Jammin Kids "Notes" . . . February 2013 Jammin Kids International Music Academy offers world class music instruction in a variety of instruments, including voice, for kids of ALL ages. We also offer music lessons for beginners, music lessons for kids and for adults. In This Issue MUSIC REVIEWS Dear Fan of JK, WINTER SCHEDULE ADMIN UPDATES Show your love for music!CALENDAR:Wed. 2/6+13+20+27/13: : ) DianeWeekly Little Mozart Music Reviews:Group Class @12:15.Sun. 2/10/13:JK sponsors a MusicalPlaying Patch at theWeston Arts Council JK was invited to perform at"Celebration of the Arts" atWeston Town Center from the recent St. Bonaventure12-5. Come out and try a Parish Picnic . There were manynew instrument! great performances but MattsSun. 2/10/13: student all girl Garage Band "NoMatts student Garage Band"Subconscious" opens forthe Rhythm & Jews Music Plan B" was the highlight of theFestival at Bnai Aviv show showcasing their awesomeSynagogue beginning at12-4 pm. new lead singer Maiya Massena, also one of Dannys students.
Thurs. 2/14/13: Matts other student Garage BandJK offers ValentineSerenades! "Subconscious" was also recentlySat. 2/23/13: invited to perform at the St.In-House Strings Recital Andrews Carnival and Cypressw/Vincent & Marceesviolin students @6 pm Bay H.S. s Coffee HouseMon. 2/25/13: evening.16-Week Spring Sessionbegins.Mon. 2/25/13: LITTLE MOZARTS:Monthly auto payments We are in week 2 of the 10 week Winter Sessionprocessed. of the Little Mozart group class for toddlers & their parents or caregivers. The class occurs atUpcoming: 12:15 on Wednesdays until Wed. April 3. (ASun. 6/9/13: second spring 10 week session will run from theJK Annual Grand Recital week of April 10 to June 12th.) We got off to a@STA Bienes Art Ctr (times delayed start due to teacher illness. The class isTBA) now being taught by piano & voice instructor Jeannette "Gigi". The cost for this session is $100Teacher/Staff News: (thats only $10 per class!) plus a $15 registration fee per family as well as the required lesson packetJK piano instructor for $60 (discounted from $70 for classJeannette "Gigi" will beperforming at a special participants). Private Little Mozart lessons forValentines Day dinner & children 6 years & younger are also available ifconcert with her Jazz Trio at these group classes are not convenient. An optionalthe Grand Palms Resort. smaller Little Mozart packet is also available forRSVP at 954-499-7715 or only $30 for the private classes.www.GrandPalmsResort.com.JK Brass Instructor Jose isrepresenting JK at a low JAZZ MUSIC SCHOLARSHIPS:brass seminar at UCF. The Gold Coast Jazz Society sponsors theDrum & guitar teacher, as well Jeannette M. Russell Jazzas wknd admin/retail staff, Scholarships (deadline 3/1/13) &John, is relocating to the West Competition (April 13 @Dillard H.S.). ForCoast to pursue new more info go to: www.GoldCoast.educational & professionalmusic opportunities. He plans JazzSociety.com. (Applications for collegeto be back for JK camp this scholarships must use applications fromsummer! www.fafsa.ed.gov.) JK is also a member of
the GCJS which sponsors "First Friday Jazz Jams" where student jazz musicians are invited to jam with real jazz pros each month from 2/1/13 (to 6/7/13) from 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. at ArtServe, 1350 E. Sunrise Blvd. in Ft. Lauderdale. Audience members of all ages areNew Teacher/ Staff welcome & admission is free. They also sponsorWelcome: a jazz concert series offering tickets to studentsMichael guitar for only $10.Kyle drumsAdriana pianoShawn bass/guitarPreston guitarMegan wknd admin JK Admin Reminders:Jammin Kids We are in week 5 of our 8 week WinterTeacher Profile: Session which ends on Sun. Feb. 24. (Our 16Carlos is originally from week Spring Session runs from Mon. Feb. 25Cuba. He graduated from - Sun. June 16.) We will only be closed onthe percussion program of Easter Sunday March 31, 2013. Our 2013the National School of Annual Grand Recital is scheduled forArts in Havana. Carlos was Sunday June 9. Mark your calendars!one of the founders of theVocal Sampling" group Please email us any schedule changes inwhich makes the sounds ofvarious instruments with writing & also remember that any & all make-only the human voice. He ups must occur within the current Winteralso formed his own vocal Session and are not carried over into the nextperforming group. Carlos Spring Session. If you are having difficultyhas performed around the scheduling a make up with your regularworld from Latin America to teacher, please schedule with one of our manyNorth America, Europe &Asia. He has worked with other wonderful instructors as a substitute.such musical artists asOscar D. Leon, Ruben Lessons can always be rescheduled with 24Blades, Celia Cruz and many notice, however please remember that there isothers. He resides in South a $5 re-scheduling fee for any & all lessons notFlorida & continues to occurring at their regular time.perform throughout thearea. Carlos teaches drums,Latin percussion and voice.To learn more about Carloscheck out his website:www.DLaPortillaSamplerShow.com
JK welcomed the following new families in Jan.: JK Staff Bdays: Mon. 2/18/13: Acosta, Aldana, Arvelo, Awad, Tori Caffarena, Charles, Clarke, Wknd Receptionist Davis, Denney, DePaula, Sat. 2/23/13: Donna Dimitrova, Ferri, Foronda, Gomez, Controller Guastella, Hartzonov, Hernandez, Hollinger, Kane, Koch, Lee, Montenegro, Nemer, Negron, Ossa, Pidal, Pons, Quevedo, Roberts, Rodriguez, Sandy, Schummer, Smith, Solarana, Suraci, Teran Sincerely, Diane Stockton-Breese, President & CEO www.JamminKidsWeston.com JK Valentine Musical Serenades!: Dont know what to get that special someone? Would you rather give a once- in-a-lifetime memory than the usual flowers or chocolates? JK has the answer! Our instructors are also professional musicians who can serenade your loved one at their place of work. Select the instrument & special song of your choice and we will do our best to accommodate you. The cost is only $100 and forms are available at JK. Dont delay V-day is fast approaching!Jammin Kids International Music Academy | 1396-5 S.W. 160th Avenue | Indian Trace Center | Weston | FL | 33326