In college, Roger was in the men's music fraternity (phi mu alpha sinfonia) and I was in the women's music fraternity (sigma alpha iota). And yes, it was a FRATERNITY.
SAI was a huge part of my college life. Not only are my best friends from college also my sisters but my involvement in the organizatio
A few days ago, I started replaying in my head our Sigma Alpha Iota Symphony. This is a poem/credo that I think frames our values as an organizatio
Since it has been on my mind, I thought I would share it with all of you (and no, I am not breaking some vow that will put me on double-secr
The Sigma Alpha Iota Symphony
To study and practice the goodness of life, the beauty of art, the meaning of music.
To sing the song of sincerity and universal peace.
To speak the words that build, that bless, that comfort.
To play the harpstrings of loving kindness, tolerance, appreciatio
To listen, to be still, and to know the harmony from within.
To falter never in seeking loving service, wisdom, and understandi
In a word, to be loyal to Sigma Alpha Iota and her teachings; to find joy, hope, and inspiration
And again to practice.
-Rachel (Charlotte's Mom)