2015-2016 Music Classes REGISTER NOW!
                        Children and adults.
Call for registration or questions 305.442.2283.
Contact us here or visit our Programs Page.

Calendar

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

Calendar of group classes 2015-2016

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

Click here for complete information on group classes

2015

SEPTEMBER

Thursday 10:  First day of Rock Band (14 weeks until December 17 for semester 1)

Friday 11:  First day of Rock Band (14 weeks until December 18 for semester 1)

Saturday 12:  First day of Foundation of Music (13 weeks until December 12 for semester 1)

• First day of Youth String Ensembles (13 weeks until December 12 for semester 1) 

• First day of Mini Musical Theatre (13 weeks until December 12 and show on December 13)

• First day of Broadway Musicals (Kids & Junior Musical Theatre - 14 weeks until April 30, 2016)

• Thursday 17:  First day of Keyboard Kids (10 weeks until November 19)    

• Saturday 19:  First day of Keyboard Kids (10 weeks until November 21)

2016

JANUARY

• Thursday 7:  First day of Rock Band (20 weeks until May 26 for semester 2)

• Friday 8:  First day of Rock Band (20 weeks until May 27 for semester 2)

• Saturday 9:  First day of String Ensembles (15 weeks until May 14 for semester 2)

• First day of Mini Musical Theatre (14 weeks until April 16 and show on April 17)

• First day of Foundation of Music (15 weeks until May 14 for semester 2)

• Thursday 14:  Fisrt day of Keyboard Kids (10 weeks until March 17)

FEBRUARY

• Saturday 20: First day of Keyboard Kids (10 weeks until April 29)  



General Calendar 2015-2016

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

The conservatory is open most of the year except for the holidays listed below and DOES NOT CLOSE on Teacher's Planning Days. The current holidays observed are:

- Labor Day (Monday, September 7, 2015)
- Thanksgiving (Thursday, November 26 through Sunday 29, 2015 )
- Christmas Holidays (Monday, December 21, 2015 through Sunday, January 3, 2016)
- Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Monday, January 18, 2016)
- All Presidents’ Day (Monday, February 15, 2016)
- Spring Break (Monday, March 21 through Sunday, March 27, 2016)
- Memorial Day (Monday, May 30, 2016)
- Summer Holiday (Friday, July 1 through Sunday 17, 2016)

- On the weekends of January 30 and February 6, the conservatory is hosting the FFMC (Florida Federation of Music Clubs) Competition. There will be no regular classes these days. 

holiday calendar

2015

JULY

• Friday 17:  7:00PM:  Open Mic  |  Florida Guitar Foundation (free event open to the general public)

Monday 20 - Friday 24:  Music Summer Camps

• Wednesday 29:  Piano Honor Roll Entrance Examination (second)

Thursday 30 & Friday 31:  Piano Master Classes with Miriam Garagnani

AUGUST

Monday 3 & Tuesday 4:  Piano Master Classes with Miriam Garagnani 

• Friday 14:  7:00PM:  Open Mic  |  Florida Guitar Foundation (free event open to the general public)

• Wednesday 19:  Piano honor Roll Entrance Examination (last)

• Monday 24:  Fall classes resume (start of the new academic year)

SEPTEMBER

• Monday 7:  Closed for Labor Day (no classes)

• Friday 11:  7:00PM: Open Mic  |  Florida Guitar Foundation (free event open to the general public)

• Saturday 19:  4:00PM & 6:00PM:  Honor Roll Recitals and Awards (Beginner & Intermediate)

Sunday 20:  3:00PM:  Karkowska Sisters Duo Concert (piano and violin)

Saturday 26:  4:00PM:  Honor Roll Recital and Awards (Advanced)

OCTOBER

• Friday 16:  7:00PM:  Open Mic  |  Florida Guitar Foundation (free event open to the general public)

• Saturday 17:  7:30PM:  Piano Concert  |  Javier Sardinas

Friday 23:  6:30PM:  Performance Practice for MCM students (instrumental and voice)

• Saturday 24: 

3:30PM:  Halloween Musimini (concert for children)

7:30PM:  Cello Concert  |  Isaac Casal  |  Piano Accompaniment: Victor Soto

• Saturady 31:  3:30PM:  Halloween Parade and Open Mic for the MCM students

NOVEMBER

Saturday 7:  4:00-8:00PM:  Recording Session for MCM students (closed to the public)

