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Video: ‘Blues in the Schools’ rocks Treasure Valley students by Michael Deeds

Video: ‘Blues in the Schools’ rocks Treasure Valley students by Michael Deeds

Posted on February 19, 2014 by Michael Deeds of the Idaho Statesman

In 2006, the nonprofit Boise Blues Society launched “Blues in the Schools,” an outreach program to teach kids about blues music.

But in recent years, the Society has found schools less receptive. Why? President Ken Harris isn’t sure. Tighter curriculums, perhaps?

To read more visit the Idaho Statesman link HERE.

Here’s video from a BITS session on Tuesday, Feb. 18, at Canyon Springs High School in Caldwell.  Video by BBS Board Member, Ron Gardner.