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Jessica Walker Accepts Prestigious Honor & Joins the Six Piano Ensemble

What is the Six Piano Ensemble? Founded in 1980 by conductor Glenna Sprague, Oakton professor and coordinator of music, the Six Piano Ensemble – comprised of adult students chosen through a highly selective audition process – performs classical, ragtime, and popular music transcribed for six pianos by Professor Sprague. The rich, layered sound of the [...]

By | March 19th, 2013|AMA News, Announcements|0 Comments

Video: AMA Teaches in Local Schools!

We take our class to their class! Did you know that AMA Dance & Music School goes into a dozen different schools each year to teach their dance unit in gym class? We do! Many gym teachers do not have a dance background, so they call in the professionals to do the job! AMA instructors [...]

By | March 5th, 2013|AMA News, General|0 Comments

AMA McDonald’s Sleepover Party was a huge success!

"On Friday, January 20th, Ronald McDonald appeared at AMA Dance & Music School's 3rd Annual Sleepover Party! AMA Dance & Music School, located at 216 N. Graceland in Des Plaines, IL offers dance, music & tumbling lessons to over 500 students! Despite the weather, 136 AMA Students (and their parents) attended the party! The evening [...]

By | March 24th, 2012|AMA News|0 Comments