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Merit Students to Appear on NPR's "From the Top"

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Oct 19, 2011

The Illinois-based septet Septacular, from Guild member organization Merit School of Music, will appear on an upcoming episode of From the Top, NPR's hit radio program featuring America's best young classical musicians. Septacular is composed of six student musicians between the ages of 16 and 18.  The show will air nationally on Sunday, November 6, at 7PM. 

About Merit School of Music

Merit School of Music provides high-quality music education to students in metropolitan Chicago.  Its primary goals are to help young people achieve their full musical potential, to remove economic barriers to participation, and to stimulate personal and educational growth through music.

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About From the Top

For the past decade, From the Top has been the preeminent showcase for America's best young musicians.  Through award-winning NPR and PBS programs, online media, a national tour of live events, and education programs, From the Top shares the stories and performances of precollegiate musicians with millions each week.

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