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Murfeesboro

17Jun

Meet Darin Barnes, Our Fe

Get to know our volunteers! What Virtual Program do you volunteer with? I volunteer for the Tennessee Adult Virtual Program How long have you been volunteering with Musicians On Call? I’ve been volunteering for three years Are you a volunteer guide or musician? Guide What is your story? What connects you with music and why do you volunteer with MOC? From a young age, I have always been drawn to music. My first concert was BB King when I was in the 5th grade and I have been hooked ever since. A song can bring you up, or bring you down. It can be fun escapism or allow you to get lost in the story or message. It is a unifier and a healer. Music can connect people and places. […]

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04Mar

Meet Richard Hoynes, Our

Get to know our volunteers! Do you volunteer at a specific hospital? Alvin York VA Hospital How long have you been volunteering with Musicians On Call? 2 years Are you a volunteer guide or musician? Guide What is your occupation outside of MOC? Draftsman for a steel company Do you have any hidden talents? Guitar playing What is your story? What connects you with music and why do you volunteer with MOC? My mom had a music therapist when she was in hospice. She would come alive when the music started. She passed away in 2017 and my wife Martina and I moved to Murfreesboro. We both love music and I wanted to give back for the joy that it brought my Mom. What makes MOC different from your other […]

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