• Friday 13:  

4:00PM:  Master Class with Rafael Padrón (free event open to the general public)

7:00PM:  Open Mic  |  Florida Guitar Foundation (free event open to the general public)

• Saturday 14: 

4:00PM:  Workshop for Piano Players - Alexander Technique (free event)

7:30PM:  Piano Concert | Adrian Quesada 

Deadline to apply to Florida Federation of Music Clubs (FFMC)

Friday 20:  6:30PM:  Performance Practice for MCM students (instrumental and voice)

• Saturday 21:  4:00PM:  La Plume Young Writers' Contest Award Ceremony and Book Signing

• Thursday 26 - Sunday 29:  Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday (no classes)

MCM STUDENT RECITAL

• 6:30PM:  Monday 30

DECEMBER

MCM STUDENT RECITALS TBC

• 4:30PM:  Wednesday 2, 9 & 16
• 6:30PM:  Wednesday 2 
• 2:00PM: Saturday 19

MCM STUDENT RECITALS Confirmed

Tuesday 1:  6:30PM:  Guitar Student Recital from the studios of Prof. Federico Musgrove and Jose Alfredo Fernandez

Thursday 3:  7:00PM:  Open Mic  |  Guitar Foundation (free event open to the general public)

Friday 4:  7:00PM:  MCM Rock Band Performances from the Guitar Studios of Profs. Jose Alfredo Fernandez and Federico Musgrove

Saturday 5:  4:00PM:  Coconut Grove Christmas Tree Lighting

Monday 7:  6:30PM:  Voice Student Recital from the studio of Prof. Katherine Mohr, Amy Alvarado and Nicole Avesani

Tuesday 8:  6:30PM:  Drum Student Recital from the studio of Prof. Bobby Thomas Jr.

Wednesday 9:  6:30PM:  Violin studio of Profs. Svetlana Forte, Vivian Torres and Andres Trujillo, and Cello studio of Prof. Alain Orbiz

Thursday 10:  6:30PM:  Piano Student Recital from the studio of Prof. Lisset Marichal

Friday 11:  7:00PM:  Piano Student Recital from the studios of Profs. Tabitha Barattini and Daniel Escudero

• Sunday 13:  Mini Musical Theater Dress Rehearsal and Show:  Toys

Monday 14:  6:30PM:  String Ensembles Recital 

Wednesday 16:  6:30PM:  Piano Honor Roll Student Recital

Thursday 17:  6:30PM:  Piano Student Recital from the studios of Prof. Monica Nordelo and Adrian Quesada

• Saturday 19:  

10:00AM:  Flute & Piano Student Recital from the studio of Profs. Oderlyn Gutiez and Teofana Mezincescu

Noon:  Piano Student Recital from the studio of Prof. Javier Sardinas and Violin Student Recital from the studio of Prof. Viera Borisova

Monday 21 – Thursday 31:  Closed for Christmas Holidays (no classes)

2016

JANUARY

 Friday 1 – Sunday 3:  Closed for New Year’s Holiday (no classes)

Monday 4:  Regular classes resume

Saturday 9:  4:00PM:  Workshop for Strings Players - Alexander Technique (free event)

Sunday 17:  Finals of the Alhambra Orchestra's Ray Millette Young Artist Concerto Competition

Monday 18:  Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes)

Friday 22:  7:00PM:  Open Mic  |  Florida Guitar Foundation (free event open to the general public) 

Thursday 28:  6:30PM:  Performance Practice for Federation

 Saturday 30 - Sunday 31: Florida Federation of Music Clubs (FFMC) Competition at MCM for Broward and Miami-Dade Counties (no regular classes)

FEBRUARY

Saturday and Sunday 6 & 7:  Florida Federation of Music Clubs (FFMC) Competition at MCM for Broward and Miami Dade counties (no regular classes)

Monday 8:  La Plume Creative Writing Workshop | Character Development. Information here.

