Blues society backs young musicians

The Marquette Area Blues Society’s Educational Outreach Program recently made a cash donation to Music For All Kids, a four-step music education program for youths 5 through 18 years of age. Included at the presentations were: Front row, from left, lead instructor Nick Johnson, students Maria Johnson, Daisy Rae and Savannah Fortin; and back row, from left, instructor Phil Kessel, MABS President Mark Hamari, project director Shane Murray, students Emily Bianchi and Dakota Fortin and instructor Joel Robinette.