Crescendo Awarded Grant from the Burdick-Thorne Foundation

February 2015 – Crescendo Academy of Music was awarded a grant from the Burdick-Thorne Foundation. This grant will be used to match funds awarded by the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs in December. These combined funds will be used to purchase new musician chairs, music stands, and digital pianos for our studios. Many…     Read More

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2015 Spotlight on Youth Recital to Feature Crescendo Students

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

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Crescendo Awarded Grant from MCACA

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

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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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