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From R & B to Gospel Free Concert November 16

From R&B to Gospel: Robert Robinson, Debbie Duncan, William Duncan  & WDP Voices Walker|West Faculty led by Mr. Duncan Saturday, November 16 6:00 p.m., Reception; 7:30 p.m., Concert Walker|West 760 Selby Ave., St. Paul Free and open to the public If you plan to attend, please call 651-224-2929 or RSVP online.  “Robert Robinson is a…

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Terence Blanchard Ensemble Master Class

 Terence Blanchard Ensemble Master Class When: Friday, October 25, 2019 6:00 PM Location: Walker|West Performance Hall 760 Selby Ave. Free and open to the public. Grammy Award winning trumpeter/composer Terence Blanchard will conduct a master class for Walker|West Youth Jazz Ensembles. The ensembles will perform and receive feedback from Mr. Blanchard. This event is sponsored…

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October Newsletter

Walker|West Accents & Illuminations October 2019 Newsletter   CURRENT PROGRAMS Summer Music Camp Highlights Thirty 5- to 12-year olds transformed into budding musicians at Walker|West’s Summer Music Camp. In just three weeks of half-day classes, the campers learned the basics of five instruments: piano/keyboard, violin, percussion, a brass or woodwind instrument, and voice. The program…

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Walker|West 2nd Sundays

Walker|West 2nd Sundays at Twist Davis Group Restaurants A Delicious way to Support Walker|West Each Month Come join us each second Sunday of the month for great food sponsored by The Twist Davis Group’s Revival and In Bloom restaurants. The restaurant group will generously donate 100 percent of profits made on the second Sunday of…

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Sax Player Kitana Metcalf Competes at Amateur Night at the Apollo

Former Walker|West Student Competes at Apollo Theater in New York City Last week, saxophonist Kitana Metcalf competed in Amateur Night at the Apollo Theater in New York City, winning her initial round. Watch her playing Straight to the Heart by David Sanborn.  A former student of Felix James, Katana will be a junior at Mounds…

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Five Ways to Support Walker West

Five Ways to Support Walker West When it comes to supporting Walker West, you’ve got options. Here are five ways to make a tax-deductible contribution that will make a difference in the lives of our students and our community. 1. Payroll deduction: If your company is in the midst of an employee giving campaign, consider…

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