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STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Pasco Scarpella

This month, we’re excited to feature piano student Pasco Scarpella! Pasco, a dentist by day, has been involved in music for decades. He studies piano with Ms. Joy, who says that he is a “hard worker and delightful person!” Pasco is also working on a degree in Music Composition through Berklee College of Music. (Pictured left: … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Pasco Scarpella”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Dean Del Mar

This month, we’re excited to feature guitar student Dean Del Mar! Dean is currently a sixth grader at Union Colony Prep. He studies guitar with Mr. Thomas, who nominated him for this feature due to his recent progress in lessons. Pictured right: Dean performing at the 2019 Fall Festival.     Remarks from Mr. Thomas … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Dean Del Mar”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Ainsley Haggin

This month, we’re excited to feature voice student Ainsley Haggin! Ainsley, a current 8th grader at Chappelow Arts Magnet School, studies with Miss Julie at Flourish. She is a former member of the Greeley Children’s Chorale, and is currently involved in advanced band. In addition, Ainsley has performed in musicals since 2nd grade! Those musicals … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Ainsley Haggin”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Jeffrey Olivas

We’re proud to teach students of ALL ages and abilities at Flourish. That’s why we’re so excited to highlight one of our adult students, Jeffrey Olivas! Jeffrey studies with both Mr. Thomas (guitar) and Ms. Megan (voice). Fun fact: he lived in France for 14 years!  Read the interview below to learn more about Jeffrey. … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Jeffrey Olivas”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Letissia, Isabella and Fernanda Loma-Benavente

This month, we’re excited to feature not one, but three students – and they’re sisters! Letissia (piano), Isabella (violin) and Fernanda (piano) were recommended by their teachers, Ms. Grace Ann and Ms. Romina. All of the Flourish teachers agree that the Loma-Benaventes are a joy to be around! They each exhibit a true love of … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Letissia, Isabella and Fernanda Loma-Benavente”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Evelyn Noce

This month, we’re excited to feature violin student Evelyn Noce! Evelyn is a student of Ms. Romina. She is homeschooled and will be in the fifth grade in the fall. Evelyn recently earned a “Mountain Climber” award in our Practice Challenge! She is currently preparing for the RCM exam. Read more about Evelyn in the … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Evelyn Noce”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Carter Anderson

Miss Julie says that Carter has worked extremely hard in her online lessons! Despite the challenges of virtual learning, Carter is thriving during this time. Read more about Carter in the interview below. How long have you taken voice lessons? I have been taking voice lessons since winter. What do you love about singing? I … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Carter Anderson”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Dylan Frederick-Law

This month, we’re excited to highlight guitar student Dylan Frederick-Law! Dylan has been with Flourish Music Academy for over 3 years. We always enjoy hearing him play at dress rehearsals and recitals! He is a freshman at Greeley Central High School, where he plays classical guitar in the wind ensemble. Mr. Thomas (Dylan’s teacher) says … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Dylan Frederick-Law”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Nathan Orwick

This month, we’re excited to feature voice student Nathan Orwick! Nathan is a senior at Windsor Charter Academy, where he was recently cast as Adam Pontipee in Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. He currently studies with Ms. Megan at Flourish. Read more about Nathan in the interview below.   How long have you taken voice … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Nathan Orwick”


Students participate in prestigious RCM examinations

Flourish Music Academy opened an exam center to allow students from the Greeley area to participate in the prestigious Royal Conservatory Exams in 2019. Fourteen students from Flourish took the exam on May 20, 2019. We are proud to say that all our students passed with Honors, First Class Honors or First Class Honors with Distinction! … Continue reading “Students participate in prestigious RCM examinations”