Raja Parasuraman, Ph.D. was University Professor of Psychology. He was Director of the Graduate Program in Human Factors and Applied Cognition and Director of the Center of Excellence in Neuroergonomics, Technology, and Cognition (CENTEC). Previously he held appointments as Professor and Associate Professor of Psychology at The Catholic University of America, Washington DC from 1982 to 2004. He received a B.Sc. (1st Class Honors) in Electrical Engineering from Imperial College, University of London, U.K. (1972) and a Ph.D. in Psychology from Aston University, Birmingham, U.K. (1976). On a personal note, Raja Parasuraman liked to cook, play guitar, go to the theater, and enjoyed blues and world music, hiking, and traveling to distant lands. (read more)
Charity Music's Gift of Music program provides entry level start-up music opportunities to schools, and other deserving non profit organizations that could not otherwise afford to implement such programs.
In addition to free sheet music, there are over 25 various musical instruments to choose from, at a substantially reduced rental rate.
Schools that previously could not afford a music program are discovering that the ability to create a music program is well within their budget.
Charity Music Library
The Charity Music Library contains a vast assortment of music related items to further enhance music learning and music appreciation.
Over 12,000 Vinyl Records, 450 Method Books, 150 Casettes, 1,500 pieces of Sheet Music, and over 150,000 down loadable songs are currently available at no charge.
Additional expansion of the Charity Music rehearsal and recording studio is scheduled for the 3rd quarter of 2015.