Crescendo for Piano & Strings

Enhancement Opportunity for Individual Instruction and Suzuki Talent Education Piano and String Students

Italian for “growing,” Crescendo encourages and promotes students’ growth at all stages of musical development.

The program aims to develop well-rounded musicians, recognize students’ progress and set benchmarks for the advancement of musical skills.

Crescendo is a year-long program, September through June. Summer program also available.

The program guides students through graded levels of repertoire, theory questions, and technical work. Crescendo also encourages development of musicianship, motivates students by tracking and rewarding progress, develops performance skills, provides an opportunity outside of the private studio for professional feedback, and helps develop the student into a well-rounded musician.

Student benefits include: Crescendo Labs, Juries, Gala Recitals, Award Ceremonies, and Play-a-Thons.

Preparatory Level through Artist Diploma: $120 per year

Pilot Track for Adult Students: $62 per year

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Piano students contact Irina Elkina, Crescendo for Piano Coordinator
Strings students contact Rebecca Jacobson, Crescendo for Strings Coordinator

Performance Opportunities

Fall: Sunday, November 14, 2021

Spring: Sunday, May 1, 2022

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Crescendo Student Resources

Saturday, December 11, 2021 (technical skills ONLY)
January 22-23, 2022 (fall full juries)

Saturday, April 23, 2022 (technical skills ONLY)
May 21-22 (spring full juries)

Fall: Sunday, February 6, 2022
Spring: Saturday, June 4, 2022

Fall: Sunday, November 14, 2021
Spring: Sunday, May 1, 2022

Music Labs
Sunday, September 26, 2021
Sunday, October 24, 2021

Saturday, February 26, 2021

Dates are subject to change; please check your email for updates and details.

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