Friday, January 20, 2017

Newsletter January 2017

Newsletter January 2017

Welcome to the Academy of Sound's January Newsletter!

If our Academy of Sound students are doing anything performing arts related, we want to hear about it! Email with any updates!

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Office Updates


  • Please take a look at Academy of Sound Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)3 charity that provides scholarships for private music study in our community. Everyone involved with the organization is a volunteer, so your contributions have a direct effect on scholarship awardees. ALL DONATIONS ARE 100% TAX DEDUCTIBLE
  • Academy of Sound continues to operate inside First Presbyterian Church, at 408 N. Bergamont Blvd. in Oregon.

Save the Date!

  • 03/11/2017 – 03/12/2017: District Solo & Ensemble @ Verona Area High School
  • 04/29/2017: State Solo & Ensemble @ UW Platteville
  • 05/13/2017: Spring recitals

  • 05/21/2017 – 05/25/2017 & 06/02/2017 – 06/03/2017: 2nd Semester Conference Lessons

Our full calendar is here. Feel free to subscribe if you use Google Calendar and/or iCal.

Featured student

We did not receive any nominations this month for our Featured Student section. Please send nominations to with the subject line “Featured Student” to nominate.

Did You Know?

How the brain perceives rhythm

Community Connections

Blakeley Menghini will be giving a recital at 6:30pm on February 25th at 1127 University Ave in Madison(Crossing Church Building).


Always contact the AOS office (instead of private teachers) with scheduling questions and updates.
Call 608-371-9030 or write to report absences.

For More:

Read the WELCOME LETTER (click here) for all 2016-17 policy announcements.
Read the full Academy of Sound 2016-2017 Policy

Thanks for reading

That's all for this edition. If you'd like to suggest a story, or nominate a Featured Student, write to Meanwhile, we will see you at your lesson!