignite the imaginations of children and family audiences. Using minimal sets and costumes, the uniquely-talented performers combine music, story, theatre and creative movement in their dynamic presentations. From its home base in Evansville, Indiana, the troupe tours the United States performing in schools, concert halls, performing arts centers, and with symphony orchestras. Read the rest of this entry »