The Academy of Music is an independent, non-profit organization founded to nurture and develop musical skill and sensitivity. It supports the many positive roles music plays in personal development, our communities and our culture as a whole.
Creativity. Collaboration. Confidence.
- We're creating a positive environment to mentor students in a well-rounded program, while nurturing creative expression and service to enrich the lives of others.
- The Academy of Music is a community asset open to all.
- We offer private, group and ensemble instruction in nearly every musical discipline.
- Students may choose solo, collaborative, and ensemble performance opportunities at traditional recitals, community event and service projects, salon settings, or in church worship settings.
- We offer Music theory appropriate to needs and interest.
- Our popular musical theatre productions help develop and showcase musical and acting abilities.
- We take advantage of Music for You commissioning opportunities.
- Need based scholarships are available.
- Our organization is funded primarily through tuition, event revenue, and unsolicited donations, and is supplemented by grants and other fundraising activities.
- We deliver instruction primarily at Mount Calvary Lutheran Church in Excelsior Minnesota, and additionally at Mount Olive Lutheran Church in Minneapolis Minnesota, and select satellite sites within the Minneapolis west metro area.
for it stands halfway between thought and phenomenon,
between spirit and matter."