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Events & Repertoire Calendar - 2017-2018:

[Events Dates - listed below 'Events' info ]

Saturday, December 16th 3:00 P.M. Christmas Concert - at Christian Heritage Academy - (315 Waukegan Road, Northfield, Ill.) - This is our annual Christmas concert. Tickets are priced at: $15, with all proceeds going to the BHAcademy Scholarship fund. Please join us in our festive celebration!
Saturday, March 3rd 6:00 P.M. Magical Strings of Youth will perform at a Gala Benefit in a joint effort with the North Shore Chamber Music Festival at the Glen Club (2901 West Lake Ave., Glenview, IL.) - Vadim Gluzman & Angela Yoffe are again bringing to the Chicagoland area, a great three (3) day NSC Music Festival, featuring world famous musicians. BHA's Magical Strings of Youth will be featured in a pre-concert performance. For many years Concert Violinist Vadim Gluzman has performed for us, and has offered Master Classes and private lessons, for many of our students. Honoring and enriching the lives of so many children. Please help us to return some of that good will by attending this Benefit to support the NSC Music Festival . Tickets are currently available at the discounted rate of $250, until Jan. 8th, 2018, $350 there-after. Your donations will include: A) Dinner & B) Silent Auction (Auction Items include: 1) Lesson with Assoc. Concertmaster Stephanie Jeong , 2) Lesson with Lisa Shihoten - Rice University Faculty 3) Dinner with the Gluzman's 4) Tickets for a Cub's Game , and other exciting items, as well. All your Donations are tax deductible (Tax ID: 27-2360463). Please make your Donations out to: 'NSCMF'. Your Donations should be returned to BHAcademy by no later than 1/8/18, in order to receive the discounted rate.
Sunday, March 4th TBD Piano Recital will be held at BHAcademy. This Piano competition open to all Piano students who are enrolled at BHAcademy. A non-resident Master teacher will judge our students and provide them with valuable constructive comments. Each student participating will receive a trophy, with scoring done on First, Second & Third place rating process. Please inquire with your Instructor for details, if interested.
Saturday, June 2nd 1:00 P.M. Magical Strings of Youth of BHAcademy of Music will present their Orchestral Hall Concert - BHAcademy is returning to Orchestra Hall for our annual Orchestra Hall Concert - Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL - The concert features 200 violinists from three (3) years of age to high school, performing classical and semi-classical music. Ticket information will be posted here on the BHAcademy website. Tickets can also be purchased at the Box Office the day of the performance. For more ticket information, simply send an email to: Mrs. Haag-Kuhnke at "bettyhaagacademy@gmail.com"

School/Repertoire Calendar - 2017-2018:

Saturday's, Sept. 30th, Oct. 14 & 28th, Nov. 18th, Dec. 2 & 9th Repertoire Dates 1st Semester Repertoire - Saturday dates that are scheduled. Get the specific details from your Instructors.
Thursday, Nov. 23rd Thanksgiving Thanksgiving Day - No Lessons Scheduled. School will be Closed!
Sunday, December 17th Winter Break Winter Break Begins - No Lessons Scheduled. School will be Closed!
Wednesday, Jan. 3rd Classes Resume The 1st Semester resumes. - Same schedules continue.
Wednesday, Jan. 10th Make-Up Lessons The Make-Up Lessons for the 1st Semester - Coordinate directly with your Instructors.
Saturday's, Jan. 13th, Feb. 17th, Mar. 10th, Apr. 14 & 28th, May 12th Repertoire Dates 2nd Semester Repertoire - Saturday dates that are currently scheduled. Get the specific details from your Instructors.
Tuesday, Jan. 16th 2nd Semester The 2nd Semester begins. - Please obtain your schedules from your Instructors.
Sunday, March 18th Spring Break The Spring Break begins. - No Classes are scheduled. School will be closed (3/18/18 - 4/1/18).
Monday, April 2nd Classes Resume Classes Resume - Same 2nd Semester schedules will continue.
Monday, May 28th Memorial Day Memorial Day - No Classes Scheduled. - School will be closed!
Wednesday, May 23rd - Friday, May 25th Orchestra Hall Rehearsals Orchestra Hall Rehearsals begin. Schedule times will be provided.
Wednesday, May 30th - Friday, June 1st Orchestra Hall Rehearsals Orchestra Hall Rehearsals begin. Schedule times will be provided.


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