By PETER SIMON
News Staff Reporter
Community involvement in local schools reached a crescendo Friday when the Amherst Saxophone Quartet agreed to perform, rehearse and teach at the Buffalo Academy for Visual and Performing Arts.
While partnerships with area schools are increasingly common, they most often involve banks, manufacturers, government agencies, community groups or religious organizations. With saxophones in hand, the acclaimed local quartet broke that mold and gave a boost to a school seeking to overcome deep budget cuts. Read more »