Ellie Aguilar has been awarded a scholarship to attend The American Musical and Dramatic Academy - College and Conservatory of the Performing Arts. This scholarship was based on a merit audition and will allow Ellie to pursue a course of study in Musical Theater. Congratulations, Ellie!
Learn more about Ellie's journey with Music and Kids and her future plans by watching this video by Heart Reality filmed at the Antelope Valley Business Expo, where she performed with Music and Kids on May 18, 2019.
In support of Music and Kids, Chuck Murphy & Napynap will be performing at Senior Centers in the Antelope Valley and beyond, with support from student performers from the Music and Kids and Gabriel’s House programs.
We are looking for senior centers that would like to participate and sponsors (see below) to support the series.
Senior Series Sponsorship Opportunities
Your sponsorship of the Music and Kids Senior Center Series will be recognized through marketing and promotional efforts that will bring more attention to your business, and you will be helping Music and Kids continue to provide free music lessons to student with paid, qualified instructors, while bringing joy and entertainment to the members of our community currently residing in or participating in programming at local senior centers. Please choose from the levels below. Once you have chosen your level, you can download the form on the Music and Kids website and submit it to Music and Kids at firstname.lastname@example.org or Music and Kids, P.O. Box 619, Palmdale, CA 93551.
Silver Sponsorship ($2,500):
Bronze Sponsorship ($1,000):
Chuck Murphy and Napynap will perform, with support by student performers from Music and Kids and Gabriel's House programs. These students are currently enrolled with Music and Kids and have shown progress and promise in their performance skills.
Family Days at Courson Park are held by the City of Palmdale throughout the summer to bring joy, support, and entertainment to the residents in the neighborhoods surrounding Courson Park.
Family Day in Courson Park takes place on the following Sundays in the summer of 2019 from 3 - 5 PM. June 9, June 23, July 14, July 28, August 11, August 25, September 8 and September 22.
Celeste Pérez (Music and Kids Student) and Walker Gibson (Education Director for Music and Kids)
JJ Schramm was the Joe Walker STEALTH Academy Band director for 19 years, retiring in 2017. Mr. Schramm expected excellence and nothing less. Under his leadership students excelled both musically and personally. Students reached their full potential and it showed in their music and maturity.
This award recognizes an individual who exemplifies the legacy that Mr. Schramm created at Joe Walker Middle School. This student possesses kindness, humility, strength both on a personal and musical level while striving for excellence!