Monday 15: Closed for All Presidents' Day Holiday (no classes)

 Friday 19:  7:00PM:  Open Mic  |  Florida Guitar Foundation (free event open to the general public)

Saturday 20:  3:30PM: MusiMini (concert for children)

Saturday 27:  4:00PM:  Federation Award Ceremony (MCM students)

MARCH

Friday 4:  8:00PM:  Voice Concert | Lauren Hartman, Katherine Mohr and Jared Peroune

Saturday 5:  

4:00PM:  Composer's Master Class with Carlos Puig-Hatem (composer, arranger, conductor - classical, jazz and film)

7:00 - 10:00PM:  FAM Night (free music)

Friday 11:  7:00PM:  Open Mic  |  Florida Guitar Foundation (freen event open to the general public) 

• Saturday 12:  4:00PM:  Piano Master Class for Honor Roll students with Dr. Jose Lopez

• Thursday 17 - April 10:  Youth Fair Competition

Monday 21 – Sunday 27:  Closed for Spring Break (no classes)

APRIL

• Saturday 2:  7:00 - 10:00PM:  FAM Night (free music)

Sunday 10:  MCM Youth Concerto Competition auditions

Tuesday 12:  La Plume Creative Writing Workshop | Creating Impactful Openings and Closings. Information here.

Friday 15:  7:00PM:  Open Mic  |  Florida Guitar Foundation (free event open to the general public)

Saturday 16:  7:30PM:  Piano Concert | Adrian Quesada

Sunday 17:  Mini Musical Theater Dress Rehearsal and Shows at 1PM and 3PM  |  Bugz

Saturday 23:  3:30PM:  String Master Class with F.I.U. Professor Marcia Littley 

Saturday 30:  3:30PM:   MusiMini (concert for children)

MAY

Sunday 1:  Broadway Musicals Dress Rehearsals and Shows 

2:00PM:  Alice in Wonderland Jr.

8:00PM:  Into The Woods

 Saturday 7:  7:00PM - 10:00PM:  FAM Night (free music)

• Friday 13:  7:00PM:  Open Mic  | Florida Guitar Foundation (free event open to the general public)

Sunday 15:  

Noon:  Honor Roll Concert at UM

5:00PM:  MCM Gala  |  MCM Youth Concerto Competition winners and MCM Youth String Ensembles side by side concert at UM

Tuesday 17:  La Plume Creative Writing Workshop | Dialogue and Description. Information here.

Wednesday 18:  

4:00PM:  Cast party for Alice in Wonderland Jr. musical

5:00PM:  Cast party for Into the Woods musical

Saturday 21:  7:30PM:  Piano & Cello Concert  |  Monica Nordelo and Isaac Casal 

• Monday 30:  Closed for Memorial Day (no classes)

MCM STUDENT RECITALS
• 6:30PM:  Monday 23 - Thursday 26 and Tuesday 31
• 7:00PM:  Fridays 20 & 27
9:30PM, 11:30PM & 1:30PM:  Saturdays 21
• All day:  Saturday 28

JUNE

MCM STUDENT RECITALS
• 6:30PM:  Wednesday 1 and Monday 6 - Thursday 9
• 7:00PM:  Friday 10
• All day:  Saturday 4 & 11
• Thursday 2:  Voice Recital from the studio of Prof. Jennifer Voigt

Wednesday 15:  Honor Roll Entrance Examination

•  Friday 17:  Open Mic  |  Florida Guitar Foundation (free event open to the general public)

SUMMER 2016

Summer schedule starts Monday, June 20 until August 19
No Saturday classes from June 25 - August 20
No regular group classes

JUNE

Music classes are rescheduled to fit parents and teachers summer schedule

• Monday 20 - Friday 24:  Music Summer Camps

JULY

Friday 1 - Sunday 17:  Closed for Summer Holidays (no classes)

• Thursday 21:  Honor Roll Entrance Examination  

• Monday 25 - Friday 29:  Music Summer Camps

AUGUST

• Wednesday 10:  Honor Roll Entrance Examination

FALL 2016

AUGUST

•  Monday 22:  2016-2017 classes resume.


AddThis Social Bookmark Button

  • All Presidents' Day Holiday. MCM closed.
    February 15, 2016 (8:00 am - 9:00 am)
    (Miami Conservatory of Music) (School announcements)

    The Miami Conservatory of Musc is closed this Monday, February 15, in observanxce of All Presidents' Day Holiday.

  • OPEN MIC - Florida Guitar Foundation - FREE EVENT
    February 19, 2016 (7:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
    (Miami Conservatory of Music) (Guitar)

    open mic 02.19.16

    The Florida Guitar Foundation is inviting all guitarists in the community to their next performance forum. Volunteers who would like to perform can contact them at info@floridaguitarfoundation.org.

