February 23, 2015 – The Kalamazoo Alumnae Chapter of SIGMA ALPHA IOTA will present its annual Spotlight on Youth Competition recital on Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 3 pm at Dalton Center on the campus of Western Michigan University. This recital recognizes outstanding vocalists and instrumentalists from elementary school age through the eighth grade. This… Read More
January 15, 2015 – Crescendo Academy of Music was awarded two grants from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs in December. The grants, funded by the State of Michigan and the National Endowment for the Arts, are competitive grant. The POPS grant will be used to assist in funding Community Voices, a choir… Read More
January 10, 2015 – Musical skills are developed using movement, voice, drumming and instrument ensembles. The Crescendo Academy Orff Studio provides group music lessons to students in grades K through 5 and adults. Students have the opportunity to experience and learn music through movement, instrument ensembles and voice. The goal is to develop fundamental musicianship… Read More
A lively, fun, and informative class, open to ages 10 to 100, teaching Traditional Songs thematically: love songs, parting songs, murder ballads, songs of emigration, work songs, etc. This is a great class for people who love to sing or have always wanted to sing, but feared they were “just not a singer,” because in… Read More
November 19, 2014 – You can now support Crescendo when you shop at Amazon.com! Through the Amazon Smile program, Crescendo will receive a contribution for each of your purchases made. To qualify, simply logo on via http://smile.amazon.com and select Crescendo as your charity.