Sarah Darling Wins 'Stand For Music' Award
June 19, 2013 at 2:56 PM (PT)
Country artist SARAH DARLING will receive THE NATIONAL ASSOICATION FOR MUSIC EDUCATION's (NAFME) "Stand For Music" award in recognition of her dedication to and support of music education.
The award will be presented to DARLING on SATURDAY, JUNE 29th in WASHINGTON, D.C. by NAFME Pres./Board Chair NANCY DITMER, as part of the association's annual NATIONAL LEADERSHIP event.
"SARAH epitomizes the type of artist who truly understands the importance of music education," said NAFME's Exec. Director MICHAEL A. BUTERA. "Her formal music training started at a young age while growing up in MITCHELLVILLE, IOWA, and her dedication to the craft of songwriting in particular has brought her significant recognition in the Country music industry and beyond. NAFME is pleased to present SARAH with our 'Stand for Music' award for 2013."
DARLING will also perform for NAFME state affiliate leaders at an acoustic concert.