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Workshop–Social Media for Baby Boomers

  A basic introduction to some language and usage of social media tools that any musician can immediately begin to adopt to grow their audience base. We’ll touch upon facebook, twitter, instagram, tumblr, reverbnation and other tools being used by musicians regularly. Requirements for taking part in  this workshop: a smart phone, a laptop, and […]

Get Ready for the New Year!

New Years is upon us and it is time to reflect on the way that we are choosing to live. Are we happy with our achievements, our habits, our community, our family, our daily schedules? What questions are you asking youself? Are you expressing yourself the way that you want to? Are you finding joy […]

Register for Mad Science this Winter Break

Mad Science Workshops Theme Weekday Dates Times Far Out Science Thu & Fri Dec 27th & 28th 9am-12pm Light & Energy Wed Jan 2nd 9am-12pm Extraordinary Earth Thu & Fri Jan 3rd & 4th 9am-12pm Mad Science, in partnership with Musically Minded Academy, have several workshops available for children aged 4 – 7 this winter […]

Jazzi Jan, Tammy Hall, Vicky Grossi and friends!

presenting… Jazzi Jan & Bay Area’s Finest with Tammy Hall, piano Expressions of Love Featuring…   Jazzi Jan, Vocals Vicki Grossi, Bass Tammy Hall, Piano Michaelle Goerlitz, percussion Joyce Baker, drums Barbara Hunter, horns Jan Beard aka Jazzi Jan, was reared under a Gospel music influence and displayed musical talents at the early age of […]

Mary Jenson — Beyond Standard Jazz

“Celebrating Women Musicians” A Concert Series at Musically Minded Academy Inspiring Musical Excellence Through Positive Role Models Beyond Standard Jazz A Live Concert at Musically Minded Academy Sunday, November 18th    5 PM $12 Gen     $8 Stu/Sen   advance purchase (tix higher at the door!) Buy Tickets Here Mary Jenson, vocals. Jeff Chambers, […]

Terrence Brewer Concert

  Faculty Concert Featuring Terrence Brewer, guitar     Acclaimed Jazz Guitarist Terrence Brewer will be joined by friends in this great concert. Award winning Guitarist Terrence Brewer brings his talented jazz quartet to the stage at Musically Minded Academy on Sunday, September 30th at 2pm.Brewer’s quintet will feature two of his long time band mates who happen to […]

Press Release: Celebrating Women Musicians

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Musically Minded Academy Launches Concert Series Celebrating Bay Area Women Musicians OAKLAND, Calif. (August 23, 2012) – Musically Minded Academy — a non-profit music school and community arts center in Oakland’s Rockridge district — has inaugurated an ambitious series of 12 concerts by Bay Area women musicians extending through May 2013, presenting […]