April 26 Royal Conservatory Exams (cancelled due to lockdown, will be conducted later this year online)
April 19 Spring Fling Spanish Festival (cancelled due to lockdown)
Apr 5 & 12 Online group performances in lieu of Spanish Festival and exam performances
Mar 20 “A Night in Havana” house concert, Cuban piano music, with George Lopez, Bowdoin College (cancelled due to lockdown)
Jan 4 House concert with Joel Schoenhals, Schumann and Schubert Fantasies.
Sept 21 House concert with Thor Sigurdson, 3 Bach Unaccompanied Cello Suites
Sept 10 Audition tapes due for Music Teachers Assc. Annual Competition
May 5 1PM – Student Recital: Kerrytown Concert House
April 14 1PM – Fundraising Student Recital – Spring Fling: Kerrytown
Mar 17 1PM – Student Recital: Kerrytown Concert House
Feb 8 House Concert: Joel Schoenhals plays Chopin Preludes and Sonata
Jan 4 House Concert: Emily Katynski plays Bach, Beethoven and Chopin
December 1 student passes Level 3 RCM with high honors. 2 students play in ensemble recital at KCH.
October 28 11 students play in Halloween Hoot at KCH.
August 10 Summer Salon: Joel Schoenhals plays Chopin. 5PM.
June Baroque theme semester completion. T shirt raffle.
May 20 3 students play at the solo and ensemble recital at KCH. 2 play Khatchaturian’s Masquerade Waltz, 1 plays a sonatina.
April 22 5 students play at the annual Spring Fling at KCH
Feb 2 House concert: Joel Schoenhals plays Bach and Brahms
January Baroque “theme semester” listening and literature project begins. Students “adopt” a piece for listening and learning and do research on the surrounding time period and arts.
Dec 3 5 students play at the annual ensemble recital at KCH. Musician parents accompany 2 students!
Oct 29 2 students play at Halloween Hoot (KCH). One plays an original composition!
July 29 House concert: Joel Schoenhals plays Bach and Brahms
Apr 23 12 students play at Spring Fling (KCH)
Mar 19 1 student plays at AAAPTG recital (KCH)
Feb 11 1 student plays at Sonatina Festival (Schoolcraft)
Dec 4 1 student plays at AAAPTG Ensemble recital (KCH)
Dec 3 1 student plays at Bach Festival (Schoolcraft)
Oct 30 2 students play at Halloween Hoot recital (KCH)
July 31 House Concert: Joel Schoenhals plays Bach and Brahms (5PM, here)
May 15 4 students play ensembles, Guild recital, KCH (1-2pm)
April 24 6 students play solos in Foundation Spring Fling recital, KCH (1-2pm)
March 20 4 students play solos in Guild recital, KCH (1-2PM)
January 28 Seminar on Technology in Music Teaching (9:30 AM)
January 21 Teaching Trumps Technology: The Artistry in Using Gadgets and Apps (Presentation for AAAPTG, 9:30 AM at KCH)
January 16 Beethoven Sonatas (House Concert with Joel Schoenhals, 4:30 PM)
May 16 Beginner Program for Parents ( 3PM)
May 3 Ensemble Concert: Kerrytown Concert House 1-2 PM. Rehearsals 4/25 and 5/2,
April 19 Spring Fling Fundraising Concert, Kerrytown Concert House (1-2PM)
March 25 Gift of Art Performance: Children’s Hospital 4-6 PM, Mott Lobby. Rehearsals 3/14 and 3/21.
March 22 May Phang Master Class, 1:30 – 3PM (here)
Feb 20 Master Class for selected students with Joel Schoenhals, Professor of Piano at EMU
January 31 Fall/Winter PracticeFest materials due (Calendars and recordings of 8 pieces)
January 10 House Concert, 4PM: Joel Schoenhals plays Beethoven Sonatas.
December 5 House Concert, 5:30 PM: Senior Recital Dress Rehearsal for Dalal Yassawi (SMTD). Brahms, Scriabin and Bach.
August 31 Summer PracticeFest materials due: Calendars, rhythm packets and theory books. Prizes will be announced later in September.
June 13-14 Norton Master Class and Student Pop Showcase with live band (Athens, Ohio)
May 31, 1PM ParentFest2 (students play for parents)
May 30, 5:30 Group Lesson for ParentFest performers
May 17, 2PM ParentFest 1 (students play for parents)
May 9, 5:30 Group Lesson for ParentFest performers
May 13 – Jul 17 Sequencing class at Washtenaw Community College
April 30 International Jazz Day
April 25 – 27 Royal Conservatory Assessments (Music School)
April 12 House Concert for RC preparation (2-3PM)