Winter Orff Studio classes

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

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Songs in the Ballad Tradition

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

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Support Crescendo By Shopping at

November 19, 2014 – You can now support Crescendo when you shop at! Through the Amazon Smile program, Crescendo will receive a contribution for each of your purchases made. To qualify, simply logo on via and select Crescendo as your charity.

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2014-2015 Annual Fund Campaign

November 2014 – It is time for our annual fundraising campaign. Our goal this year is to raise $20,000 for our scholarship fund. In the fiscal year 2013-2014, Crescendo provided over $20,000 of financial assistance to over 10% of our students. However, there was still a waiting list of applicants at the end of the…     Read More

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2014 Crescendo Cafe & Open House

Please join us for a wonderful afternoon of music & food! Crescendo students, families, and friends are invited to join us for our 26th year of musical education with our 2014 Crescendo Café & Open House! This free event will feature performances by Crescendo faculty and students, Orff Studio and Music Together® demonstration classes, food…     Read More

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