Our People


Audrey Lipsey, Executive Director
Bachelor of Music, Music Education, Western Michigan University;
Graduate work, University of Michigan.

April Woodward-Slack, Operations Manager
Bachelor of Arts, Practical Writing & Public Policy, Western Michigan University;
Master of Public Administration, Grand Valley State University.

Luke Cook, Program Assistant
Bachelor of Music/Bachelor of Arts, Western Michigan University.

Board of Directors

Scott “Scooter” Russell, President
Kathy Askler, Vice President
Onur Arugaslan, Treasurer
Steve Phillips, Secretary
Jessie Duniphin
Allison Hart-Young
Laufet Morrison
Joe Reish
Elizabeth Rohs
Melissa Tallon

David DiGiovanni, , Immediate Past President

  • Music Instruction for All Ages & Abilities



    Our Mission:
    … to provide individualized music instruction in a positive and supportive atmosphere to all persons regardless of age, ability or income.

    Epic Center, Suite 12
    359 S. Kalamazoo Mall
    Kalamazoo, MI 49007

    269 / 345-6664

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  • Crescendo Offers

    private lessons

    expert instruction
    group lessons
    early childhood music
    chamber ensembles
    theory classes 

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