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HAPCO Echoes Throughout Time Winter 2021

HAPCO Echoes Throughout Time Winter 2021

Young people at Finding the Lost Sheep Ministry took an interactive journey through the world of music with HAPCO Clinician Ricky Jackson at our Echoes Throughout Time class. Echoes Throughout Time helps students understand the origins of music genres as well as music’s effects on society at large and them […]

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HAPCO LIVE Musicians perform at FPP Online Conference

HAPCO LIVE Musicians perform at FPP Online Conference

HAPCO LIVE musicians Andrew Kennedy and Justin Mendez performed live last week at the online FPP 2021 Fifth Annual Online Conference. FPP, and its legacy name of Florida Prosperity Partnership, works to elevate financial capability for all. It is a non-profit coalition of over 2700+ partner and members in and […]

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Kealan Braden and Paul Van Wormer Jr. to entertain residents of The University Club

Kealan Braden and Paul Van Wormer Jr. to entertain residents of The University Club

Kealan Braden and Paul Van Wormer Jr. will entertain residents of The University Club with great live jazz on February 19. Kealan is passionate about music of all styles but especially loves jazz and funk/fusion. Last year, he was selected to the Orange County All-County Jazz Band. At Olympia High School, he is both […]

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HAPCO LIVE at Health Central Hospital – Jan. 27th

HAPCO LIVE at Health Central Hospital – Jan. 27th

HAPCO LIVE musician Andrew Kennedy greeted the healthcare heroes of Orlando Health’s Health Central Hospital with upbeat jazz music on January 27 during their morning shift change. He performed for them on January 28 as well. We thank Health Central Hospital for their support of our musicians during the pandemic.

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Commissioner Joseph McMullen elected President of Tri-County League of Cities

Commissioner Joseph McMullen elected President of Tri-County League of Cities

HAPCO Founder and Chairman Joseph McMullen has been elected as President of the Board of Directors of the Tri-County League of Cities. An Oakland Commissioner, he was sworn in by Mayor Kathy Stark and honored during a virtual ceremony on January 21, 2021. The purpose of the Tri-County League of […]

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HAPCO Featured in the Orange Observer’s 2020 Giving Guide

HAPCO Featured in the Orange Observer’s 2020 Giving Guide

Thanks to the amazing team at Orange Observer for sharing our work in Orlando (and all over, online)! We also thank them for their hard work, especially this year, keeping our community up-to-date on LOCAL news. We so appreciate our Community Partners! Check out HAPCO’s profile on page 19 of […]

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HAPCO Jazz Master Class Series

HAPCO Jazz Master Class Series

Dr. Otto Gomez will present a HAPCO Jazz Master Class series at Carver Middle School in Orlando. The weekly classes are October 16, 23 and 30 and November 6. The first class will focus on “What Is Jazz?” and “How To Improvise”. Dr. Gomez works with Carver Middle School’s Music […]

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Honey Orange Chicken with Chef Cartel

Honey Orange Chicken with Chef Cartel

On October 14, Chef Cartel showed us how to make Honey Orange Chicken with fresh green beans and brown rice in his second Cooking With Chef Cartel episode. You can watch the show on YouTube @HAPCOMusicFoundation. Shows are monthly, on the second Wednesday. It’s part of our Culinary Arts program […]

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HAPCO’s Scholarship Recipient Sarai Is Filled with Caring, Curiosity and a Love for Music

HAPCO’s Scholarship Recipient Sarai Is Filled with Caring, Curiosity and a Love for Music

In HAPCO Music Foundation’s ongoing partnership with Dana Rice Music in Atlanta, we are sponsoring piano lessons for Sarai this quarter. The fifth grader enjoys reading, cooking, making arts and crafts, traveling, and spending time with family and friends. She describes herself as “a curious, young girl” and open to […]

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