If you participated in the 100 Days Practice challenge, we’ll be celebrating with mini-golf and pizza at Vitense on May 23rd at 5:30. Sign-up here!
Our end of the year concert on May 20th is a special event in the beautiful Middleton Performing Arts Center. This year forward it will be a ticketed event, in line with all other youth arts organizations such as WYSO and MYC. Our $20 family ticket includes performers, immediate family and grandparents. Guests are $10 each. Kids under 12 free. Tickets will be available at the door–cash or credit card accepted. Tuning 2:30 pm and the concert starts at 3:00 pm. We’ll gather in the shelter at Fireman’s Park (adjacent to the PAC) to celebrate our student’s hard work. Please bring a treat or drink to share!
Come join your SSM/MCE friends on June 16th for a special event at the duck pond! This is a non-profit night benefiting Suzuki Strings, and we’ll get a portion of each ticket we sell. In addition to playing the national anthem, there will be a 50-50 raffle (also benefiting SSM), and a Suzuki Strings promo table. Click here to reserve your ticket (they are $15 apiece)–and please share widely with your friends and family! Sheet music for the Star Spangled Banner can be found here!
Register for FFF (Fantastic Folk and Fiddle) today! This event occurs August 2-5th, and is for students ages 10-18 (registration for children under 10 with teacher recommendation). Young musicians of all levels of experience will have the opportunity to learn new styles of music through large and small group classes with expert instructors, culminating in a final performance at the Sugar Maple Music Festival! Free Sugar Maple Music Festival passes are included for workshop participants and their guardians. The featured artists, “Big Richard” are a nationally acclaimed all girl band that play diverse styles and several have training in Suzuki pedagogy. Click here for more information, and here to register!
We have a time and location for Make Music Madison! Please add 7pm on June 21st to your calendar–we’ll be performing at the Chocolate Shoppe Ice Cream Company on Atwood Ave.
Spring gets busy! Please put these upcoming dates for your calendar. Specific details for various events and performances are being worked out and will be provided as soon as they’re available.
May 20: 3:00 pm Spring Concert, Middleton PAC
June 21: Make Music Madison, 7pm Chocolate Shoppe Ice Cream, Atwood Ave.
Aug. 2-5: Fantastic Folk and Fiddle (FFF)