tar-of-show Erin Moran out of her wig, Nancy, & Mollie Moran after Thoroughly Modern Millie; and Nick Lormand and Nan
Alum Kelly Williams is taking three drop-in voice lessons with me to prep for a musical audition for ANNIE in February! Fun to reconnect after so many years!
Matt Murphy is continuing work on recording his album! I got to sit in on it again on Jan 20! Fun!
Happy 19th Birthday to alum Alexa B! And Happy 17th Birthday to alum Ireland B!
Stephanie Morrison has been hired as the Music Minister of Lord of Life Lutheran Church In Austin. She not only has to plan and play all of the music for the services, she has to create and direct a choir. Way to go, Steph
At our Open House Dec 28, alum Will Mason explained how he went about recording the songs he’d just shared with us, plus all of the backup tracks. Amazing sound and harmonies!
Alum Nick Lormand and family came for dinner and we sang together for the first time after 6 years! He is a biologist /photographer, spending most of his time in South America, and now has a gallery showing here! Starting his doctorate soon!
Alum Tamalynn Opp gifted her future-NFL son Brady Opp with three drop-in lessons, as he is also a musician!
The all-day Fascinator workshop in January went exceptionally well, with gorgeous results from the participants!
Got to see the national tour of “An American in Paris” , and it was quite interesting. No one can duplicate Gene Kelly, of course, but the sets, the new back-story, and the overall dancing were really good. They also used a few Gershwin songs that I’d never heard before! (Imagine that!)
ALL FOLLOWING DATES (EXCEPT NATIONAL HOLIDAYS) ARE TENTATIVE AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE
(Green is Denver only, Blue is Phoenix only, Red is studio closed, White is everyone)
Sat Feb 1–7th of 10 tuition payments due
Sat, Feb 8, 3 pm—Denver Group Class at Erin and Jason’s home, Happy Birthday to Alexa!
Sun, Feb 16—DAMTA Student Musicale
Mon, Feb 17—President’s Day
Thur, Feb 27—Happy Birthday to Ireland!
Sun, Mar 1—8th of 10 tuition payments due
Wed, Mar 4—Nance doing presentation on faux fur to Ft C ASG
Sat, Mar 7, 3 pm—Denver Group Class at Erin and Jason’s home, Happy Birthday to Astrid!
Mar 8-23—STUDIO CLOSED, Daylight Savings STARTS; Nancy in AZ
Sat, Mar 14—Phoenix recital rehearsal, time & location TBD
Wed, Mar 19, 2 pm—Nancy sing in Spice of Life at Chandler Center for the Arts
Thur, Mar 20, 6 pm—Nancy sing in Spice of Life at Chandler Center for the Arts
Sat, Mar 21—Phoenix Spring Fling Recital, time & location TBD
Wed, Apr 1—9th of 10 tuition payments due
Fri, Apr 3, 7 pm—FCMTA Adult Recital, 3633 Rocky Stream, Fort Collins, 80528
Sat, Apr 4, 3 pm—Denver Group Class at Erin and Jason’s home,
Sun, Apr 12—Happy Easter!
Tues, Apr 14—Happy Birthday to Bernadette!
Sun, Apr 19—DAMTA Student Musicale
Wed, Apr 22—Happy Birthday to Eryn!
Fri, May 1—final tuition #10 of 10 due
Sat, May 2, 3 pm—Denver recital rehearsal at Erin and Jason’s home
Sun, May 3—Happy Birthday to Catherine!
Fri, May 8, 7 pm—FCMTA Formal Recital, Foothills Unitarian Church, 1815 Yorktown Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80526
Sun, May 10—Happy Mother’s Day!
Wed, May 13, 10:30 am—Nancy sing at DAMTA Teachers Musicale
Sun, May 17—DAMTA Student Musicale
Mon, May 25—Memorial Day
Tues, May 26—last lessons for contract year
May 27-29—Colorado State Music Teachers Association Annual Conference --Nancy presenting Keyboard Singing
Sat, May 30, 4 pm— Denver Spring Fling Recital at Erin and Jason’s home
May 31-July 21—8-week Summer Session
July 22-Aug 8—STUDIO CLOSED