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Mayoral Proclamation - National Music Week - 05.7.2017


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  • WHEREAS, music plays an increasingly important role in our world today,

  • WHEREAS, music is one of the most sublime of human pursuits and is subscribed to by all races and creeds and

  • WHEREAS, music is the language of all peoples and one of the greatest forces in creating peace and harmony, and

  • WHEREAS, the National Federation of Music Clubs, dedicated to encouraging young musicians, to increasing musical knowledge, and to advancing American music and its cooperating organizations, join forces to direct attention to the dynamic influence of music in everyday living.

  • NOW THEREFORE, I, Timothy J. Mahoney, Mayor of the City of Fargo, North Dakota, do hereby proclaim the week of May 7-17, 2017 National Music Week in the Fargo-Moorhead Area.

And ask that all citizens of this community observe and take part in activities, recognizing the importance of music, musicians, and musical organizations to the cultural life of our City, State, Nation and World.

Dated this 2nd day of May A.D. 2017.