Cutting fifth grade strings would hurt, supporters say. “It’s the foundation for everything that happens down the road, in high school . . . and beyond,” says Wichita schools fine arts director Shawn Chastain.
Cutting fifth grade strings would hurt, supporters say. “It’s the foundation for everything that happens down the road, in high school . . . and beyond,” says Wichita schools fine arts director Shawn Chastain. File photo
Cutting fifth grade strings would hurt, supporters say. “It’s the foundation for everything that happens down the road, in high school . . . and beyond,” says Wichita schools fine arts director Shawn Chastain. File photo

Music supporters: Cuts hit heart of program

May 16, 2011 12:00 AM