Sunburst Blog

Mikey by Mikey  July 02, 2018 

So Mikey, What Are You Up To?

Over the past few months students and parents have been asking me “so what are you doing with your music?”

I’ve spent the better part of two years focusing strictly on songwriting.

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Ernie Francestine by Ernie Francestine  July 02, 2018 

Sunburst Summer Concert Guide

Get out and see music this summer! From some huge stadium shows to some great outdoor summer events, our summer concert guide has something for everyone.

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Alex Stanton by Alex Stanton  July 02, 2018 

Summer Recitals August 25th

Can’t wait until December to get back on stage and play your song? We can’t wait that long to hear it! Our summer recitals will take place on Saturday August 25th and are open to any and all students who would like to perform.

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Ernie Francestine by Ernie Francestine  May 24, 2018 

Ernie's Pick of the Month - John Prine - Tree of Forgiveness

Ernie’s Pick of the Month

John Prine - Tree of Forgiveness

You would think after decades of using familiar chords and melodies–no matter how genuine and clever–things would begin to feel stale on John Prine’s first new record in 13 years. Well, they don't. Prine is one of America's treasured songwriters that few know about, even though he has penned some of the most famous folk songs (Sam Stone, Hello In There, Illegal Smile, Angel From Montgomery etc) of the last 100 years...

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Alex Stanton by Alex Stanton  April 18, 2018 

Sunburst Spring Season Showcase - Festival Style

sunburst festOur Spring Season Showcase for all of our group programs is scheduled for Sunday June 3rd in Schenley Plaza.

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Alex Stanton by Alex Stanton  April 18, 2018 

Traveling This Summer? Save your Spot with the Summer Lite Plan

Summer is fast approaching and we know that between traveling, summer camps and shifting schedules it can be hard to keep up with your music lessons and practicing. That’s why we offer a reduced plan in the summers that allows students a little more flexibility with fewer make ups to do, and most importantly will guarantee your teacher and timeslot for the fall.

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Alex Stanton by Alex Stanton  April 18, 2018 

Instructor Recital Schedule and Sign Ups

Recital at SunburstSee which instructor will be here for which recital sessions and sign up starting now

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Alex Stanton by Alex Stanton  April 18, 2018 

Spring Recital Happy Hour

Recital Happy HourNew 21+ Spring Recital event for our adult performers Friday June 8th

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Alex Stanton by Alex Stanton  April 18, 2018 

BurghSong Concert Continues with Kayla Schureman and Tim Grimm

Kayla SchuremanOn April 21st, the BurghSong listening room concert series continues with local singer songwriter Kayla Schureman and traveling folk artist Tim Grimm from Indiana.

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Alex Stanton by Alex Stanton  April 18, 2018 

Getting Wired with the Sunburst Robot Takeover Camp

Casey HannerSo what is this Robot Takeover Camp anyway?

We are going to work together as a group to build a robot that will actually play music! Then we are going to compose pieces of music and learn how to program the robot to play those compositions. The robot will take center stage during the end of the week performance!

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Instrument Rental

Want to start taking lessons but don't yet have an instrument? We have tons in the studio available for you to use or rent!

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Pittsburgh, PA 15217