WCRX 88.1 FM

April 2016


Executive Director Allegra Montanari interviewed by Brett Stewart

on WCRX's "The Process."


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Cusp Magazine

February 2016


Cusp Magazine overview of Sharing Notes and interview with

Assistant Director Laura Block.


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WGN News

September 2015


WGN News coverage of the 26.2 Challenge Kickoff event at La Rabida Children's Hospital includes a few moments of a live Sharing Notes performance!


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Citizen Musician Fellows of the Chicago Civic Orchestra Blog

March 2015


Sharing Notes with Allegra Montanari


We musicians often believe that we’re doing enough if we go to the concert and perform the music well, but Allegra’s story proves that we can do so much more... Allegra’s story reminded us that it’s the honest feelings in a performance that create human connection—that’s what we should be striving for, every day."



ABC7 Eyewitness News Chicago

August 2014


Sharing Notes Brings Live Music to Young Patients


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The Roosevelt Review

Spring 2013


Music as Medicine: Roosevelt alumna Allegra Montanari believes her cello has power.


"You play so beautifully – every one of you," Griffin told the group. "It will always be a positive memory for me of these days spent in the hospital."