May 2022 Newsletter

June 2022 Newsletter

Celebrate Meridian Festival

Saturday, June 25th, 2022

 
Okemos Music Academy will be sponsoring the main music stage at the Celebrate Meridian Festival on Saturday, June 25th, 2022.
 
-Student and teacher performances will be held at the Main Stage @ the Farmer’s Market from 11:00 am-2:00 pm
 
-Stop by our booth in the vendor’s section for fun, free giveaways, and to get entered into our drawing for a chance to win 1 of 4 great prizes!
1st prize: ONE YEAR OF FREE MUSIC LESSONS!!
2nd prize: Electric Guitar!
3rd prize: Electric Keyboard!
4th prize: Karaoke machine!
 
Call or text (517) 664-1110 to get signed up!

OKEMOS MUSIC ACADEMY RECEIVES THE 2022 BEST OF OKEMOS AWARD!

We are very honored to have received this award and want to thank our Okemos Music Academy families, staff, teachers, and most importantly, our amazing students!

MUSICAL LADDER SYSTEM®

Okemos Music Academy is the only music school in Greater Lansing that gives its students the opportunity to earn special color wristband bracelets, trophies, AND certificates for passing musical tests with the Musical Ladder System®.
 
Find out more about the Musical Ladder System® at LansingMusicLessons.com or contact the office staff at 517-664-1110!

WELCOME NEW STUDENTS!

Please welcome our new students who registered in May! 

Rachel L.
Lillian D.
Madeline G.
Isonga M.
Megan V.
Steve C.
Danielle K.
Judy D.
Emunah M.
Deakon V.
Adalaya V.
Avery N.
Aizlynn M.
Norah T.
Hadley H.
Ella S.
Sienna R.
Caitlyn Y.
Jeff L.
Parker W.
Rylan R.
Rob R.
Coda T.
Aria D.
Narain V.
Anisha R.
Holly D.
Adeline R.
Bryn K.
Gabriella G.
Joseph J.
Molly S.
Madeline G.
Stan S.
Harvey S.
Mira M.
Noelle C.
Maxwell B.
Thomas R.
Ella G.
Ayan C.
Hailee S.
Noah E.
Melodie W.
Evan C.
Isabell A.
Annlyn A.
Stephen S.
Lian M.
Cullen M.
Joseph S.

Welcome and thank you for being a part of Okemos Music Academy!

Pet of the Month

Jadey
 

Okemos Music Academy’s Pet of the Month is Jadey, owned by student, Gillian!

For being selected, Jadey and Gillian will receive a $20 Soldans Gift Card and will also have their picture on our Facebook and Instagram page, in our lobby, and at Soldans in Okemos!
 
If you would like to win a $20 gift card to Soldan’s Pet Supplies, email a picture of your OMA student and Pet to
info@okemosmusicacademy.com and you could win next!

Student of the Month

Caroline!

Instrument: 
Violin
 
Teacher: Peter
 
What is the first thing you would buy if you had a
million dollars? A fancy organ
 
Favorite subject: Math
 
Favorite Food: Chocolate Cake!
 
Favorite Color: Sky Blue
 
If you could own any wild animal, what would you
choose? A Sea Otter
 
What movie or tv show makes you laugh the
most? The Flintstones
 
Favorite Song or Band: Here Comes the Sun
 
If you could have any superpower, what would you pick? Being able to fly!
 
 
Thanks for the interview, Caroline, and congratulations on being chosen as our Student of the Month! She won a Target gift card. Be sure to do a great job at your lessons, and you may be chosen next!

Is Your Teacher Sold Out?

Many teachers have sold out. If you need a schedule change or would like to be added to a waiting list for a particular teacher, day, or time, please contact any of our office staff team and they can add you to the waiting list.  
 
VOICE:
Sarah Wallace: Monday: 2 Spots Left
Marie Vavro-Clise: Sunday: 1 Spot Left
Shelly Gleason: Tuesday: 1 Spot Left
Catharine Harrell: Sunday: 2 Spots Left
 
GUITAR:
Sebastian Quesada: SOLD OUT
Steve Pinckney: Monday: 1 Spot Left
Jim Pinckney: Tuesday: 1 Spot Left
Adam Meinerding: Monday: 1 Spot Left
Onur Alakavuklar: Friday: 1 Spot Left
Jon Wagner: Monday: 1 Spot Left
 
PIANO:
Susan Froman: Monday: 1 Spot Left
Liudmila Bondar: Monday: 2 Spots Left
Feng Kang: Monday: 5 Spots Left
Fred Issac: Sunday:1 Spot Left
Rachel Stergios: Wednesday: 3 Spots Left
Alexis Simpson: Sunday: 2 Spots Left
 
DRUMS: 
Geoff Lewis: Wednesday: 2 Spots Left
 
STRINGS (Violin/Viola):
Peter Kent: Tuesday: 3 Spots Left 
Alirna Korieva: Saturdays: 4 Spots Left
Hsin-Ju Yu: Wednesday: 1 Spot Left
Sarai Aboites: Thursday: 2 Spots Left
 
WOODWINDS (Saxophone/Clarinet/Flute):
Gary Clavette: SOLD OUT
 
BRASS (Trombone, French Horn, Trumpet):
Joe Schmidt: Wednesday: 1 Spot Left

Upcoming Dates

Celebrate Meridian Festival-Main Stage
Saturday, June 25th, 2022 @ 11:00 am-2:00 pm
 
Independence Day-Closed
Monday, July 4th, 2022
 
National Anthem Performance at Jackson Field
Sunday, August 21st, 2022

IT'S EASY TO TAKE THE FIRST STEP.

IT’S EASY TO TAKE THE FIRST STEP.
Ready to start? You have nothing to lose.
Sign-up is easy and parent-friendly, with helpful staff at the front desk seven days a week to serve you. Because we only offer lessons on a month-to-month basis, there are no large upfront payments, no complicated contracts, no annual material or performance fees, and no semester minimums.

Lessons are first come, first serve, so visit www.LansingMusicLessons.com and select “Register Now”, or contact us today to arrange your first lesson!

Lessons are available seven days a week and are scheduled once a week.
A one-time registration fee of $30 per student (maximum $60 per family) is due only at the time of registration.

Lesson & Office Hours
Mon-Thurs
10:30am – 8:30pm
Fridays
12:30pm – 7:00pm
Saturdays
9:00am – 3:00pm
Sundays
12:00pm – 5:00pm

Okemos Music Academy
(517)588-6071
2220 University Park Dr.
Okemos, MI 48864