HERE ARE SOME UPDATES on our new classes this year. Homeschool Performance Class, Renamed Academy Performance Class, will be later in the day to allow for the entire Academy to partake in this Tuesday monthly performance opportunity.
Our trial Homeschool Chamber Club from last Spring, will continue as a weekly class through the entire 2017-2018 school year.
Our Cello Class has advanced to be able to have more regular cello groups! Go Cellos!!!
Our Suzuki Violin classes will continue to meet weekly and rotate from technique, repertoire and chamber music classes. Guitar Ensemble will continue to be a weekly class for our advanced guitarists.
We've added 4 new singers to our Bravura Family this year, so Group Voice is in our future. Welcome to Loren Gibson, Maddie Pappano, Campbell and Harris Rutherford!!
We're also adding a new Creative Composition Class for all of our Book 1 & 2 students, we will work on theory and composition writing, creating unique instrumental combinations in our melodies so that we can play together.
OUR FALL PERFORMANCE SCHEDULEshould allow for everyone to be able to perform multiple times this year. We open the year with Solo Concerts, Then we will have our Deep Well Farms and Boo At the Zoo venues in October. November will hold our Thanksgiving Concert and Solo Concert opportunities for Honors students and Graduates. And December, we will do our Practice-a-thon benefit concert with the KASC Breakfast Club members at the Kerbela Shriner's Temple.
Our school will contiue to be a part of the KASC Breakfast Club meetings, to be held every 2nd Saturday of each month. our first club meeting is set for Sept 9.
OPPORTUNITIES OUTSIDE OF BRAVURA
Our students can take part in UT's Violin Festival in October, TCW Cello Workshop in February, selected students may participate in Federation Festival again this year, and our High School Students can take part in the Scholarship Auditions that we host, here in April.
THE SPRING IS FULL OF CONCERTS TOO!!
Our Irish Concert is on the books for a maybe, although it is perhaps a bit too close to Spring Break again this year. Our Survivor Concert will be at the end of April and we will resume our performing with the East TN Renaissance Faire this May.