STRINGS FOR KIDS

is in its 9th year in the Greenfield Public Schools!

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 SFK QUESTION OF THE WEEK:

Week of 2/6:
Question: 
Mozart wrote an opera called Die Zauberflöte. What does this title mean in English?

Answer: The Magic Flute

Week of 2/13:
Question: 
Which famous composer was born February 23, 1685?

Answer: George Frideric Handel
He’d be 332 this year!

STRINGS FOR KIDS NEWSLETTER

FEBRUARY 2017

ARTSPACE WINTER RECITAL will be on  Sun. Feb. 12, 2pm at All Souls Church.  Check with your teacher to see if you are playing and what you are playing!

PVS CONCERT Sat. Feb.11, 7:30pm at GHS.  Featuring violin soloist Solomiya Ivakhiv. ALL SFK students get to go to the concert for FREE.  Family members can purchase tickets in advance which are less expensive than when purchased at the door.

PSS VOLUNTEER FORM:  Attached is a form for volunteering your time and services to Artspace’s biggest fundraiser of the year, the Pottery Seconds and More Sale held at GCC March 3 and 4.  A large portion of the proceeds raised through this event go towards the SFK program to help keep it FREE OF CHARGE! Please consider helping and having fun!  Return this form to your child’s SFK teacher or to Artspace. Thank you!

SFK PERFORMS FOR PSS AT GCC Each SFK group will perform at Artspace’s fundraiser, the Pottery Seconds Sale and More held at GCC.  Here is the schedule:

Friday, March 3rd                             Saturday March 4th

6:30-7:00—GMS—Heather                 11:30-12:00—Federal Street 3rd graders—Julie

7:00-7:30—MSA—Cecilia/Heather     12:00-12:30—4 Corners 3rd graders—Maria/Heather/Eleni

7:30-8:00—GHS—Heather                  12:30-1:00—Federal Street 4th graders—Maria

8:00-8:30—Student Soloists                1:00-1:30—Newton School—Maria/Eleni

1:30-2:00—Federal Street—Maria

2:00-2:20—4 Corners 4th graders—Cecilia

SATURDAY ENSEMBLES: There will be no Saturday ensemble on the 18th or the 25th.

Sincerely,

Heather Sommerlad

SFK Director and Instructor

 

 

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