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WELCOME KRISTEN MALBRANCK – Early Childhood Music

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We are excited to introduce our new Early Childhood Music Instructor, Kristen Malbranck, a former MCMA student.

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VOICE COACHING & AUDITION PREP

Do you have an audition or a big gig around the corner? Sign up for coaching with any of our esteemed voice faculty members to help you prepare! Whether you are an expert singer or a budding performer, auditions can often feel intimidating and unnatural. But what if they didn’t have to? In private coaching […]

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PERFORMERS WANTED FOR INTERGENERATIONAL CONCERT SERIES

The MCMA is excited to once again provide performance opportunities for our faculty and students with the Intergenerational Concert Series, from November to April 2017. The series brings concerts to various senior’s residences throughout Winnipeg, for audiences whose access to live musical performances is increasingly limited. Each concert pairs an MCMA faculty member with at […]

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THE GREATS START HERE – Early Childhood Music Programs

Experts in child development agree that an early introduction to music helps children in ways that last a lifetime, including building better spatial recognition and reasoning skills and encouraging awareness of different cultures through explorations of world music. MCMA Early Childhood classes are a great way to introduce your child to music and these benefits […]

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PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITIES FOR MCMA STUDENTS

Looking for a well-rounded music education for your music student? Look no further! The Manitoba Conservatory of Music & Arts prides itself in providing an excellent music education experience for its students through high quality music instruction for individual and group lessons, paired with numerous performance opportunities for students of all skill levels. All MCMA […]

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THE FELDENKRAIS METHOD AT THE MCMA

The MCMA is pleased to offer lessons in the Feldenkrais Method of Somatic Education®, delivered by MCMA faculty member Colin Mehmel, a certified Feldenkrais practitioner. In the Feldenkrais Method, students learn to move with greater ease so they can better attain their goals, whether those goals are superior musical performance, sitting more comfortably in an […]

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ARE YOU OUR NEXT BOARD MEMBER?

The MCMA is looking for individuals who are passionate about music education and building a community through music to serve on the Board of Directors. WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW The Board meets monthly 10 times per year from September – June. An additional board member responsibility includes serving on at least one committee. Particular […]

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CONGRATULATIONS MCMA STUDENTS!

Congratulations to Jessica Eblie (top) and Zelda Kynman, who have recently been accepted into post-secondary music programs. Jessica will be attending a music program at the University of Ottawa (Voice) and Zelda will be studying at Brandon University (Voice). Jessica studied voice with MCMA faculty member Tuesday Royko for the past 9 years. She worked […]

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HALEY MARIE TALKS ABOUT THEORY

Verbs, nouns, adjectives… remember all those things you learned as you tried to really comprehend the construction of language? Well, there’s a whole different set of components to understand to comprehend the construction of music. Things like pitch, rhythm, melody and harmony. And that’s where music theory comes in. “Theory class is where we sit […]

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FIND YOUR VOICE!

  PRIVATE COACHING & INSTRUCTION Regardless of your experience, a little bit of private coaching can go a long way to add finesse to your vocal and performance abilities. Getting ready for an audition? Have a particular challenge with a piece you’re practicing? Let our highly qualified vocal instructors lend an ear and help you […]

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