Student Engineers Assist Elementary School in Creating CDs for Veterans

Gower & Belmont.jpgGower Elementary School’s Veteran’s Day Assembly held Wed., Nov. 7 provided an unscheduled service learning project for music business student engineers. Chris Diener and Ethan Kaiser organized the setup, ran the PA and recorded the concert of patriotic music performed by the elementary school students. Dan Wujcik, Instructor of Audio Engineering Technology, supervised the student engineers and mixed and edited the recording which was used to create CD gifts to honor the veterans at the VA Hospital. Music teacher and mother of two Belmont alumni, Rita Carpenter, and Principal Lorraine Johnson were grateful to Belmont for providing the equipment,and engineers. Lisa Spencer, meteorologist from WSMV Channel 4, sang “The Star Spangled Banner” at the event, and the entire concert aired earlier this week on WTVF Channel 5 News.