6ixwire Project, MPCS' Ensemble-in-Residence, proudly announces the receipt of a prestigious CMA grant for 2015-16 season. 6ixwire will present educational multimedia presentations in various locations in the region to promote chamber music and cultural understanding. Community partners are listed in the presenter description above.
Fauré’s “Vocalise-Étude (Pièce)” is a lovely and poignant piece of music, not merely a vocal exercise but a musical work of considerable beauty. A new transcription for alto flute and piano is available from NSM.
PRISM is honored to receive a CMA Residency Partnership Grant to present 28 outreach programs in SE Michigan in 2015-16. Community partners include Progression, Inc., John R. King Performing Arts Academy, Cass Technical High School, Grand River Academy, McBride Middle School, and Ellington Conservatory of Music and Arts at Beckham Academy.
Quad City Arts will partner with WindSync for a one-week residency November 9-14, 2015, providing in-depth and often repeated contact between the artist and audience. They will give 45-minute educational performance in three schools or community sites each day. A CMA Residency Partnership grant made this possible.