✈️🎶 Embark on an Exciting Auditory Journey! 🌍🎹
All are welcome!
Saturday, September 9th, 2023
2:00 – 4:00 pm
Holy Names Music Center, Spokane, WA
Dive deep into a worldwide musical journey without leaving Spokane. Holy Names Music Center is delighted to present “Jet-set Jams,” an event that promises attendees an auditory exploration through iconic musical cities. Experience the elegant harmonies of New York’s grand pianos, the passionate rhythms of Vienna’s majestic violins, the flamboyance of Seville’s guitars, and the operatic grace of Milan’s famed vocals and more.
“We wanted to create an innovative event that connects people directly with music, celebrates the universal language of music and allows participants to traverse continents through sound. ‘Jet-set Jams’ is our way of connecting communities with the world’s iconic musical cities,” expressed Dr. Archie Chen, the newly appointed Co-Executive Director.
Event-goers will not only bask in these global melodies but also have a unique opportunity to collect stamps at each musical station. And, what’s more enticing? Each stamp takes you a step closer to some enthralling prizes!
Raffle Prizes Include:
1. Lesson vouchers for piano, violin, guitar, and voice.
2. NBA Basketball Jersey.
3. Fjällräven Kånken bag.
Rhona Gouldson-Chen, Co-Executive Director, enthusiastically added, “Our aspiration is for Jet-set Jams to resonate with all – from families new to the musical realm to seasoned instrumentalists eager to expand their instrumental prowess. What better way to start the school year than by mingling with the eclectic and supremely talented teachers that represent HNMC?”
About Holy Names Music Center:
With roots tracing back to 1888, Holy Names Music Center’s esteemed legacy began when five Sisters of the Holy Names started offering piano lessons within a year of their arrival in Spokane. Today, Holy Names Music Center is an extension of the Fort Wright College preparatory department, welcoming music enthusiasts from all walks of life. The center has nurtured talents like world-famous baritone Thomas Hampson while collaborating with esteemed institutions like the Spokane Symphony Orchestra. With a vision to foster the transformative power of music, Holy Names Music Center continues to shape and inspire the community, empowering Spokane’s music community every step of the way.
With fresh leadership under Dr. Archie Chen & Rhona Gouldson-Chen this summer, the center is buzzing with ideas. The duo is keen on introducing innovative programs tailored to resonate with the contemporary youth, igniting their passion for music and the arts.
In the words of Rhona Gouldson-Chen, “Amid the overwhelming tides of technology and societal pressures, music emerges as a beacon, allowing our youth to experience moments of true presence, peace, and unrivaled joy.”
We extend a warm invitation to all. Immerse yourself in a harmonious adventure, connecting chords and cultures. Let’s celebrate the world’s musical treasure together at Holy Names Music Center!
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