CHANGING THE WORLD ​ONE NOTE AT A TIME!

JUNE 16, 2018
HAPPY FATHER'S DAY!






​​​MAY 
5, 2018
FAREWELL AND BEST WISHES LAURA MOZENA
Last night everyone came together and celebrated Laura Mozena. It was farewell as she moves to Colorado ...but certainly not goodbye. Laura has touched so many lives as a music teacher and program director here at Grace Notes. Everyone at Grace Notes Foundations wishes her all the best as she embarks on a new adventure.



APRIL 25, 2018
THANK YOU FOR SUPPORTING GRACE NOTES - GREAT GIVE

The community's generosity was overwhelming. $11,495 was raised for Grace Notes Music Foundation during the Great Give 2018! Plus with additional funds from the bonus pool, donations will be increased! Now, more music scholarships and programs for will; be provided kids and teens!



APRIL 19, 2018
​GREAT GIVE IS APRIL 24, 2019

Great Give Palm Beach and Martin Counties is a 24-hour online giving event led by United Way of Palm Beach County, Achieve, Nonprofits First, and United Way of Martin County designed to raise as much money as possible for local nonprofits in a single day. This exciting community-wide event celebrates the spirit of giving and the collective effort it takes to strengthen Grace Notes Foundation to better serve music students with outreach programs, scholarships, instruments performance opportunities, and to better serve the music
community!
                                                                                                                                                                   ...More Information



APRIL 1, 2018
HAPPY EASTER!






MARCH 30, 2018
HAPPY PASSOVER!







MARCH 12, 2018
AMAZON.SMILE TRIPLES DONATION
From March 12 to March 31, 2018 Amazon.Smile will triple its donation to Grace Notes Foundation. You Shop. They Donate! It's that easy! ...HERE' SHOW




FEBRUARY 19, 2018
CONCERT-THON - HUGE SUCCESS
The 7th Annual Carousel Concert-Thon was a fantastic day! Hundreds of families and members of the community enjoyed a FREE day of live music and family fun last Saturday, February 17, at Downtown at the Gardens. We had many volunteers and performers who gave of their time and talents. Many of you also supported the event financially. To all of you, we want to say a huge, "Thank you!"

OVER $20,000 RAISED FOR MUSIC SCHOLARSHIPS AND COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROGRAMS

Many of those attending the event stopped the volunteers and asked about the Grace Notes Music Foundation and how to get involved and help throughout the year. Here are some ways you can get involved and help us "change the world, one note at a time."

HELP US MAKE 2018 THE BEST YEAR YET - GET INVOLVED!
Join our wonderful sponsors such as Jupiter Academy of Music, Kretzer Piano Music Foundation, Downtown at the Gardens, ETC (Environmental Technology Control) Palm Beach, Wisneski, Sears & Associates, P.A., CPA, and Jupimex 
Construction Inc. There are sponsorships of all levels for scholarships, community events, and outreach programming. We will match your business or organization with the best program to reach your intended audience and make an impact
in the community.



FEBRUARY 12, 2018
SPECIAL GUEST ARTIST NIKKI LICKSTEIN
Be at Carousel Concert-Thon, Saturday, February 17, at Downtown at the Gardens at the Centre Stage at 3:55 PM to
hear a set from rising star Nikki Lickstein. She is a singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and honor student at A.W. Dreyfoos School of the Arts.
                                                                                                                  ...Nikki Lickstein webiste




​JANUARY 27, 2018
CAROUSEL CONCERT-THON IS AROUND THE CORNER
A FREE day of music featuring live music on two ​stages, street musicians, and family fun activities. It's the music event of year as thousands of people attend. From talented students to professional musicians,there is something for ​everyone.

Ride the Carousel Concert-Thon on Saturday, February 17, and 
Proceeds go to the Grace Notes Music Foundation to provide music scholarships and programs for kids. Sponsorship opportunities for are still available



JANUARY 15, 2018
MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. AWARD WINNER
The Grace Notes Music Foundation is pleased to announce the winner of the Grace Notes Martin Luther King, Jr. Performance Scholarship presented by the Martin Luther King, Jr. Coordinating Committee Performing Arts Competition on January 13, 2018 at the Roosevelt Middle School in West Palm Beach.

This year's Grace Notes MLK Performance Scholarship recipient is Alana Thomas. Ms. Thomas is a high school senior who performed a saxophone solo celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King. She is pictured center with (from left) her parents and Sandra Baran and Alice Culbreath of the Grace Notes Music Foundation.



JANUARY 11, 2018
CAROUSEL CONCERT-THON
Grace Notes Foundation and Jupiter Academy of Music's biggest event event of the year is coming up on February 11, 2018. Carousel Concert-Thon is an exciting day-long festival of music performed by the area's most talented students and professionals.

​Not only attend. Take advantage of the many sponsorship opportunities found on the Concert-Thon Page!




DECEMBER 23, 2017
MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Grace Notes Foundation wishes the very best for the
Holiday Season!


Now more than ever, the world needs music and musicians to play it. Thank you for helping Grace Notes Music Foundation change the world, one note at a time.



DECEMBER 12, 2017
HAPPY HANUKKAH!

Celebrating the Festival of Lights!




