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TROY receives large, historic sheet music donation

March 21, 2017
By Greg Phillips

A literal ton of sheet music recently arrived at Troy University’s John M. Long School of Music, courtesy of the U.S. Marine Band.

The donation, which includes thousands of pieces dating as far back as the 1880s, weighed 2,550 pounds on arrival.

Troy University Band Director Dr. Mark Walker said the donation is exceedingly rare…

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