SAM Winter 2016 Newsletter with Student Success Stories and More News.
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Dear SAM Students, Parents and Faculty,

We hope you are all doing well. Another year has gone by and we'd like to take a moment to share with you some of our recent news and successes. Our students and faculty have been busy at work and the results are proving to be very rewarding. We are proud of everyone's effort. We wish you all a joyous and peaceful holiday. Thank you for being a part of SAM. 

SAM students earn Certificates of Excellence and Tuition Scholarship

Congratulations to SAM piano students Karina Bhatt and Armando Cruz, students of Dr. Claure and Dr. Villaverde, and voice student Nicole Ellis, student of Ms. Jimenez, for earning Certificates of Excellence from The Royal Conservatory Music Development Program. They all scored the highest grades in Miami. Nicole also earned the highest grade in the state of Florida. As a Founding School for the Royal Conservatory Music Development Program, SAM was the recipient of a $100 scholarship fund. Karina Bhatt (in picture) was this year’s scholarship recipient as a result of her high scoring success. Congratulations to all our students!

SAM student is accepted into New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts.

Katie Ward, voice student of Lissette Jimenez, prepared a voice audition and was accepted into the New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts. Congratulations Katie!


SAM voice faculty, Lissette Jimenez, to sing in Carnegie hall next month

Ms. Jimenez will be participating in the New York City premier of Kim André Arnesen's Requiem Mass. Congratulations Lissette!

SAM musicianship and music production teacher, Dr. Liza Seigido, gets featured on online technology magazine

Dr. Seigido created a MIDI instrument and published video tutorials that have led to coverage in several music technology publications, including New Atlas online magazine.  Congratulations Dr. Seigido!

Winter recital pictures now available on our Facebook page

Our Winter recitals took place at the St. Bede Episcopal Chapel at the University of Miami last month. SAM featured its piano, voice, and guitar students--both children and adults--with great success. We posted the recital pictures on our Facebook Page so feel free to view and download them from there. Congratulations to all participating students and their teachers! Our next recitals will take place on June 11th, 2017.

National Music Assessments held at SAM

As a Founding School and the only local testing center, SAM hosted the national music assessments for the Royal Conservatory Music Development Program in early December. SAM students and students from across the state participated in practical examinations. Congratulations to all the students and their teachers!

SAM Promotional Video

Thank you to all participating students and parents who participated in our promotional video a few months ago. We really appreciate your kind testimonials! Click below to watch it.

Preschool music class Spring Session (for ages 3-5) starting on January 11th, 2017

We have a few spots left in our class, let us know if you’d like to sign up your child. Click below to learn more.


We've been posting several blog articles on our website. If you haven't read them yet, we encourage you to check them out. The latest blog discusses An Evolution of Holiday Music. Enjoy!
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