Congratulations to IA Okma student Heejun Cho won 2nd place in the 2017 American Protégé International Piano & Strings Competition. The competition is open to students and adults of all nationalities and countries. Musicians from 19 countries applied for this
Congratulations to the following students who will be participating in MSVMA State Honors Choir: Sydney Warner (10th) Alexander Dekker (12th) Delaney Finn (9th) To earn this position they had to first earn a place in the Regional Honors Choir, then
The IA Okma Campus Music Department is very pleased to announce that, after performing for a highly competitive audition, seven of our music students have been accepted to be members, seated or honorable mention, of the 2017 Michigan School Band
Seniors Sophia Kim (violin) and Jason Du (cello) will be performing at the Carnegie Hall as part of the 2017 High School Honors Performance Series. Participation in one of the five Honors Ensembles is limited to the highest-rated high school
MIT researchers find ways into brain’s ‘music room’ By Natalie Angier NEW YORK TIMES FEBRUARY 09, 2016 NEW YORK — Given the antiquity, universality, and deep popularity of music, many researchers had long assumed the human brain must be equipped
Are students who take music smarter or are students who are ‘nagged’ into practicing by their parents smarter? An interesting read about brain development in young musicians. Leah McLaren: The key to smarter children? Music lessons – and nagging
2015-16 Band and Orchestra Performances Our times are posted and the full day schedule will be out shortly!! Please make sure you clear your schedule so you may join us at the performance!!