Friday, July 2, 2021

Give to FMA today!

It's not too late!! If you haven't yet recognized your child's Practice Partner or favorite music, art or drama teacher this year with a donation to FMA, you can still give them a shout-out. The deadline is Wednesday July 7th.

FMA WILL SEND YOUR HONOREE(S) A PERSONALIZED NOTE OF THANKS 
What a thoughtful way to show your appreciation to those who have made a difference for your child this year! Donations can also be made in celebration of a graduate who is passionate about the visual or performing arts.

YOUR DONATION SUPPORTS FMA'S WORK FOR SCARSDALE'S MUSIC, ART AND DRAMA STUDENTS
We rely on family donations to provide special moments for our artists and musicians, purchase upgrades for the Practice Partners signup platform, maintain our website and communications platform, recognize our high school music mentors, provide requested enhancements to music and arts programming in our schools, and more. 

TO MAKE A DONATION CLICK HERE.
Donations in any amount are welcome and are fully tax deductible!

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

It's That Tme Again! Practice Partners Signups--Now Open for May

Sign up now for May practice times with one of our SHS music mentors. This is the last month of practice sessions for this school year. Visit the Practice Partners page for details.

Thanks for supporting this program!

Thursday, April 1, 2021

Sign Up Now for April Practice Partners!

Additional time slots have been added. Visit the Practice Partners page for more information on this new student-to-student music mentorship program and to sign up for practice sessions.

Deadline extended to Sat 4/3 @ Noon.


Thursday, February 18, 2021

Sign Up Now for March Practice Partners!

  • Click here to register your child if they are new to the program.
  • Select March practice session times by using the links, below
  • Please limit to one practice session per week, per instrument.
  • Sign up only a month at a time, please. Check back at the end of March to register for April sessions.
  • Signups for March sessions close Thursday 2/25.

Bass     Bass Clarinet     Cello     Clarinet     Flute

Guitar     Oboe     Piano     Saxophone     Trombone     Trumpet    

Viola     Violin     Voice

Practice Partners is FMA's new student-to-student music mentorship program connecting Scarsdale's 3rd-8th grade musicians with our high school's outstanding instrumentalists. SHS student musicians work one-on-one over ZOOM to guide younger Scarsdale students through school repertoire, scales and fundamental music theory, and provide supplemental materials to develop emerging skills. There is no fee to participate!

The program aims to inspire music-making, build bonds across grade levels, and strengthen the Scarsdale student music community. 


Questions? Contact
 FMAscarsdale@gmail.com 

Friday, January 22, 2021

FMA Supports Launch of New "Practice Partners" Program--Peer Mentorship for Scarsdale Student Musicians

Practice Partners is a new student-to-student music mentorship program for Scarsdale's 3rd-8th grade musicians by our high school's outstanding instrumentalists. SHS student musicians will work one-on-one over ZOOM to guide younger Scarsdale students through school repertoire, scales and fundamental music theory, and provide supplemental materials to develop emerging skills. There is no fee to participate!

The program aims to inspire music-making, build bonds across grade levels, and strengthen the Scarsdale student music community. 

Signup Details

  • Click here to pre-register your child for the program. 
  • Select February practice session times by Thursday 1/28
    using the links, below.
  • Please limit to one practice session per week, per instrument.
  • Sign up a month at a time. Check back at the end of February to register for March practice sessions.

Bass     Bass Clarinet     Cello     Clarinet     Flute

Piano     Saxophone     Trombone     Trumpet    

Viola     Violin     Voice

Questions? Contact FMAscarsdale@gmail.com