On Saturday, December 14, we held our annual Holiday Recital at St. Patrick Presbyterian Church. The theme was “Santa’s Workshop” – teachers dressed in red and green (some in Santa hats!) and Maestro the Elf joined us at the front of the sanctuary. About 80 students performed on piano, guitar, violin, cello, bass, and voice. … Continue reading “2019 HOLIDAY RECITAL”


This month, we’re excited to feature piano and voice student Amya Goodman! Amya studies with Ms. Julie. She is a sophomore at Greeley West High School, where she’s involved in theatre, choir, and the forensics team. She also plays keys for her worship band! Below is a picture of Amya playing the Fairy Godmother in … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Amya Goodman”

Flourish is Moving!

We have big news to share with you: Your friendly, professional, local Music Academy… Moving soon to a Bigger, Better, Super-Convenient location in January 2020!!! We will be located in the Westlake Village shopping center at 35th Ave/20th St in Greeley by King Soopers, Blue Mug Coffee Bar, Eileen’s Colossal Cookies, Amy’s Puppy Love Spa, … Continue reading “Flourish is Moving!”

ADULT SOIRÉE (Nov. 2019)

On Friday, November 8th, we hosted another Adult Soirée at Flourish Music Academy! For those unfamiliar with this event, it is a small, low-pressure performance opportunity for our adult students. Think “wine-and-cheese party” crossed with “open mic night”! We always serve refreshments, like these treble clef cupcakes! Violin students Rosalie and Greg played a duet, … Continue reading “ADULT SOIRÉE (Nov. 2019)”


On Saturday, October 26, we held our annual Fall Festival at Trinity Episcopal Church. Over 60 students and their families participated this year! We heard performances on piano, voice, guitar, ukulele, violin and cello.                 After their successful performances, students enjoyed cookie decorating, face painting, and showing off … Continue reading “FALL FESTIVAL 2019”


This month, we’re excited to feature piano student Sam Goad! Sam, an 8th grader at Dayspring Christian Academy, is a student of Ms. Ivana. He participated in this year’s RCM (Royal Conservatory of Music) exams, and received two awards: State Certificate of Excellence and Center Certificate of Excellence, Level 2 Piano. The RCM exam is … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Sam Goad”

Student Spotlight – David and Kathleen Talkington

This month, we are excited to highlight two adult students. David and Kathleen both study with Mr. Thomas Welander, on ukulele and mandolin, respectively. They often perform duets together at our Adult Soirées, where adult students can share their progress in a supportive, low pressure environment. They have also started performing for the elderly in … Continue reading “Student Spotlight – David and Kathleen Talkington”

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Natalie Knostman

This month, we’re excited to feature voice student Natalie Knostman! Natalie takes voice lessons with Ms. Julie Koenig at Flourish. She just started her sophomore year at Windsor Charter Academy. She has already accomplished two huge goals: she was recently cast as Anna in the Stampede Troupe’s production of Frozen Jr., as well as Candy … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Natalie Knostman”


This month, we’re excited to feature piano student Annabelle Rusco! Annabelle takes piano lessons with Ms. Julie Koenig at Flourish. She has worked hard to accomplish several goals in the past year! She earned the top number of points in our 2019 Practice Challenge, completed an entire piano book, and participated in the Royal Conservatory … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Annabelle Rusco”


On May 11th, we held our most formal recital of the year – the Red Carpet Student Showcase! Students wore their fanciest outfits and took pictures on the red carpet. More importantly, we got to hear the result of our students’ hard work! Students performed confidently on voice, piano, guitar, violin and cello. After each … Continue reading “RED CARPET STUDENT SHOWCASE”