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Upcoming Events!


14      Adult Piano Recital - 6:30PM
          William Schulte, Instructor

          MSU Detroit Center - Multi-Purpose Room

15      Adult Strings Recital - 7PM

          Leslie DeShazor, Instructor

          MSU Detroit Center - Multi-Purpose Room

16      CMS-D Gospel Choir/ Spartan Youth Jazz Concert - 7PM


          Featuring the Aspiring Musicians Program Vocal Music class

          Jessica Clements, Director of CMS-D Gospel Choir

          Jennie Knaggs, Instructor for AMP Vocal

          Sean Dobbins, Director of Spartan Youth Jazz

          The Carr Center, 311 E. Grand River Ave., Detroit (313-965-8430)

17      Aspiring Musicians Program Fall Recitals

          9AM (class levels I) and 10:30AM (class levels II & III)

          St. Patrick's Senior Center, 58 Parsons Street, Detroit


24     ABOUT: Music - Motown & Gospel

         11AM - Noon
         MSU Detroit Center, 3408 Woodward Avenue, mid-town Detroit

         Dive into a world of Detrpot=cemtroc ,isoc wotj [ercissopm artost Zac  
         Brunell at the CMS-D!  This 'inexpensive investigation' into the  

         roots and rhythms of the Motor City and its vibrant culture. 

         Cost: $8/person - all ages are welcome; no music experience



29    Community Music School-Detroit Open House
        10AM - Noon

        MSU Detroit Center 3408 Woodward Avenue, mid-town Detroit

        Meet faculty, enjoy an instrument 'petting zoo', register for classes!

3-14  The S.O.N.G Project Camp

         The S.O.N.G Project Camp is a performing and visual arts

         mentorship camp for students ages 8-17!

         Click here for The S.O.N.G Project Camp info


17-21 FUNK CAMP (Presented by DIME and CMS-D)

          Students learn to play popular songs such as "Uptown Funk" and     

          "Happy" by Pharrell Williams! Please call (313) 578-9716 for more    


           Click here for Funk Camp info



11      Backpack Music Festival at the MSU Detroit Center!

          The Backpack Music Festival celebrates its 10 year on

          Saturday, July 11, 2015, from 8:00 am- 8:00 pm.

          Click here for Backpack Music Festival info  


15      Metro Detroit Youth Day at Belle Isle!

          Click here for MDY info


13-17  Girls Rock Detroit Camp

           Girls Rock Detroit is a unique camp  

           for girls ages 8-16 dedicated to fostering girls' creative   

           expression, positive self-esteem and community awareness to rock   

           music education and performance.


           Click here for more information


           Community Music School-Detroit

           MSU Detroit Center

           3408 Woodward Avenue, Detroit



22-26  AMP Camp!

           AMP Camp is for students ages 9-17 with experience in 

           any woodwind, brass, percussion or stringed instrument, as well as

           piano or guitar. Please call (313) 578-9716 for more info.


           Community Music School-Detroit

           MSU Detroit Center

           3408 Woodward Avenue, Detroit



1  "Celebrate Abilities"

     24th Annual VSA Michigan - Southeast Regional Festival

     MSU Detroit Center

     Time: 11AM - 1PM

     Cost: FREE!

6  Adult Guitar & Bass Recital - 6PM

    CMS-D Gospel Choir in Concert - 7PM

    MSU Detroit Center

    Cost: FREE!

9  Aspiring Musicians Program Recitals featuring AMP students  

    ages 7-17

    St. Patrick's Senior Center

    58 Parsons St

    Detroit, MI 48201


    Times: 9:00AM & 10:30AM

    Cost: FREE!   

16 Jazz and the Harlem Renaissance with Rodney Whitaker &

     Friends!                                                                                       *Exploring the innovations and achievements of the Harlem Renaissance era and the importance of Harlem in the development of jazz.


     MSU Detroit Center

     Time: 10AM

     Cost: FREE!

16 Summer Camps & Jazz OPEN HOUSE

Tours, refreshments, Jazz and the Harlem Renaissance Concert,     instrument petting zoo and open auditions Spartan Youth Jazz! What an exciting day! Also, come sign up in person for AMP Camp or Girls Rock Detroit Camp as well, but hurry! Spots are filling up quick!

     MSU Detroit Center

     Time: 9:30AM - 11:30AM

     Cost: FREE!




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