McCarthy received funding through a Meyer Project Award from WSU’s College of Arts and Sciences. She leaves July 23 to take two oboes to students at the Gitameit Music Center in Yangon.
“Oboes fit in my backpack,” she said. “Unlike, for example, a cello.”
“Orchestras are being founded in these countries and they don’t have these instruments,” she said.
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Keri McCarthy, WSU School of Music, 509-335-7966, firstname.lastname@example.org