September Newsletter / Musical Theatre Audition Class

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 by Michael Garcia | Uncategorized

Good morning, I hope you are having a wonderful day!  We have a few exciting announcements to share with you today.



 To all those Musical Theatre lovers out there, we will be holding a special class for you!  Sundays starting October 10th, Rose Yurcina will be holding a special class in Wells Branch that will help prepare you for your next musical theatre audition!  Topics will include healthy singing/exercises, musical theatre vocal technique, selecting audition repertoire, performing with confidence (even when you are nervous), acting your songs, and etiquette of working with a professional accompanist.  At the final class students will have a chance to perform their audition material for industry guests!  Space is limited!  For more info or to reserve your spot please visit: http://www.outofthisworldmusicschool.com/classes



We are excited to announce a new Violin/Viola teacher to our team, Mr. Shawn LeSure!  A graduate of Oberlin Conservatory, he is back from a recent teaching excursion to New England.  He will be our resident teacher at the Wells Branch location so if you see him around please say hello!  Read more at: http://www.outofthisworldmusicschool.com/shawn-lesure


To all those living in the Northwest Austin area, look for us in the September issue of Community Impact!  They were really cool and stopped in to do a feature on our new location.  To see the article online go to: http://communityimpact.com/2015/09/08/impact-roundup-meal-kit-delivery-service-music-school-expand-in-northwest-austin/


You can now login and pay in our online student portal!  We have been working on this feature to pay directly from the invoice screen.  Just go to: http://www.outofthisworldmusicschool.com/student-portal.  If you don't already have a login username and password please email us and we will send you a temporary password. 



Broadway in Austin presents: The Little Mermaid (Sep 29 - Oct 4). http://texasperformingarts.org/season/little-mermaid-broadway-austin-2015


PASIC (Percussion Arts Society International Conference)  (Nov. 11 - 14) in San Antonio (normally held in Indiana).  One of the coolest events a drummer could go to and it only happens once a year.  Volunteer and get in free! Go to: http://www.pas.org/pasic/registrationmain/Volunteers?ct=t(PASIC15_Volunteer_eBlast9_16_2015)&mc_cid=5d4989fb7c&mc_eid=0502fe5571.  For General info: http://www.pas.org/pasic/about-pasic/general-information



Today we have a few videos that have inspired us and would love to share with you guys:

From Josh Matthews:



From Ricardo:


(how music benefits the brain)


From Reema:


(Hey if a dog can do it......)


From  Michael:


(One of my favorite guitar instrumentals ever)


That is all for now.  If you have any questions or comments please feel free to email or call us @ 512.851.7437 or 512.638.0468.  See you soon!


All the best,


The Staff @

Out of this World Music School