June 2nd, 2014

June News

Hello everyone! Welcome to summer!! Here at NSMA we’re getting into the swing of summer lessons. Below are some reminders for summer lessons as well as looking ahead to fall lessons!

Summer Business Hours: Saturdays 12:00-4:00pm, Sundays 12:00-7:00pm, and Mondays 11:30am-7:00pm. I will hold lessons, have meetings, answer emails and phone calls during this time. Please do not come up to the house if it is not during posted business hours. Thank you.

No Lessons: There will be NO LESSONS 6/18 – 6/25 as I will be out of town. Please make sure you mark your calendars!

Fall 2014 Semester: The 2014 fall semester will begin Monday August 18th. Pre-registration for all current students will be July 1 – 31. Registration will be open for all students starting in the 2014 Summer semester or on the wait list for the Fall semester August 1. Please contact me with any questions.

Tuition Payment Reminder: Tuition Payments are due the first lesson of every month with a grace period until the 10th of the month. If tuition is received after the 10th of the month, a $10.00 late fee will be assessed. Please drop off your payment with your student at lesson, send the payment in the mail or you can drop it off anytime in the secure white drop box attached to the mailbox. Please do not come up to the house to drop off payment if it is not during your student’s lesson time. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

New Students: If you are a potential new student and are interested in lessons, my schedule for is currently full and I have a wait list started. Please contact me at megan.e.felts@gmail.com for more information on NSMA and how to sign up on the wait list for lessons.

Music Around Town:

Juneau Lyric Opera will be holding auditions on June 4 for musical theatre solos for their annual Mid-Summer Vocal Festival. Please visit www.juneauopera.org for more information.

Perseverance Theatre will be holding auditions on June 8 for their upcoming production of the musical ‘Chicago.’ Please visit www.perseverancetheatre.org for more information.

Juneau Symphony will be performing their farewell performance to conductor Kyle Wylie Pickett June 14 & 15. Please visit www.juneausymphony.org for more information.

Perseverance Theatre will be returning with their STAR program for kids 10 – 18 June 30 – August 3. Please visit their website for more information.

The Juneau Arts and Humanities Council has a running list of community activities available online at www.jahc.org.

That’s all for now! Thank you all for continuing to make music an important part of your life!!