Recital & Performance Dates

2016-2017 Student Recitals

All students are encouraged to perform at public recitals. Crescendo provides an on-site accompanist for the performing students. Chamber groups, when performance ready, are encouraged to perform at functions throughout the community. Our performance ensembles have provided music for the Epic Center, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo Public Schools, Kalamazoo Public Library, Portage Public Library, Art Hop, charity events and in many churches, assisted living and nursing homes in the area.

Dates/times are subject to change with venue availability. Teaching artists may also choose to present their own studio recital or other performance event. Ensembles may also have additional recitals.

The preliminary schedule for 2016-2017 is:

Sun., September 25, 2016
Sat., October 22, 2016
Sun., November 20, 2016
Sun., January 22, 2017
Sat., February 25, 2017
Sun., March 26, 2017
Sun., April 23, 2017
Sat., May 20, 2017
Sun., June 11, 2017

Special Performances

August 21, 2016 7:15 pm
Summer Chamber Ensemble Recital
Friendship Village, Kiva Room

September 2, 2016 time TBA
Crescendo Fiddlers at
China Festival
Western Michigan University

October 15, 2016 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Crescendo Cafe & Open House
Crescendo Academy of Music

December 18, 2016, 2:30 pm
Crescendo Fiddlers at
Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra Performer’s Showcase
“The Night Before Christmas”
Chenery Auditorium

March 19, 2017
Student Chamber Ensemble Recital
Friendship Village, Kiva Room

June 8, 2017
Community Voices Performance
Jolliffe Theater, Epic Center

June 21, 2017
Summer Solstice Jazz
Union Cabaret & Grille

August 13, 2017, 7:15 pm
Student Chamber Ensemble Recital
Friendship Village, Kiva Room

August 17, 2017,  3:00 pm
Community Voices Performance
Crescendo Academy of Music

Kalamazoo Mandolin & Guitar Orchestra Performance dates can be found here.




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