    This event is open to the public at no charge. Anyone...

  • MUSIMINI CONCERT FOR CHILDREN. All about Strings!
    February 20, 2016 (3:30 pm - 4:30 pm)
    (Miami Conservatory of Music) (Special Events)

    feb_musi_web

    Created by French violonist Anne Chicheportiche, this Musimini interactive concert in 3 acts let the children discover various music stryles and instruments presented by renowned artists as well as degustate and even bake special delicacies. An...

  • FFMC Competition AWARD CEREMONY for MCM Students
    February 27, 2016 (4:00 pm - 5:00 pm)
    (Miami Conservatory of Music) (School announcements)

    The MCM Students who participated in the Florida Federation of Music Clubs Competition and received the highest ratings will be recognized and awarded.

    Saturday, February 27 at 4PM.

    Miami Conservatory of Music Hall.

  • Benefit VOICE CONCERT "A Bohemian Life"
    March 04, 2016 (8:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
    (Miami Conservatory of Music) (School announcements)

    mcm_bohemian_web

    A wonderful evening recital, "A Bohemian Life," created and performed by Katherine Mohr, soprano, Lauren Hartman, soprano, and Jared Peroune on the piano. 

    Listen to works of Puccini, Dvorak, Bizet and more.

    This is a benefit concert, for the...

  • COMPOSER'S MASTER CLASS with Carlos Puig-Hatem. Free admission. Composer, arranger, conductor.
    March 05, 2016 (4:00 pm - 5:00 pm)
    (Miami Conservatory of Music) (Special Events)

    carlos puig-hatem head shot

    This Compser's Master Class is for the MCM students but anyone is invited to come and listen. 

    Since the beginning of his career in 1985 with the creation of "Babel Latin Jazz Quintet", Puig-Hatem has worked with musicians such as Joel Thome, Victor...

  • OPEN MIC - Florida Guitar Foundation - FREE EVENT
    March 11, 2016 (7:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
    (Miami Conservatory of Music) (Guitar)

    open mic picture

    The Florida Guitar Foundation is inviting all guitarists in the community to their next performance forum. Volunteers who would like to perform can contact them at info@floridaguitarfoundation.org.

    This event is open to the public at no charge. Anyone...

  • PIANO MASTER CLASS with Dr. Jose Lopez. Free admission.
    March 12, 2016 (4:00 pm - 5:00 pm)
    (Miami Conservatory of Music) (Piano)

    Part of the Honor Roll Program, each student accepted in this program get the opportunity to receive a Master Class conducted this year by Dr. Jose Lopez.

    jose lopez pic

    Dr. Jose Lopez is Associate Professor and Coordinator of the Keyboard Studies Program at Florida...

  • MCM closed for Spring Break March 21 - 27. Back Monday the 28th. .
    March 21, 2016 (8:00 am - 9:00 am)
    (Miami Conservatory of Music) (School announcements)

    The Miami Conservatory of Musc is closed from March 21 - 27 for the Spring Break. All classes resume as usual on Mondan, March 28.

Currently at MCM
  • Florida Federation of Music Clubs Competition
    February 06, 2016 (9:00 am - 10:00 am)

    (Miami Conservatory of Music) (Special Events)

    Florida Federation of Music Clubs (FFMC) is affiliated with the National Federation of Music Clubs and dedicated to the purpose of furthering music education. It offers an opportunity to perform and be evaluated by professional music educators.

    FFMC is...

  • LA PLUME WRITING WORKSHOP: Character Development
    February 08, 2016 (3:45 pm - 4:45 pm)

    (Miami Conservatory of Music) (Special Events)

    workshop ms

    As part of the numerous prizes the winners of La Plume Young Writers' Contest received, there is included a series of three Creative Writing Workshops sponsored by Miami Conservatory of Music and conducted by the many award-winning author Laurie B....

View Full Calendar

Faculty Recital Program

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

Saturday, January 26, 2013

Miami Conservatory of Music Hall

8:00PM

There will be an intermission and refreshments.

Meet the artists after the recital.

