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Sponsored by Music Over Miles – A Musical Salute to Veteran’s – November 11, 2017

The event was a success and many blessings provided for the “Salute to Veterans” – more updates to come.

Music Over Miles says THANK YOU to all who donated, worked and supported this beautiful event.

Special thanks to Darryl Worley, Andrew Salgado, Andy Avalos, The Long Lost and of course, all the Veterans.

Darryl Worley live at Salute the Veterans on November 11th

Andrew Salgado live at Salute the Veterans on November 11th

The Long Lost live at Salute the Veterans on November 11th

 Brimley Middle School, Brimley MI – October 19, 2017

Brimley Middle School

Photos courtesy of Brimley Middle School, Brimley MI  October 19, 2017 Music Over Miles Program

Camp Jam July 2017:


Special guests Lauren Ritchie and Matthew Kerr from Lauren and Matt Acoustic Duo (

Videos: to come

Email from Director of Camp Jam Staff

Andrew did a great job of getting the young musicians engaged and involved in his presentation. We would love to have him back at any of our camps next year.”

Dave Corley
Camp Director
Camp Jam Staff


Email from school about our event (April 2017)

Good Afternoon,

I can’t tell you how much we appreciate you putting on today’s show for our students. Hours after the show, they continue talking about how much they enjoyed and learned from it. Your time, energy, and effort are much appreciated. Please feel free to reach out to me at any time!


Paul Riskus                                          

Assistant Principal 

Third Floor Director

Walt Disney Magnet School

Stay tuned for ever-changing News and Media updates…

  • Andrew SalMusic Over Miles Events with Andrew Salgado gado announces Music Over Miles on WGN Radio In Feb. 2017


March 30, 2017 – Music Over Miles Inaugural School Event – Chicago.

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History of the launch of Music Over Miles Foundation and Website

December 2016          Music Over Miles Foundation established and T.C. Leonard appointed as Executive Director

January 2017               Spokesperson Andrew M. Salgado selected as Inaugural Spokesperson

February 2017             Fundraising Processing Begins and Website launched

February 2017             School Application Process Begins and Tentative Performance Schedule Planned

2017 Events: 

  • Chicago Area Suburbs – DuPage and Will County Schools

  • Milwaukee and Madison, WI

  • Dubuque and Cedar Rapids, IA

  • Benton Harbor and Kalamazoo, MI

  • Ookaloosa, Fort Walton, Panama City Beach area, FL

  • Kansas City, MO (Overland Park School District)

  • Raleigh-NC  (Chapel Hill District)

  • April Durham Bulls Broadcast

  • May 15th – Las Vegas High School – Las Vegas NV

  • Thurman White Performing Arts Charter Schools – Henderson NV

  • Friday May 26th: Andrew on WGN Discussing Music Over Miles

    Facebook link 

  • Champaign – Urbana School District  IL

  • Miami, Florida

  • Washington D.C.

  • Bethesda, MD

  • Lake Forest, IL –  July 11th Camp Jam

  • Connecticut – August 1st (venue to be announced)

  • Virginia – August 2nd (venue to be announced)

    Please save the following two dates for fundraisers if you are available:

    • August 18th there will be a Music Over Miles volunteer table the Burr Ridge Friday evening concert (7-9 pm) 
    • November 11th there will be  Music Over Miles volunteer booth at the Veterans Day concert (5:30 – 9 pm)

    Additional Locations to be Added

    All dates/locations subject to change and funding

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