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Old 12-07-2018, 01:18 PM   #7
Jim Fogelman
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Default Re: On competition - is music a sport

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Originally Posted by pancelticpiper View Post
In the US High Schools football gets the lion's share of support and funding.

The Music Department gets support and funding mainly to supply a show that enhances the football games.

If only the Art Department could figure out some way to do something indispensable at football games! Then they would get a piece of the pie.
Being a music teacher at a US public high school I have to somewhat disagree, at least in my position. Music gets no funding at all. Everything and anything I need is either fundraised for or comes out of my own pocket.
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