- Viera BORISOVA - Viola

Variations For Viola Solo by Fedor Druzhinin

- Federico MUSGROVE - Guitar

Farewell by Sergio Assad

Son Del Barrio by Eduardo Martin

- Glenda DEL E. - Piano and Voice

Adventures in D by Yusef Diaz Escobar

- Oderlyn GUTIEZ - Flute and

Teofana MEZINCESCU - Piano

Fantaisie Pastorale Hongroise, Op.26 by Albert Franz Doppler

- Amy ALVARADO - Soprano

Habanera from the opera "Carmen" by George Bizet

Stars And The Moon from the musical "Songs For A New World"

by Jason Robert Brown

- Charles Axel EKENDAHL - Guitar

in duet with Federico MUSGROVE

Tango, Milonga y Final in 3 Movements by Maximo Diego Pujol

- Svetlana FORTE - Violin and

Teofana MEZINCESCU - Piano

Fantasiestücke, Op.73 by Robert Schumann

- Andres TRUJILLO - Violin and

Darleen TRUJILLO - Piano

Spring Sonata, 1st Movement Allegro from Sonata No5 in F Major

by Ludwig van Beethoven

Primavera Porteña by Astor Piazzola

and more ......

String Players Needed

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

Immediate opening in our orchestra for string musicians... violin, viola, cello/bass

srings_banner2

•  ages 6 - 9 | beginners, Saturdays 10am-11am
•  ages 10 - 12 | intermediate, Saturdays 11am-noon
•  and regardless of age for advanced students, Saturdays. 1pm-2pm.


Session started August 25. Fee will be adjusted and is $10 per class.
Everyone is invited to come and visit.


MIAMI CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC
miami-winner-badge
miami happening
Congratulations to Miami Conservatory of Music on being voted by thousands of locals a winner in the Music Instrustion category in the 2015 Miami Happening List Competition.

_________________________________________________________

upcoming_piano

Friday, February 19 | 7:00PM at the conservatory
Guitar Open Mic | Free admission

open mic 02.19.16

Open to all volunteers who who would like to perform. The idea
is to offer a friendly environment for performers and a forum
where we can discuss guitar related subjects with all participants. 

_______________________________________________

Saturday, February 20 | 3:30PM at the conservatory

MUSIMINI Concert for Children | All about Strings!

feb_musi_web

This Musimini interactive concert in 3 acts let the children discover various music stryles and instruments presented by renowned artists as well as degustate and even bake special delicacies. An educational, unique, enjoyable and tasty experience in a welcoming and small environment that will be unforgettable to all. Information and tickets here.

_______________________________________________________

mcm_bohemian_web

Friday, March 4

Voice Concert | 8:00PM at the conservatory

Admission by donation | Complimentary wine & cheese

_______________________________________

La Plume 2016 Young Wtriters' Contest is now open for registration.

Click here!

mca_laplume_webflier16 1

_______________________________________________________
Youth String Ensembles
4 Levels - Ages 5 - 18
You can still join! 
mini string ensemble
string orchestra
_____________________________________________________

pic coconut chamber bw - cropped

Congratulations to Brigitte Kishlar, Founder and President, who was awarded in 2015 "Entrepreneur of the Year" by the Coconut Grove Chamber of Commerce, prize given for excellence in business and to people whose efforts make the community better and brighter, and nominated for 2016 "Business Leader of the Year".

haley 1  
Congratulations to Haley Fishberger
from the piano and composition studio of Professor Monica Nordelo. She was named again this year a 2016 National YoungArts Foundation Merit winner in VOICE/Popular.

honors beginner
honors intermediate
honor roll advanced group
Congratulations to our 2015-2016 Honor Roll students.

carnegie 4 carnegie 6 
Congratulations
to Sophia Molina, 12 years old, who performed at Carnegie Hall this last December. She was also awarded the second place of the Florida Federation of Music Clubs Junior Convention held in Jacksonville. This competitiopn was at the Florida state level. She is a student of the conservatory violin studio of Prof. Andres Trujillo and was accompanied on the piano by Prof. Monica Nordelo.

award brigitte retouched bw - copy
Congratulations
to Brigitte Kishlar, President and Founder, who in March was awarded by the French Minister of Culture the title of "Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters" in recognition of her contributions to the arts and literature.

  • BROADWAY

    WATCH


  • WATCH & LISTEN

    LISTEN

  • GIVE

    GIVE

     
  • GIFT OF MUSIC

    piani_smweb

     
  • GALLERY

    WATCH



  •  BUY TICKETS

    concert_cello



  • PAYMENTS

    PAYMENTS

  • GET NEWSLETTER

    SUBSCRIBE

    Enter your email here.