tipitina's foundation http://wwno.org en 'Instruments a Comin'' benefits Alexandria's Bolton High School http://wwno.org/post/instruments-comin-benefits-alexandrias-bolton-high-school The New Orleans-based Tipitina’s Foundation is donating band instruments to Bolton High School in Alexandria Thursday as part of its “Instruments a&#160;Comin’” music advocacy program. To date, Tipitina’s has donated instruments to 79 schools worth about $2.7 million to band programs, mostly in New Orleans. Wed, 11 Dec 2013 18:56:00 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 49921 at http://wwno.org Tipitina's Sponsors Japanese Youth Jazz Band For Satchmo Festival http://wwno.org/post/tipitinas-sponsors-japanese-youth-jazz-band-satchmo-festival <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Some teenage Japanese musicians who lost their instruments in the 2011 tsunami are in New Orleans to perform this weekend. It’s part of a cultural exchange run by the <a href="http://tipitinasfoundation.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=Page.ViewPage&amp;PageID=554" target="_blank">Tipitina’s Foundation</a>.</span></p><p> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 40847 at http://wwno.org