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SWAN Protects Mental Health And Empowers Dreams
May 31, 2023

In early spring, a wonderful connection was made between SWAN’s founder, Diana Vuolo, and the Dixon-Sanchez family. SWAN student Ceevon, our 15 y.o. pianist and composer,...

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Brothers Share their Artistry
Brothers Share their Artistry with Congregation
March 23, 2023

When brothers, Jaymier and Ceevon perform together, it’s always a memorable experience for their audiences. Their March 19 performance at St. Thomas Episcopal Church was no...

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What Happened? 1266 Music Lessons!
What Happened? 1266 Music Lessons!
March 21, 2023

We are glad to share our 2022 highlights and the impact your support has had on our students. A lot has happened! Within the year, 1,266...

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Additional Private Music Lessons Make an Impact
Additional Private Music Lessons Make an Impact
February 28, 2023

In 2022, more than a third of SWAN students were given private music lessons in addition to their group lessons. Of those, several had more than...

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Students Receive a Standing Ovation and Commission
February 13, 2023

Ceevon and Jaymier Dixon took to the United Way Stage on February 10 to perform for conference attendees and close out the day. Ceevon, who is a pianist...

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Central Market Christmas Performances
SWAN Central Market Christmas Performances and More
January 12, 2023

Our SWAN students enjoyed spreading holiday cheer at the Central Market Christmas performances in downtown York and Lancaster. Students from our Red Lion School District music...

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SWAN Performance at Lancaster Gift Fair
SWAN Performance at Lancaster Gift Fair
January 10, 2023

Our SWAN students enjoyed sharing their musical talents with holiday shoppers at the annual Gifts That Give Hope Lancaster gift fair. Joyous music filled the room when our...

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A Thrilling Discovery
A Thrilling Discovery
November 9, 2022

When SWAN students Ceevon (14) and Jaymier (12) attended a Lancaster Symphony Orchestra (LSO) concert last spring, it became a thrilling experience of discovery. Hearing classical music, a new...

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 A Shining Star – A Student’s Impact Story
 A Shining Star – A Student’s Impact Story
October 26, 2022

Eight-year-old Elyannie was in tears when she showed up for her first SWAN performance. She reluctantly agreed to join her drumming group on stage after her...

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World Singing Day
SWAN Students Participate in World Singing Day
October 21, 2022

SWAN summer camp students participated in World Singing Day on October 15. During their final week of summer camp, students learned and created a short video singing the song of the year, “Sing...

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