Fine Arts Guild sponsors performance anxiety workshop
On Friday, October 25, the KCD Fine Arts Guild sponsored a workshop for KCD student musicians on overcoming performance anxiety. The workshop was led by Dr. Alexandra Mascolo-David and Mr. Vinícius Costa, of the School of Music at Central Michigan University. Dr. Mascolo-David is a nationally recognized concert pianist and music pedagogue, and Mr. Costa is a vocal coach and award-winning pianist. Workshop participants included singers, pianists, and string players from grades 5–11.
In addition, Mr. Costa, a Brazilian music specialist, presented lectures to the sixth and seventh grade music classes on traditional Brazilian music, dance, and instruments. Thanks to the KCD Fine Arts Guild for making this opportunity possible for our students.
Kentucky Country Day School is a private JK–12, coeducational school located on a spacious 85-acre campus in Louisville, KY. KCD combines a rigorous academic program with a wide variety of athletic and extracurricular programs. Our outstanding faculty creates an intimate learning environment that is both challenging and supportive.