2017/2018 REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!! Click Here To Register
About the Adult Academy
During the regular season, avocational musicians (ages 18 & up) are placed into groups and assigned a professional musician-coach. Sessions are scheduled by the group at a mutually convenient time and location for both group members and coach, providing flexibility for the ensemble.
Fall Semester Dates: September 9 – December 9, 2017
Spring Semester Dates: January 27 – May 12, 2018
Fall Semester Only: August 17
Spring Semester Only: January 11
Fall & Spring Semesters together: August 17
(There is a tuition discount when registering for both semesters!)
- Four 90-minute coachings per semester by professional musicians
- Masterclasses by local and visiting artists
- Outreach and formal performance opportunities
- FREE ticket to all Saturday Synchronism Concerts
Placement Auditions for new musicians to ACMC
Placement auditions will take place at Armstrong Community Music School, 404 Camp Craft Rd. ‘Auditions’ are just an opportunity to meet and hear new faces to the program.
- Fall Semester: Saturday, August 19
- Spring Semester: Saturday, January 13
Adult musicians will be asked to prepare 2 contrasting solos/etudes of their choice, or portions of these pieces (both approximately 1 minute in length).
Set Up An Audition:
Please contact Jeni Gossard, Director of Education, at (512) 454-7562 or firstname.lastname@example.org
|FALL SEMESTER||IMPORTANT DATES|
|Fall Semester Dates||September 9 – December 9, 2017|
|Registration Deadline||Thursday, August 17|
|Placement Auditions (@ Armstrong School)||Saturday, August 19|
|First day of the Semester||Saturday, September 9|
|Outreach Performance||Wednesday, December 6|
|Final Formal Concert||Saturday, December 9|
|SPRING SEMESTER||IMPORTANT DATES|
|Spring Semester Dates||January 27 – May 12, 2018|
|Registration Deadline||Thursday, January 11|
|Placement Auditions (@ Armstrong School)||Saturday, January 13|
|First day of the Semester||Saturday, January 27|
|Outreach Performance||Wednesday, May 9|
|Final Formal Concert||Saturday, May 12|
Adult Academy Fees Click Here To Register
|Single Semester (1 ensemble)||$160|
|Both Fall and Spring Semesters (1 ensemble)||$265|
|Single Semester (2 ensembles)||$230|
|Both Fall and Spring Semesters (2 ensembles)||$405|
NO tuition refunds will be given after September 9 (if registering for the fall only or fall/spring semesters together) & January 27 (if registering for the spring semester only).
Any requested refunds will be subject to a $20 fee.