Tag: Community Music School of Webster University

Annual Young Composers Competition Winners, Events March 20-21

Annual Young Composers Competition Winners, Events March 20-21

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Six young composers, ranging in age from 15 to 20, were named the winners of the 11th Annual Young Composers Competition. They were among the dozens of young composers from 13 states who submitted compelling works for consideration in this competition. The event is hosted by Webster University’s Community Music School (CMS) and sponsored by […]

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Explore Music! AFRICA: Experience the Music and Culture of Africa Jan. 24

Explore Music! AFRICA: Experience the Music and Culture of Africa Jan. 24

| January 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Community Music School of Webster University (CMS) will present “Explore Music! AFRICA” on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. Admission is free and open to the public for all ages. “Explore Music! AFRICA” will feature West African music and many traditional African instruments from strings to drums. African American folk artist Kunama Mtendaji will present workshop […]

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Free CMS ‘Demo Days’ to Sample Kids’ Music, Movement Classes in January

Free CMS ‘Demo Days’ to Sample Kids’ Music, Movement Classes in January

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Community Music School is offering a free “demo day” and discounted early enrollment for the next sessions of music and movement classes for young children. Parents can inspire their young child’s love of music as they sing, dance, wiggle and giggle with their little one at a free Kindermusik and/or Young Years demo class. […]

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Community Music School Spring New Student Registration Jan. 10-15

Community Music School Spring New Student Registration Jan. 10-15

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Students of all ages and ability levels can be matched with one of the 100 master music teachers during the Community Music School’s Spring new student registration Jan. 10-15, 2015. The Community Music School of Webster University offers one-on-one instruction on all instruments of the band and orchestra, piano, guitar, harp, and voice, at three […]

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CMS ‘Music Today’ Dec. 12: Glass bottles, student-created music, and Alarm Will Sound

CMS ‘Music Today’ Dec. 12: Glass bottles, student-created music, and Alarm Will Sound

| December 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Community Music School of Webster University’s newest program, Music Today!, will present their first concert on Friday, Dec. 12, at 7:30 p.m.  The concert will feature CMS students performing alone and side-by-side members of Alarm Will Sound, in an intimate setting with the audience seated on stage. Experience music that allows students to select […]

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Community Music School’s Kindermusik Program Enrolling for Spring Classes

Community Music School’s Kindermusik Program Enrolling for Spring Classes

| December 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

In the original music and movement program for children, Kindermusik teachers understand that children learn best when they can see it, hear it, touch it, and then express it in their own creative ways. Each week in class, a trained Kindermusik educator leads families through research-proven and giggle-approved activities using music as the vehicle for […]

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Once in a Lifetime: CMS Suzuki Ensemble perform with The Piano Guys at the Fox

Once in a Lifetime: CMS Suzuki Ensemble perform with The Piano Guys at the Fox

| October 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Violin students from the Community Music School (CMS) of Webster University’s Suzuki Ensemble joined featured act The Piano Guys onstage at the Fabulous Fox Theatre, to perform Beethoven’s 5 Secrets to a sold out crowd on Oct. 18. The students who played were Lian Anderson, Kate Bowermaster, Clare Bolesta, Grace Bolesta, Fiona Carton, Trevor Scott, […]

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CMS Kindermusik Now Enrolling for ‘Dream Pillow’ Mini-Session Beginning Oct. 27

CMS Kindermusik Now Enrolling for ‘Dream Pillow’ Mini-Session Beginning Oct. 27

| September 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Community Music School at Webster University is now enrolling for the mini-session “Dream Pillow,” part of the Kindermusik Village curriculum. Play, cuddle and bond with your little ones aged newborn to 18-months old at this seven-week mini-session. “Dream Pillow” begins the week of Oct. 27, with the enrollment deadline Oct. 13. “Dream Pillow” will […]

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In the News: Akande, Cross on Ferguson; Alum’s multicultural experience; CMS Alarm Will Sound; Belsky on Today show; Alum on Robin Williams

In the News: Akande, Cross on Ferguson; Alum’s multicultural experience; CMS Alarm Will Sound; Belsky on Today show; Alum on Robin Williams

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent and news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Communications Alum’s Testament to Cultural Experience at Webster Thailand Charles McKinney, who studied and lived in Asia while earning a master’s degree in media communications from Webster University in Thailand, has an essay on his experiences at the National Journal titled “An African-American Student […]

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Community Music School’s Kindermusik Program Enrolling for Fall Classes

Community Music School’s Kindermusik Program Enrolling for Fall Classes

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

In the original music and movement program for children, Kindermusik teachers understand that children learn best when they can see it, hear it, touch it, and then express it in their own creative ways. Each week in class, a trained Kindermusik educator leads families through research-proven and giggle-approved activities using music as the vehicle for […]

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