Community Outreach

Artistic Excellence Award 2018 to Lowkis

Piano Student Receives Special Recognition Award

Posted on 09.08.2018 by Matt Geske

This past spring, we were proud to present the 1st annual Vasya Georgieva Award for Artistic Excelle...

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Daddario Foundation Donates to Academy

Academy Awarded Instrument Donation From D’Addario Foundation

Posted on 24.07.2018 by Matt Geske

We are happy to announce that the D'Addario Foundation has generously awarded the Academy's Instrume...

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Associated Chamber Music Players

Ovations Strings Program Receives Grant Award

Posted on 08.06.2018 by Matt Geske

We are thrilled to announce that our Ovations Summer Strings Academy has been awarded a grant from t...

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Donated Piano

Piano Available To Good Home

Posted on 08.06.2018 by Matt Geske

A generous community member from the Fairfax area recently called the Academy about donating her aco...

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Claire with donated violin in Costa Rica

A Violin Story

Posted on 11.05.2018 by Matt Geske

WRITTEN BY CLAIRE ALLEN IN DECEMBER 2017 This is the story of a very special violin that began it...

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Music outreach to schools

Music Teaching Scholars Help Out At Local Schools

Posted on 27.04.2018 by Matt Geske

Each school year, the Academy coordinates a Teaching Scholars program with Mason's School of Music, ...

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Students playing donated guitars

Academy Provides Guitars to Elementary School

Posted on 20.04.2018 by Matt Geske

Through our Instruments in the Attic program, the Academy was recently able to loan out 15 acoustic ...

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Community outreach art class for kids

Elementary Students On Campus For Art Class

Posted on 13.04.2018 by Matt Geske

For the past several years, the Academy has worked with Hunters Woods Elementary School in Reston, V...

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Spotlights on the Arts Logo 2017

Spotlight On The Arts Festival Events, Sunday, April 29th

Posted on 13.04.2018 by Matt Geske

Every spring, Fairfax City hosts their Spotlight on the Arts festival, and the Academy will once aga...

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National Endowment for the Arts

Academy Named An NEA Grant Partner

Posted on 16.02.2018 by Matt Geske

We are proud to announce that we are partnering with the newly formed Mason Arts Research Center (Ma...

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