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Local Organization Directory

Local Organizations

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Mailing Label: Crescendo Academy Of Music
ATTN: Epic Center
359 S Kalamazoo Mall Ste 12
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Mailing Address:
359 S Kalamazoo Mall Ste 12
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Phone: 269-345-6664
FAX: 269-345-5461
Personnel: Audrey Lipsey, Executive Director.
Hours: M-F: 11:00am - 6:00pm.
Goal: To provide individualized music instruction in a positive and supportive atmosphere to all persons regardless of age, ability or income.
Services: Lessons for orchestral/band instruments; voice, guitar, mandolin, ukulele; theory and composition lessons; Music Together classes for infants and toddlers. Orff studio group music classes for grades K-5 and adults. Home of the Crescendo Fiddlers, Kalamazoo Mandolin and Guitar Orchestra, small ensembles. Financial aid and instrument loan programs available.
Sources of support: Private or group lesson fees; individual donors and grants; Business donations; government grants.
Affiliation: Member of: National Guild of Community Schools of the Arts; Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo; Michigan Nonprofit Association; Michigan Association of Community Arts Agencies; Americans for the Arts.
Nonprofit Status: 501c3 
Source of Info: Email 04/2015 per April Woodward-Slack.