Newsletters - Just for you my Lovelies!

Thanks for being my students!

Protected: May 2017 Newsletter

Dear Amazing and Wonderful Students, Thank you so much for your patience with me in April - it was a very busy month with planning the festival, and I am so happy with how it turned out, but even more relieved that it is now complete! Congratulations to the 9 K8trills...

Protected: April 2017 Newsletter

Dear Students, Thank you for your patience while I was on break!  I know I usually send this newsletter out  around the 1st of the month, but it just wasn’t going to happen!  So, here goes! Congratulations! Congratulations to all of the CM students who performed at...

Protected: March Newsletter

Hello, Sorry for the delay in the March Newsletter. It has been a very busy couple of weeks, and I appreciate all of you hanging in there with this crazy schedule! Congratulations to the 16 students who all passed their CM exams last weekend!  All 16 were awarded...

Protected: February 2017 Newsletter

Dear Students, I hope your 2017 has started off with a flourish, and that you are prepared for a very busy month! I’ll try to keep it brief, but feel free to email with any questions you may have at any time! Love, Kate No Lessons: As usual, please double check your...

Protected: January 2017 Newsletter

Hi all, I can’t tell you how excited I am to see you all starting tomorrow!  Today has been a busy day preparing for the return to work after an absolutely fantastic Holiday break.  I hope you are all rested, and ready to begin the next semester with excitement and...

Protected: December 2016 Newsletter

Dear Students and Families,    Sorry to be sending this a little late - but, better late than never, right? Congratulations to all of the students who participated in the Sonata Festival and the K8trills Winter Studio Recital.  I am beyond thrilled with all that you...

Protected: November 2016 Newsletter

Hello all, I hope you had a delightful Halloween! There are just a few details for November: San Diego Flute Guild Members’ Recital Saturday, November 5th, 2016 2:00 - 3:00 PM Coronado Public Library 640 Orange Ave Coronado, CA 92118 This is a very simple recital, but...

Protected: October 2016 Newsletter

Dear Students, It’s the Holiday season!  Anyone have amazing plans for Halloween!?!?! Here are the details for this month: October 14th is the deadline to let me know if you intend to participate in the 12/11/16 San Diego Flute Guild Holiday Flute Choir Concert....

Protected: September 2016 Newsletter

Dear students, Well…. It’s officially the new semester! Can you believe it? I’ll try to make this short! Thank you to all who came to the annual planning meeting. Everyone got a time that works, and I believe this will be the best year of K8trills Studio yet. I am so...

Protected: August 2106 Newsletter

Hello! Welcome to back to school time!  Can you believe you all have to go back soon!  I always find myself going back to the grindstone when YOU all start school!  When you all get busy, I get busy! Congratulations to Emma Fontes and Anabel Torres for your fabulous...

Protected: July 2016 Newsletter

Hi all, Happy July! I am ready for my summer break - how bout you!?!? This will be short and sweet for this month: Summer Vacation I will be on summer break from Saturday July 2nd until Monday July 11th. There will be no lessons during this time. MTAC-TV Musicale on...

Protected: June 2016 Newsletter

Dear Students, You can do it!  You can do it!  You can do it! I am wishing you all the best of luck on your finals in the next few weeks!  After that - it’s summer!!!  YAY!!!!There is a lot going on this summer, so please take a moment and students, sit down with your...

Protected: May 2016 Newsletter

Hello all, Welcome to May ~ well…  Almost! Happy Mothers day in advance to all you Mamas!   Thank you for being a great group of Moms to your kids! I’m wishing you all a special day, and month full of love and appreciation from your kiddos! Congratulations!! MTAC-TV...

Protected: April 2106 Newsletter

Happy Spring! Don’t you love this time of year?!?!?!  I’m sending the April Newsletter just a little early so you have all the info you need ahead of time. Have a great month! Kate Friday April 1st: No lessons.  Make up’s should already be scheduled. Sunday April 3rd:...

Protected: March 2016 Newsletter

Hello Lovelies! First, I want to congratulate the K8trills students who participated in Certificate of Merit this weekend. Mia Dolce, Clara Lee, Jennis Kang, Tiana Sorge, Liliana Fiorini, Geena Han, Aileen Garcia, Chricel Elmore, Irin Shim, Elaina Kramer, Jillian...

Protected: February 2016 Newsletter

Hi all, Here’s the brief newsletter! 02/05/16 No Lessons - Please reschedule to keep up with CM! 02/13/16 CCO - Desplazamiento Piccolo Concerto Remember when ordering your tickets, use the group code “FRIENDS” to get a discount!   A poster is attached, please please...

Protected: January 2016 Newsletter

Hello all, It’s January, so let’s start off this new year with a bang, and roll up the sleeves for more great improvement! Chamber Music Recital:  Saturday, January 16th - 2:00 PM Grace First Presbyterian Church Selected musicians from the Temecula Valley Symphony are...

Protected: December 2015 Newsletter

Dear Students and Families, I’ll try to keep this brief!  I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving, and are well rested. Just a few things: K8trills Studio Recital 2:00 PM, Saturday, December 5th, 2015 Grace Mellman Library MTAC Spring Scholarship Requests Due on...

Protected: November 2015 Newsletter

Hello Fluties!   Happy November!   As always, in November, I am in awe of the fortune and grace in my life - and a big part of that is YOU!  Thank you for the opportunity to be your teacher.  I love each and every one of you, and am honored to be a part of your life....

Protected: October 2015 Newsletter

Dear Students and Parents, Thank you so much for your flexibility and understanding with all of the change in schedules last month.   Your kind words and notes have meant a lot to me. Things should be getting back to normal now, and once everything is settled, I’ll...

Protected: September 2015 Newsletter

Hello, I know many of you have already started school, but I always think of September 1st as a new beginning; a new cycle, and renewed start to the studio, events, and a determination to finalize the schedule for the year.  To me, this sets new goals in motion and...

Protected: August 2015 Newsletter

Hello! You were all amazing at flute prom! I loved every minute! There are a lot of details in this newsletter, so please read all the way through, and let me know via a quick reply that you’ve received it. Thank you! Kate Maeve McGonigal - Senior Recital Saturday,...

Protected: June and July ~ Newsletter

Hi all, This email serves as the recital announcement, next week’s open slot notice, and the July Newsletter…  (It’s going out early since I’ll be swamped next week, and taking time off the week after!)  As usual, please let me know you’ve received it! Summer Recital:...

Protected: May 2015 Newsletter

Hello! Here’s a newsletter - better late than never! Only three things to announce this month - so, keep going on those end of year tests, and you’re all in the home stretch now! 5/30/15 - IVS Concert “Barbara and Frank” - it’s selling out!  If you want to go to this...