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COMPOSITION FESTIVAL 2024

2024 COMPOSITION FESTIVAL RECAP   February 17, 2024 marked the premier of our Composition Festival video compilation! Each February, Flourish students have the opportunity to work with their teachers on original compositions. By writing their own songs, students develop and express their creativity, improve reading skills, and improve understanding of theory. In addition, students receive … Continue reading “COMPOSITION FESTIVAL 2024”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Linda Shockley

This month, we’re excited to feature Cello student Linda Shockley! Linda is one of our adult students and she studies cello with Ms. Athita Kuankacorn. Here is what Ms. Athita had to say about Linda: “Linda is an enthusiastic and dedicated cellist! This year, she has learned more advanced cello techniques and repertoires, making significant … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Linda Shockley”



STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Caide Heiss

This month, we’re excited to feature cello student Caide Heiss! Caide is just 5 years old, making him the youngest student to be featured in a Flourish Student Spotlight! He most recently performed Suzuki’s “Lightly Row” for the Spring Recital (pictured right). Ms. Romina Monsanto, Caide’s cello teacher, nominated him because of his excellent practice … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Caide Heiss”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Reilly Boyett

This month, we’re excited to feature cello student Reilly Boyett! Reilly is a 3rd grader (homeschool) and studies with Ms. Romina at Flourish. Ms. Romina nominated Reilly because he is extremely bright and positive; he learns quickly, practices a lot, listens well, and NEVER complains! (Pictured left: Reilly in the strings room at Flourish.) Read … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Reilly Boyett”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – MERCY WUEHLER

Mercy and her siblings recently joined the Flourish Music Academy family. She is currently studying cello under the guidance of Ms. Belén Hernández. In only 32 days she finished the requirements for Preparatory Level in the Achievement Program. She has shown great enthusiasm, dedication, and determination. Congratulations, Mercy!   Here is a little more about … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – MERCY WUEHLER”


Red Carpet Student Showcase

This was our fanciest recital of the year, a true red carpet event! On May 12th, our students performed and were recognized for the achievements they made this year. Students who passed a level in the Achievement Program were recognized and received a T-shirt with the color of their level. Students also received special awards for … Continue reading “Red Carpet Student Showcase”


Composition Festival 2018 – Flourish students write original songs!

  15 Flourish Music Academy students wrote original songs that were showcased at our annual Composition Festival on February 11, 2018! Students wrote songs for piano, voice, guitar and cello.   The festival consisted of a recital showcase of the compositions and a reception where the written compositions were displayed.   Guest Composer Peter Romero … Continue reading “Composition Festival 2018 – Flourish students write original songs!”


Don’t miss our Christmas Special!

Tired of trying to fight the crowds on Black Friday for Christmas gifts? Or of trying to find the perfect gift but it ends up getting thrown away a couple months later?   Why not give the gift that will last a lifetime with music lessons at Flourish Music Academy?   Call today to schedule … Continue reading “Don’t miss our Christmas Special!”