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2018 - 2019 - The Healing Power of Music

September: The Healing Power of Rhythm and Music

Saturday Sept 15 - 11 am - The Healing Power of Rhythm and Music

Lunch and program at Chimneyhill Clubhouse, 9223 Emberglow
   (north of LBJ, west of Abrams)
Host: Mary Williams
Co-hosts: Everyone  bring a lunch dish to share
Program: Lisa Beyer presenting a program on elementary school music featuring Orff/Kodaly inspired lesson using barred instruments (xylophones), body percussion, and a children's book!

Invite a Mu Phi friend or a potential member or patron to join us. 


October: The Healing Power In 88 Keys

Tuesday October 9 – 7 pm
Location: Home of Sylvia Taylor
Host: Sylvia Taylor
Co-hosts: Susan Poelchau
Program: TBD - Favorite Bach pieces of Mu Phi pianists 
– Nancy Laine, Tena Hehn, Susan Poelchau and Sylvia Taylor

to celebrate Sylvia's 88th birthday


November: The Healing Power of Music Fraternity

Monday, November 12 – 7 pm
Location: Home of Claudia Jameson
Host: Claudia Jameson
Co-host: Kimla Beasley
Program: Mary Ann Taylor, flute
Claudia Jameson and Kimla Beasley, sopranos and Tena Hehn, piano
Founder’s Day Celebration


January: The Healing Power of Breath

Monday, January 14 – 7 pm
Location: Home of Susan Poelchau
Host: Susan Poelchau
Program: Chris Gale - Ocarina, Susan Poelchau - piano

Susan and Harald Poelchau - demonstration of gemshorns, another mellow and unusual instrument.


February: The Healing Power Of Harmony

Monday, February 11 - 7 pm
Our annual joint meeting with SAI
Location: First Presbyterian Church
1835 Young St. (downtown - corner of Young and Harwood) Dallas
Host: Phyllis Wilson

We are the hosting club this year. So please everyone attending - be generous in food to share.

Progam: Hand bell group from First Presbyterian Church, directed by Phyllis Wilson
Nancy Laine, organ
Judy Dobbins and Shirley Howard, flute duet
Judy Kline, soprano

The website for the church has directions (See:
Please come to the entrance of the Welcome Center on Young St. There is a 6-level garage and a surface parking lot near the Welcome Center entrance.
From the parking garage you can enter the church on level 2. The Sanctuary and parlor where we will have our reception are on that level.
The person at the desk in the church will give you directions to the parlor where you can leave your goodies. It has a kitchen and we will have tables set up.
Phyllis will coordinate the food; please tell her what you are bringing.
Contact Phyllis if you need more information.


March: The Healing Power in Musical Family

Tuesday, March 19 – 7 pm
Location: Home of Lisa Beyer
Host: Lisa Beyer
Co-hosts: Ashley Bouras
Program: Ashley and Basil Bouras, clarinet duo


April: The Healing Power In Music Scholarship


Saturday, April 6 – 11 am
Location: Lovers Lane United Methodist Church,
9200 Inwood Road, Dallas, TX 75220
Lunch potluck – food brought to celebrate our collegiates - by all members
Coordinator: Lisa Beyer
Co-hosts: All members
Program: Award Scholarship
Scholarship winner and collegiate performers


May: The Healing Power of Song

Monday, May 6 --7 pm
Location: Home (contact President or Webmaster for location)
Host: Kimla Beasley
Co-hosts: TBD
Program: Kimla Beasley and Claudia Jameson, sopranos
Installation of Officers


Contact Information
Electronic mail / President / General Information - Nancy Laine:
Website - Mary Williams:
Concert Series - Susan Poelchau:
VP/Membership - Lisa Beyer:
Programs - Kimla Beasley:;
Susan Poelchau:; Claudia Jameson:

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