A provider of personalized, music instructor for all ages and abilities.

Crescendo Academy of Music provides private and group instruction for instrumental and vocal music to students throughout southwest Michigan. Through scholarships, an instrument loan program, and more, we make music accessible to everyone. Our music lessons and classes are taught by professional teaching artists and performers who are dedicated to every students’ musical growth and enjoyment.


We provide music lessons and instruction for the following areas of focus:


Check back frequently to see all the latest happenings at Crescendo

With recitals, performances, and more, Crescendo Academy of Music has events running year-round. We update our calendar every month with opportunities to see our live events, so everyone, including our students and their parents, can be active members of the music community.

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    Teaching Artist Ronald Cung Solo Recital

    2:00 PM-3:00 PM

    Crescendo Teaching Artist Ronald Cung presents a special recital featuring works by J.S Bach, W.A Mozart, and Maurice Ravel.

    November 18, 2023 at 2:00 pm
    First Congregational Church
               345 West Michigan Ave
               Kalamazoo, MI 49007
    Reception to follow
  • 19

    Student Recital

    2:00 PM-3:00 PM

    2:00 pm
    First Presbyterian Church
    321 W. South Street
    Kalamazoo, MI 49007

Latest News

Registration is OPEN for winter Music Together classes
November 9, 2023

Registration is OPEN for winter Music Together classes! Join us for 3 weeks of Holiday Hits or 10 weeks of Babies, Mixed Ages, and Rhythm Kids family classes.

Now hiring!
September 17, 2023

Crescendo is looking for new piano instructors and early childhood music specialists to join our teaching staff! Resumes will also be accepted for all other instruments/voice.

Crescendo Community String Orchestra
August 4, 2023

Crescendo announces the fall season of their Community String Orchestra for amateur adult string players.


To provide individualized music instruction in a positive and supportive atmosphere to all persons regardless of age, ability or income.