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New Date for Folk Song Sing-Along

The Harbor Country Singers (HCS) has rescheduled its Folk Song Sing-Along for Thursday, September 24 at 6:30pm Eastern at the Three Oaks Arts & Education Center. Everyone is invited to join in. The outdoor event has been rained out twice since it was originally...

Benefit Concert for SAM Endowment Fund

Benefit Concert for SAM Endowment Fund

The School of American Music will present a benefit concert on Saturday, September 26 from 6 to 8pm eastern time at the Dewey Cannon Park in Three Oaks, Mich. The concert, "An Evening in the Park," will feature a mix of classical, jazz and art songs by SAM instructors...

Free Family Concerts Resume with Jamileh Cornejo

Free Family Concerts Resume with Jamileh Cornejo

Jamileh Cornejo, one of the most exciting young voices in Michiana and a SAM student, headlines the next Free Family Concert on September 27 at 3pm Eastern. The concert will be held at Converge Community Church at 601 N. Buffalo St. (US 12) in New Buffalo, Mich....

Madison Kutch Joins SAM Faculty

Madison Kutch Joins SAM Faculty

Madison Kutch has joined the faculty of the School of American Music. She is a brass specialist but will teach all band instruments. Kutch also teaches Elementary Music for the Michigan City, Ind. area schools and has been giving private lessons for eight years to...

Folk Song Sing-Along Rescheduled for September 8

Folk Song Sing-Along Rescheduled for September 8

The Harbor Country Singers (HCS), will sponsor its third outdoor summer sing-along at the Three Oaks Arts & Education Center on Tuesday, September 8 at 6:30pm Eastern. Everyone is invited to join in. The sing-along was originally set for August 27, but bad weather...

Singers Ready July Sing-Along

Singers Ready July Sing-Along

The Harbor Country Singers will sponsor a second Summer Sing-Along on Thursday, July 30 at 6:30pm (eastern). All are invited to join in the sing-along, which will be held at the Three Oaks Arts & Education Center. Pat Putnam, producer of Singers events, says...

SAM Students, Teacher Featured at Three Oaks Concert

Harbor Arts' Music in the Park program will feature a former SAM piano instructor, two voice students and a special guest appearance by Martha Cares. The concert takes place Saturday, July 18 at 6:30pm Eastern time. A Michigan City, Ind. resident, pianist Aglaja...

Elin Boklund Joins SAM as Saxophone Instructor

Elin Boklund Joins SAM as Saxophone Instructor

Elin Boklund has joined the faculty of the School of American Music as a saxophone instructor. Boklund grew up in La Porte, Ind. and attended La Porte High School, where she was in every band the school offered. After graduating from high school in 2014, she moved to...

HCS Sponsors Summer Sing-Along

The Harbor Country Singers (HCS), the area's community chorus, is sponsoring an outdoor summer sing-along at the Three Oaks Arts & Education Center on Wednesday, June 24 at 6:30pm (eastern). Everyone is invited to join in. Michigan COVID-19 guidelines now allow...

Pokagon Grant Helps Expand Scholarship Program

Pokagon Grant Helps Expand Scholarship Program

The School of American Music has received a $10,000 grant from the Pokagon Fund, which enables SAM to extend its need-based scholarship program this summer up to 100 percent of the cost of lessons. "With families feeling the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are...

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