NOVEMBER 23, 2017
HAPPY THANKSGIVING
During this time of Thanksgiving, we would like to express our gratitude for your support in the past and hope you might consider continuing to be a part of our mission: to provide music scholarships and community enriching music events for children.

Here's what one of our scholarship students has shared about their Grace Notes experience: "From the bottom of my heart I would like to thank the entire Grace Notes family for everything they have given me for the past six years, but above all, thank you for being the inspiration that makes me love music." - A.L.



OCTOBER 31, 2017
HAPPY HALLOWEEN!






OCTOBER 10, 2017
THANK YOU - GREAT PERFORMANCES
Congratulations to all performers at our Kretzer Piano Music Foundation Music for the Mind concert last Tuesday,  October 17 at the Harriet Himmel. It was another incredible show!

THANK YOU to everyone from the volunteers, advertisers, audience and all who supported the JAM XV Benefit Concert. A very special thanks to Kretzer Piano for sponsoring the "Music for the Mind" Concert Series and to the Jupiter
Academy of Music for producing an incredible show. Thank you to Jean-Hugues Feray Paris Ballet And Dance, and Paris Ballet Conservatory for another magical collaboration of live music and ballet.

Thank you for helping Grace Notes Foundation provide music scholarships and programs for kids.
“Changing the world on note at a time!”


OCTOBER 17, 2017
JAM XV OPENS TONIGHT
Getting ready for a huge production is not easy. Musicians from Jupiter Academy of Music have been rehearsing for months. This goes for the dancers from Paris Ballet and Dance, and Paris Ballet Conservatory as well, who have also been ​rehearsing with all the talented and dedicated musicians. Jupiter Academy of Music's Director, and Melody Sze were even at the dance studio last night rehearsing with dancers.

The Theatre must be prepared for the event and the Grace Notes Foundation's incredible Teen Team have been on hand to get the Theatre ready! They have been working very hard. 

It all comes together TONIGHT in an incredible presentation of music and entertainment for for anyone attending this wonderful event. Online tickets sales stop at noon today. Tickets may be purchased at the door starting one hour before the. performance.

​Remember:Seating is General Admission and is  on a first-come-first seated basis so ARRIVE EARLY!



OCTOBER 15
THIS WEEK - OCTOBER 17
Jupiter Academy of Music's Annual Concert to benefit Grace Notes Foundation is just a few days away!

This is one of the biggest event of the year for the Jupiter Academy of Music. In addition to celebrating their 15th Anniversary, this is the 6th year of raising funds for Grace Notes Music Foundation which provides music scholarships and programs for kids.

"We are grateful for the past 15 years at the Jupiter Academy of Music. We sincerely believe we have positively impacted the lives of over 1,000 children and adults by empowering them to become music-makers and to share their music with their families, friends and communities. Through the Grace Notes Music Foundation, we deepen our vision of "changing the world one note at a time." Birthing more music into the world ​is a wonder-filled endeavor!"
- Director of Jupiter Academy of Music Sandra Baran, and Founder of Grace Notes Fondation



OCTOBER 10, 2017
ONE WEEK AWAY
JAM XV at the Harriet Himmel Theatre at CityPlace in Downtown West Palm Beach on October 17. All musicians are vigilantly rehearsing in preparation for this incredible evening of works by Bach, Beethoven, and other classical composers
​...And will featuring a special tribute to music from the movies.

Seating is limited, and is general admission on a first-come-first- seated basis!
GET TICKETS NOW!



OCTOBER 4, 2017
TWENTY ONE MUSICIANS - ELEVEN DANCERS
Last night was the first rehearsal with the musicians of Jupiter Academy of Music, and Paris Ballet and Dance.The studio was packed with eleven dancers and twenty one musicians to work on Director Jean-Hugues Feray’s exciting new work Mythos. The piece (along with a second work) will be performed on ​October 17 at the Harriet Himmel Theatre in West Palm Beach.

The conductor is the President and Director of the Lighthouse Suzuki Strings Cynthia Hinkelman. Leading the violin section was Laura Mozena, artistic Director of the group. They both teach also teachers at the Jupiter Academy of Music. Present was Alice Culbreath director of Grace Notes Foundation.

The evening will prove another exhilerating evening of muic and entertainment presented by Jupiter Academy of Music under the ​great direction of Sandra Baran!




SEPTEMBER 20, 2014
​HAPPY JEWISH NEW YEAR!






SEPTEMBER 2, 2017
HAPPY LABOR DAY WEEKEND
Enjoy and stay safe!





AUGUST 28, 2017
GRACE NOTES SCHOLARS ATTEND SUMMER CAMPS
This summer, the Grace Notes Summer Scholars attended band and music camps throughout Palm Beach County. This
year, we sent 10 students to camps. Your donations make it possible for us to continue sending more students each summer.                                                                                                                          
...SUPPORT THIS PROGRAM

 

AUGUST 1, 2017
GRACE NOTES TEEN TEAM ENTERTAINS
Our Grace Notes Teen Team enjoyed entertaining the residents ​of The Waterford assisted living facility. It was a great afternoon for all involved. Bravo to all performers!




JULY 30, 2017
NEW NEWS STARTS NOW!
...LAST YEAR!

2017/2018 NEWS ARCHIVE