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”


This month, we’re excited to feature piano student Isabelle Law! Isabelle attends Christa McAuliffe Stem Academy and is in the fourth grade. She studies with Ms. Nicole Harwell in Accelerated Piano Lab and has just finished Level Prep B and moved up to Level 1. Here is what Ms. Nicole had to say about Isabelle: … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Isabelle Law”


This month, we’re excited to feature piano student Allison Guzman! Allison attends University School and is in the sixth grade. She studies with Ms. Grace Ann and here is what she had to say about Allison: “Allison has been invited to perform in the Celebration of Excellence Recital in Salt Lake City Utah in December … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT- Allison Guzman”

Fall Festival 2022

Fall Festival 2022 We had a Spooktacular time listening to so many spooky and marvelously played music at our Fall Festival! Lots of our students enjoyed wearing their costumes from Mary Poppins to Hedwig! After such a great accomplishment, we were able to celebrate with face painting and cookies! We can’t wait to celebrate all … Continue reading “Fall Festival 2022”

Summer Jam and Adult Soirée Recitals

Summer Jam Performances at Garden Theatre! We held our K-12 Summer Jam on August 6th at the Garden Theatre at UNC. It was a wonderful location to hold an unconventional recital. We had students line up in the front and come to the stage to perform piano, violin, guitar, ukulele, and even some singing! The … Continue reading “Summer Jam and Adult Soirée Recitals”


This month, we’re excited to feature viola student Sabine Mundt! Sabine, a junior at Greeley West High School, studies with Ms. Annette Miller. Here’s what Ms. Annette had to say about Sabine: “Sabine‘s kind heart, dedication, and desire to make quality, beautiful music make her a pleasure to teach and be around.  She is always … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Sabine Mundt”

Achievement Day 2022

On April 9, 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 contrasting pieces of music, and complete “options” such as a creative project, scales, etc. We had 49 students participate this year! … Continue reading “Achievement Day 2022”

Composition Festival 2022

On Saturday, February 19, we held our annual Composition Festival. Each year, 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 personalized written feedback from our Guest Composer. … Continue reading “Composition Festival 2022”

Fall Festival 2021 – Recap

On Saturday, October 23, we held our annual Fall Festival at First Congregational Church in Greeley. Our Fall Festival is one of our favorite events; in addition to music, we have a costume contest, cookie decorating and face painting. This is always a fun time for our K-12 students! This year, 60 students performed in … Continue reading “Fall Festival 2021 – Recap”


This month, we’re excited to feature piano student Allison Guzman! Allison, a 5th grader at University Schools, studies piano with Ms. Grace Ann McCaulie. She recently participated in the rigorous RCM exams, and we’re happy to report that she received the highest score in the state for Prep A Piano! As a result, Allison has … Continue reading “STUDENT SPOTLIGHT – Allison Guzman”