CSMA's World Harmony Chorus performs with special guests the Aswat Ensemble, the Bay Area’s premier Arab music ensemble, on Monday, June 12 in Tateuchi Hall. Join them for a joyous celebration of song!
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CSMA Gives Access to the Arts
Founded in 1968, CSMA is dedicated to making the arts and arts education accessible to all, regardless of age, skill level, background or financial means. Learn more about how CSMA brings arts education to local students through our in-school education programs.
It’s the time of year when many CSMA students are preparing to audition for the Merit Scholar Program. For some students, it will be their first experience auditioning as a musician. Carrie Campbell, CSMA’s Music School Director, shares a few tips for a successful audition.
Here are a few tips from CSMA art faculty Asami Akinaga on how to put together a portfolio for your applications. Asami teaches drawing and painting to teens and adults and will also teach a Portfolio Prep class this Fall.
Preparing for the AP Music Theory Exam can seem overwhelming, and even more so if you are trying to prepare on your own. Here are some recommendations from Kirsten Shallenberg, CSMA’s AP Music Theory instructor.