Urban youth orchestra is sweet music to Kansas City communityPlay Video - 3:58
August 11th, 2017
Urban youth orchestra is sweet music to Kansas City community
When musician Darryl Chamberlain noticed that school music programs in his native Kansas City had been decimated by budget cuts, he decided to do something about it. Teaching lessons and buying instruments secondhand, he launched the A-Flat Orchestra, made up of children ages 10 to 17. TODAY’s Sheinelle Jones reports.