Seated meditation sunset
March 2, 2022

Why We Listen: A Reminder to Unplug and Tune In

It was the mid-2000’s, and I was a music minor taking Secondary Jazz Bass lessons at the University of Rochester. I remember sitting in a small practice room at the Eastman School of Music, hacking my way through a minor blues when my teacher asked me if I listened to much Jazz. I was taken aback...
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March 1, 2022

Youth on Record Announces 4th Annual Music Matters March

Youth on Record has put together a jam-packed month with partners and music ambassadors to amplify a simple message: Music Matters. “Youth on Record programs aim to equip young people with skills and strategies to increase economic independence, teach positive coping skills, increase access to...
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I Matter Colorado
January 3, 2022

Spread the Word about New Free Youth Mental Health Sessions

In October, the Colorado Department of Human Services, Office of Behavioral Health launched I Matter, a program that provides up to three free counseling sessions for any Colorado youth. Youth and their parents can visit the I Matter platform to take a confidential online survey about their mental...
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Destino Interviews Retrofette
October 22, 2021

Destino Interviews Retrofette Before All-Nighter

Destino sits down with Sean from Retrofette to chat about music, life, and Retrofette's upcoming 24hr All-Nighter benefitting Youth on Record! Find all the event details here. Follow Retrofette: Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/retrofette Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/retrofette Youtube...
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YOR Youth Hub
October 13, 2021

YOR Launches New Youth Hub with Elevated Third

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Andrea Viarrial-Murphy m. 720.620.0790 Andrea@YouthonRecord.org Youth on Record Launches New Youth Hub with Elevated Third Youth on Record provides high-quality music-centered, trauma-informed programming October 13, 2021 – Denver, CO: Youth on Record (YOR) and Elevated Third...
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Edwina Interviews YOR Music Ambassador Mama Magnolia
August 16, 2021

Edwina Interviews YOR Music Ambassador Mama Magnolia

Edwina Maben sits down with Megan from Mama Magnolia to chat music, collaborating with bandmates, and what Megan's 16-year-old self would think of the music she makes today.
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Mama JAH performing during Founding our Future
July 6, 2021

YOR Interview with Mama JAH

What has been your personal experience with Youth on Record? My personal experience with Youth on Record has been the most satisfying, exciting roller coaster ride. I've learned so much about myself. I’ve learned about who I am as an artist. I think the best part about my experience with Youth on...
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Youth on Record
June 15, 2021

Homegrown Youth on Record Attracts Big National Funding to Support a “Big Idea.”

Homegrown Youth on Record Attracts Big National Funding to Support a “Big Idea.” YOR awarded $1 Million in funding from Philanthropist MacKenzie Scott and partner Dan Jewett. They will use the funds to expand local youth efforts and to increase opportunities for community-minded musicians. Ten years...
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Follow the Funds
June 15, 2021

Follow Our Million Dollar Journey Here

From the $1 Million Dollar Email and Phone Call.... To opening up a bank account at Fidelity and meeting a possible future board member.... To Jami secretly recording a video from the courtyard at Youth on Record... Then...on June 10th, finding out the donor was going to announce! We got to tell the...
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Denver Business Journal Best Place to Work
May 13, 2021

Revealed: Denver's 2021 Best Places to Work honorees (Small category)

The workplace has changed dramatically for many of us during the Covid-19 pandemic, but the best companies know that culture doesn't stop at their doorway. Smart leaders are finding new ways to keep their workforce engaged — and literally meeting their employees "where they're at." Denver Business...
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