RC Music Academy’s Measure 5 to perform at Wesley Willows
Wednesday, November 04, 2009
For immediate release – 10/26/09
Contact: Marti Franz, 815-226-4168 (Music Academy) or TiAnna Anderson, (Wesley Willows), 815-316-6001
Measure 5 String Ensemble from the Music Academy of Rockford College will be the third performance of the Wesley Willows Concert Series, November 10, 7 p.m. at the Town Center Auditorium on the Wesley Willows campus.
Tickets for the performance are $5 and are available for purchase by calling the Wesley Willows concierge at 815-316-6060 or 815-316-1525.
The ensemble, under the direction of Rachel Handlin, string program director of the Music Academy, is comprised of students from ages 13 to 18 who have studied music for an average of 12 years. Instrumental instruction can begin as early as age 3 via the Suzuki Method and Philosophy. The academy’s vision is to provide high quality, affordable instruction and performance opportunities to academy students regardless of age or ability. One-half of the proceeds raised at this concert will be donated to the group for scholarship funds.
The Wesley Willows Concert Series is a resident-driven program aimed at providing easily accessible high-end entertainment for residents and friends.
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