Help support Community Voices, a program for students with mental and phsyical challenges

Crescendo has recently launched a fundraising campaign for Community Voices. This program offers musical experiences to teens and adults with mental and/or physical challenges. Participants experience singing, chanting, drumming and making music in a non-competitive atmosphere where the reward is the pleasure of making music with others. Click here to learn more and make a…     Read More

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Josiah Schubkegel Joins the Crescendo Faculty

February 18, 2016 – Josiah Schubkegel has joined the Crescendo teaching faculty. Josiah began playing violin at the age of four. Since that time he has studied violin with Daniel VegaAlbela, Dr. Joseph Koob and Renata Knific. In 2006, Josiah graduated from Western Michigan University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music Studies. Josiah…     Read More

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Irving S. Gilmore Foundation Grant Awarded to Crescendo

December 1, 2015 – The Irving S. Gilmore Foundation has again awarded a grant to support Crescendo Academy of Music. The Irving S. Gilmore Foundation “endeavors to develop and enrich the Greater Kalamazoo community by supporting the work of nonprofit organizations that benefit Kalamazoo County residents.” This grant will be used to support general operations….     Read More

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Crescendo Awarded Arts Fund Grant from the Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo

October 5, 2015 – The Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo has announced the 2015 Arts Fund of Kalamazoo County grant awards. Crescendo received a grant to support our needs-based scholarship program. Twenty‐five applications were submitted, requesting over $178,000 in funds, and of those, twelve were selected to receive funding totaling $47,701.83. Funded by the National…     Read More

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Crescendo Awarded Grant from MCACA

September 18, 2015  – Crescendo Academy of Music was awarded a grant from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs in September. The grants, funded by the State of Michigan and the National Endowment for the Arts, are competitive. The POPS grant will be used to assist in funding Community Voices, a choir of…     Read More

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