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Hundreds of School Children Enjoy Florida History Set to Music

Hundreds of School Children Enjoy Florida History Set to Music

Hundreds of school children enjoyed a musical journey that reinforced what they’ve been learning in history class, as the South Florida Symphony Orchestra performed a multimedia production for them. “Tales of Legendary Florida: 500 Years of History Through Music and Art” was brought to town by the Florida Keys Council of the Arts, and Donna Wissinger and Joy Myers of Artz Out Loud.... [Read more]


State Touring Funds Available for Florida History Programs and More

State Touring Funds Available for Florida History Programs and More

Funding opportunities are available now for Florida schools and libraries through The Florida State Touring Program! A featured artist since 1992 and among the highest ranked musicians on the roster in multiple years, Donna is eligible for 2/3 funding for presenters in Florida’s communities. Celebrating 500 years of Florida history in 2013, Donna is now featuring special Florida History programs... [Read more]


Welcome Gentle Knights and Fair Chatelaines to Beowulf’s Photo Gallery

Welcome Gentle Knights and Fair Chatelaines to Beowulf’s Photo Gallery

Beowulf: A Tale of Courage and Honor is the journey of the great warrior and hero, Beowulf.  From minstrels to monsters, this photo gallery will show you some of the excitement in ARTZ OUT LOUD’s version of Beowulf. ARTZ OUT LOUD has educated and entertained thousands of students across the country! To grab a tale for learning and fun for your school or community, contact Donna, topformdrw(at)aol.com ... [Read more]


Altoona, PA News Features The Pied Piper

Altoona, PA News Features The Pied Piper

~Altoona Mirror photo by Patrick Waksmunski~ “An auditorium full of second and third graders at Logan Elementary School in Altoona sat chattering, as second and third graders do. But as soon as Donna Wissinger, an accomplished concert flutist and Altoona native, played the first few notes on her golden flute, the children quieted quickly and whipped back their heads to see where the music... [Read more]


We were simply left speechless…

We were simply left speechless…

Words cannot express my eternal gratitude and complete awe regarding your performance at our Venetian Arts Society ‘Arts Salon’ debut.  I had such high expectations for our first ‘arts salon.’  I wanted to create an intimate, interactive, almost ‘sacred’ atmosphere and to set a precedent for high standards of artistry – to say that you exceeded my expectations... [Read more]