Studio Calendar

2022-2023 Piano Season

September: 2022

Studio Opens: Tuesday September 6th: Regularly scheduled lessons M-F for the 2022-2023 Academic year.

2022-2023 Season Events:

September 24th Saturday: Field Trip to see and hear the Wanamaker Pipe Organ at Macy's.

The Wanamaker Pipe Organ Tour & Concert
With Mr. Rick Seifert, Historian & Assistant Organist, Dylan David Shaw
This special Tour & Concert event is being offered to my students. Please RSVP
Date: Saturday September 24th
Time: 10:30-12:45 Am We begin with a tour of the Wanamaker Organ pipe chambers with historian Rick Seifert, and then listen to the 12:00 Noon recital by assistant organist Dylan David Shaw, including his new transcription of music from the Lion King.

Details: This event is free to my studio families; however, cash or check donations to the Friends of the Wanamaker Organ are appreciated. Note: Please arrive early, for once the tour begins parties will not be able to join us as we move through secure parts of the building.

Location: Macy’s Department Store in the Wanamaker Building 13th and Market Streets Philadelphia.
“Meet Me At The Eagle” Enter on Market or Juniper Street, and walk to The Grand Court in the center of the building, there we will meet at Philadelphia’s famous Wanamaker Eagle Sculpture. Macy’s is across from City Hall; and is a short walk from the Jefferson train station.

*Additionally, there is parking under the Wanamaker building from the Juniper Street side with elevator service up into the store.
Information: The Wanamaker Organ is a National Historic Landmark and is recognized as one of the most magnificent musical instruments in the world; it has been in continual concert use since 1911.

For school age piano students with parents or guardian.
Mr. Seifert 425 220-8147

September 24: Saturday: Field Trip to the Wanamaker Organ at Macy's. A Tour & Concert

October: 2022

Performance Event: Saturday October 9th: Theme: "Autumn": Time TBA

*Reminder: No lessons Monday October 31st Halloween

November: 2022

Performance Event: Sunday November 20: Theme "Thanksgiving"

Adults students 3:30- 4:10 Pm

Beginning - Mid-Elementary students 4:30-5:15 pm

Late Elementary - Intermediate students 5:30-6:10 pm

*Reminder: No lessons Wed Nov 23, 24, 25 in honor of the Thanksgiving Holiday.

December: 2022

Studio Performance Event: Sunday December 18: Theme: "Christmas Time" 

Adults Students 3:30 - 4:10 Pm

Beginning -Mid-Elementary students 4:30-5:15 pm

Late Elementary - Intermediate students 5:30-6:10 pm

Christmas - New Year's Holidays December 21 - January 1st No Lessons 

January: 2023

Monday January 2nd Lessons Resume

Monday January 16 *Lessons continue in Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King

Performance Event: Sunday January 29: Theme: "Ice & Snow"  Time TBA

February: 2023

Performance Event: Sunday Feb 26 Sunday Theme "President George Washington Recital" Time TBA

Reminder: No lessons Monday Feb 20th President's Day

March: 2023

Performance Event: Sunday March 19th: Theme "Stormy March" details TBA

Mr. Seifert's Spring Vacation *No Lessons March 27 & 28th *Lessons resume March 29,30,21

April 30: 2023

Reminder: No Lessons Wednesday, Thursday, Friday  April 5, 6, 7 Mr. Seifert is accompanying evening Holy Week Services.

Performance Event: Sunday April 30th: Theme "April Showers"

May: 2023

Performance Event Sunday May 21 Theme: Recital Prep details to be announced

Memorial Day: No Lessons May 26 Friday - Monday May 29 No Lessons

June: 2023

Performance Event: Save the date: Sunday June 11th Annual Spring Comprehensive Awards Recital Time: 3:00-4:30 PM

Location Saint John's Anglican Church Southampton, PA guests welcome.

June 9 Friday, Last lesson of the 2022-2023 Academic Year.

Summer Break June 12 - July 4th (no lessons)

Summer Piano Term begins Wednesday July 5th by appointment (Tuesday's, Wednesday's and Thursday's)