“Helping Parents Practice” Book Club – “Making it Easier”, part 2

By GCM parent Winnie Wong When I first started reading Helping Parents Practice by Edmund Sprunger, I thought it would help me help my child practice his violin. Well, the book is full of great ideas and suggestions in that regard, but more and more as I dove into the book, the more I realized this is a book for me, as a parent. It really […]

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“Helping Parents Practice” Book Club Reflection

By GCM parent Jodie Tallman A scraped knee followed by a Band-Aid and a little TLC from a parent- and a child is soon back at it. In some ways, children are rugged. But at a very basic level, they’re extremely vulnerable.” Edmund Sprunger For weeks we came heavy to our in home lessons. What once […]

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“Helping Parents Practice” Book Club – “Find Ways to Enjoy the Trip”

By GCM parent Jodie Tallman Section 34 “Find ways to enjoy the trip” Have you ever found yourself having to remind your child over and over again that we really need to practice today only to get the continued eye roll? Or has your child ever reminded YOU that they need to practice and you […]

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Faculty News

The faculty have been busy the past few months. Take a peek at their most recent accomplishments!  More news coming soon! Kyle Werner, Theory & Composition Faculty, was commissioned by Grand Rapids Symphony for a new work, which was premiered in February. This summer he has been invited to be composer-in-residence at Chamber Music Campania […]

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Music and Classical Christian Education

This winter has been an eventful one for The Geneva Conservatory of Music.  Recently students performed at Steinway Hall in a recital, at DeWitt nursing home in an outreach with Hope for New York, and in the GCM Benefit Concert with their teachers, all in the past month! It is a delight to see students […]

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