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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 – GABBY S.

This month, we’re excited to feature Piano student, Gabby Sabzevari! Gabby is a student of Ms. Grace Ann and here is what she had to say about Gabby:       “Gabby is a joy to teach.  She has an uncle who accompanies her to almost every lesson and sits with her at home and … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – GABBY S.”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – JAYDEN Z.

This month, we’re excited to feature Piano student, Jayden Zhang! Jayden is a student of Ms. Yuan and here is what she had to say about Jayden:      “Jayden has become a very independent learner. He designed a practice strategy (a numbering system) that highlights the lines/passagework that need more practice. He challenged himself … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – JAYDEN Z.”


FALL FESTIVAL 2023

FALL FESTIVAL 2023 Our annual Fall Festival Recital was a huge success this year with record numbers in attendance (we actually ran out of chairs at one recital!). There were lots of beautiful and scary costumes, and some that made playing an instrument even more of a challenge! Everyone enjoyed the cookie decorating, face painting, … Continue reading “FALL FESTIVAL 2023”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – CONNOR B.

This month, we’re excited to feature Piano student Connor Butler! Connor is a student of Ms. Jiwon and here is what she had to say about Connor: “Connor is a diligent, hard working student. He has been making awesome progress by practicing consistently and trying his best in our lessons. Every lesson Connor shows up eager to … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – CONNOR B.”


Summer Jam Recital 2023

Summer Jam 2023 We had a great time, with some perfect weather, listening to all our students perform at the UNC Garden Theater! There was lots of music and smiles. We can’t wait for our K-12 students to perform again in our Fall Festival this October!       Soiree


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – CARTER C.

This month, we’re excited to feature Voice student Carter Campbell! Carter is a student of Ms. Jennifer and here is what she had to say about Carter: “Carter is an extremely driven individual who participates in every opportunity he can including our recent ensemble camp, various recitals, and the composition competition this past February. He … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – CARTER C.”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – ADRIAN L.

This month, we’re excited to feature Piano student Adrian LeBaron! He is a student of Ms. Grace Ann and here is what she had to say about Adrian: “Adrian is a super hard working student! He always comes to his lessons very well prepared. He doesn’t back down from challenges; in fact he embraces them … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – ADRIAN L.”


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – IZZY F.

This month, we’re excited to feature Bass student Izzy Flores! Izzy is a student at Brentwood Middle School. He is a student of Mr. Andres and here is what he had to say about Izzy: “Izzy is one of my hardest working students. His skills have been improving my leaps and bounds. He is a … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – IZZY F.”


Achievement Day 2023

On April 8, We Held Our Annual Achievement Day at Flourish! If you’re not already familiar with Achievement Day, it is a non-competitive event where students receive written feedback from experienced music educators. Students perform two pieces of music, and complete “options” such as a creative project, scales, etc. We had 51 students participate this year! Pictured … Continue reading “Achievement Day 2023”