Desert Island Recordings


Today the Kids in Tune teachers shared their answers to the question “If you were stranded on a desert island, what music recording would you want to have with you?”  From Coldplay to Wagner, we shared some beautiful pieces and discussed the reasons they are meaningful to us.  You can hear our selections at this Youtube playlist


Notable Kids!

We’re at the half-way point of the Kids in Tune Summer.  After three weeks, the note board is nearly full of individual commendations the kids have earned from their teachers:


Upcoming Performances — updated!

Kalamazoo Kids in Tune summer program is in full swing as part of the CIS Think Summer program. We have several community performances lined up and welcome you to attend:

KKIT Orchestra at Friendship Village in the Kiva
UPDATE:  Wednesday, July 27 at 2:00pm


KKIT on the Mall (in front Burnham & Flower, South St. and Kalamazoo Mall)
Thursday, July 28, 11:30-12:30
Rain site: Epic Theatre in the Epic Center at Lovell and Kalamazoo Mall.


KKIT Leaders/Chamber Orchestra at Mothers of Hope Ultimate Family Reunion,
LaCrone Park
Saturday, August 6, 1:00pm (tentative--time to be confirmed)
KKIT Young Leaders (rising 6th and 7th graders) 
will perform and then lead an Instrument Petting Zoo for attendees


Join us to celebrate a very exciting summer of musical achievement!

A letter from camp!

We’re delighted to have our first KIT student attending Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp this summer.  Imagine how happy we were to find a letter from camp in our mailbox yesterday, along with a drawing of the beautiful forests at Blue Lake:

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