May Newsletter 2013
In This Issue
-Funfest, an annual music fesival for students of all levels
-Did you read your newsletter contest (not just for current students)
-Refer A Friend And Get $25.00
-Pre-Registration for current students only - May 13- May 25, 2013
-Funfest - July 7, 2013
-Summer Camps - July 2013
Fact: Music students that take the summer off spend 3 to 4 weeks in the fall reviewing and catching up on everything they forgot over the break!
Fact: Students that take lessons during the summer get more out of their music education than those that don’t.
The Academy of Music will be open on Tuesdays and Wednesdays for private lessons from July 2, 2013 – August 14, 2013.
Why take lessons in the summer?
In September you will be able to continue where you left off without wasting time (and money) on review
Make up classes available weekly so you can still go on holidays
Save the $25 pre-registration and still hold your spot for September
Perform in our optional summer concert on August 15, 2013
Get even more out your summer lessons, take one hour per week
Summer schedule is first come first served
Annual music festival through the Ontario Music Teachers Guild
Did you know that the Academy of Music is a member of the Ontario Music Teachers' Guild?
The Ontario Music Teachers Guild is a non-profit organization dedicated to continually improving and enhancing the experience of
learning music. Membership in the guild allows us the opportunity to learn about the newest
teaching techniques and methods so that we may bring them our
The Funfest Competition provides an opportunity for students to perform
music and achieve an award which recognizes their hard work and efforts. All the
participants are winners. Funfest is designed to encourage students of all
ages and levels to perform in a variety of categories such as solos, duets, groups, rock bands, and choirs. The festival is run by the Ontario Music
Teachers’ Guild and each event brings students from all over Southern Ontario
together for a large scale festival which is both exciting and rewarding.
This year's festival is on July 7, 2013 in the beautiful Niagara region.
Your teacher and the office now have Funfest entry forms. Each entry allows you to perform in 3 categories.
Music is a performance art. Help your children get the full experience in music education by signing them up for Funfest this year.
Here are few pictures of previous Funfest's
Don't miss out on Funfest 2013
The Academy of Music offers summer camps for children aged 6 though to adults
All camps are from 9:00am - 4:00pm Monday through Friday.
Optional before and after care is available to all students.
Click on a camp for details
You Read Your Newsletter Contest! March 2013
(not just for current students)
To increase readership of the Academy of
Music Newsletter, each month we will feature a new contest winner or a new
contest. Be sure to read your newsletter each month to see if your name has
been drawn or you might miss out!
This month’s winner is "Jonathan Britton"
Jonathan is the winner of our monthly newsletter contest.
Just give the office a
call to claim your $10 iTunes gift card.
Refer A Friend And Get $25.00
If you refer a friend to the Academy and they register
we will send you a thank you gift of $25.00 by refunding $25.00
to your account.
It’s EASY to refer.
Just have your friend mention
your name when they register and we'll take care of the rest!
appreciate your referral!
Referrals are not valid for immediate
Add a family member to your account and get a free $25.00
See office staff for details.