Fall Newsletter 2012

December 5, 2012












Dear friends and family of The Hammer Band,

Now that the school year is in full swing, we have exciting news to share with you.


Save the Date for our Upcoming Event:

Follow the Beat, Join the Band

 May 22nd, 2013 at Integral House

The Hammer Band presents: ‘Follow the Beat’, an exclusive event taking place at Integral House on May 22nd, 2013.  For tickets and sponsorship opportunities  please e-mail our organizing committee : [email protected], or call us 416-440-2600.

New Schools in the Regent Park Area

We are proud to announce that The Hammer Band program has been introduced to three new schools this year in the Regent Park area: Sprucecourt, Lord Dufferin, and Rose Avenue Public schools, as well as Yorkwoods PS, located in the Jane and Finch area.

This year we will be teaching string classes to 350 students at 18 schools in Toronto. In addition to Violin lessons, this year we will be offering cello instruction in two schools.

New Logo

With this newsletter we are proud to present The Hammer Band’s new logo.  We believe the chosen image truly reflects the essence of our program.

Holiday Gift Ideas

The Holiday season is just around the corner! If you are you looking for an original idea, we can help!

Give the gift of music, by making a donation to The Hammer Band.

A thank-you card from The Hammer Band will be sent out to that special someone whom you would like to honour with a donation.

Please make sure to include their name, mailing address, and a note regarding the holiday or event you would like commemorate with your donation.

 Party with The Hammer Band

Are you interested in hosting a memorable event for your friends, family, and colleagues? You can hold a fundraising party to support The Hammer Band, featuring performances by Moshe Hammer and special guests of The Band. If you are interested, e-mail:[email protected]

 Adopt a Student from The Hammer Band

With a yearly donation of $500 you can ensure that a young person in The Hammer Band program has the opportunity to continue with violin studies in school.

Donors who participate in the Adopt a Student program will receive a letter of appreciation from a student.

 How to Support The Hammer Band

Would you like to volunteer for The Hammer Band? Send us an e-mail to [email protected]

To ‘Like’ The Hammer Band on Facebook: Click here

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To Subscribe to our Youtube Channel: Click here

We hope you are having a wonderful fall season, and would certainly love to hear from you any time.


Moshe Hammer

Artistic and Executive Director