Crescendo receives grant from Harold & Grace Upjohn Foundation
Crescendo has again received a generous grant from the Harold and Grace Upjohn Foundation to support our Community Voices program.
Michigan Council of Arts and Cultural Affairs grant awarded
Crescendo has once again been awarded a grant from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs.
Fall registration is open!
Registration is now open for all of Crescendo’s fall programs and private lessons! Contact the office to join a class or schedule a lesson with a Teaching Artist.
Welcome to the New Website of Crescendo Academy of Music!
Whether you’re a potential new student of music or a returning member, we at Crescendo Academy of Music would like to welcome you to our newly redone site!
Uncle Gerry in Concert!
Join Crescendo Academy of Music as we celebrate 10 years of offering Music Together classes with host recording artist Gerry Dignan in concert.
Support Crescendo Academy of Music
This year marks the 30th Anniversary of Crescendo Academy of Music; would you consider a gift to support us?
Ben Schmidt-Swartz Joins Crescendo Teaching Faculty
Ben Schmidt-Swartz has joined the ranks of the our teaching faculty!
Violist/Violinist Ann Cirvencic Joins Teaching Faculty
Violist and violinist Ann Cirvencic has joined the Crescendo Academy of Music teaching faculty.
Executive Director Audrey Lipsey Awarded Gayle Hoogstraten Arts Leadership Award – Arts Administrator
Crescendo’s Executive Director Audrey Lipsey has been awarded the Gayle Hoogstraten Award for Arts Leadership!
Henry Rensch Joins Crescendo Teaching Faculty
Henry Rensch has joined Crescendo as a bass instructor.
Kalamazoo State Theatre to Host Jim Brickman in Concert; Crescendo to Receive Portion of Ticket Sales
Pianist Jim Brickman is again coming to the Kalamazoo State Theatre, and Crescendo will receive $.50 of every ticket sold!
Jim Gilmore Jr. Foundation Grant for New Carpet
The Jim Gilmore Jr. Foundation has very generously provided Crescendo with funds that allowed us to replace the nearly 18 year old carpet in our facility!