Three students from Charlotte Academy of Music achieved the highest possible rating of “First Class Honors with Distinction” at their spring 2017 Royal Conservatory Music Development Program Piano Examinations. We … More CAM Students Earn Highest Rating at Royal Conservatory
Summer is the most ideal time of year for music lessons. When free of the demands of schoolwork, students have time to make great strides! Here’s 6 reasons why summer … More Summer Lessons = Success!
Charlotte Suzuki Strings students recently performed a concert for the residents at Waltonwood Providence. The concert was held on April 29th. Our 14 participating students performed selections from their Suzuki … More Suzuki Students Perform at Waltonwood Providence
At the heart of music is its intrinsic ability to bring people together. We all have an inherent need to belong and to be a part of a community of … More The Power of Learning Music Together
CAM Founder and Executive Director, Regina Ziliani, was recently awarded the honor of Top Music Educator by Steinway & Sons for outstanding commitment to music education. Mrs. Ziliani was nominated for the … More Regina Ziliani Honored by Steinway & Sons
CAM piano student, Rylee Anderson, was recently awarded first place for Music Composition and Literature for her age group in the PTA Reflections Contest! Rylee won for her school and … More CAM Student Earns 1st Place for Music Composition and Literature
I have such fantastic memories of summer vacation…friends, swimming, VBS, staying up late…and yes, piano lessons. Summer lessons were some of my favorite because I wasn’t focused on recitals or … More Why are Summer Lessons So Important?
Charlotte Academy of Music (CAM) is excited to be partnering with Innovation Arts & Entertainment, the company producing Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone™ (http://harrypotterinconcert.com) with the Charlotte Symphony at Ovens Auditorium … More Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone In Concert
Charlotte Academy of Music flute students, Mikaela Austin and Katie Verrill, recently participated in the Charlotte Music Club Scholarship Auditions. We are so pleased to announce that Mikaela earned 1st … More CAM Flute Students Named Scholarship Winners
Charlotte Academy of Music students achieved outstanding results at the North Carolina Music Teachers Association (NCMTA) Piano Contest on March 4, 2017! We are incredibly proud of all of our … More CAM Students Excel at the NCMTA Piano Contest
Charlotte Academy of Music is so pleased to welcome Dr. Robert Ridgell to our piano faculty! A native of Charlotte, North Carolina, Dr. Robert Ridgell began his piano study as … More Welcome Dr. Robert Ridgell to our faculty!
Many CAM students worked diligently to prepare for the Theory Examination at the NFMC Music Festival. Of those who participated, 45 students received the highest rating of “Superior” and 11 … More CAM Students Achieve Perfect Scores on the NFMC Theory Examination
Congratulations CAM students, Olivia Cansler and Uku Pyle, on their recent achievements at Western Regionals! Olivia, Violin student, auditioned and was accepted into the Jr Western Region Honors Orchestra. She … More Western Region Orchestra
Joshua Charrette, Charlotte Academy of Music piano student, achieved the highest score in his level, Musically Advanced 1, at the NFMC Piano Scholarship Festival. This event was held at Queens … More CAM Student Named Winner at NFMC Festival
Charlotte Academy of Music was recently named Charlotte’s Most Loved Music Lesson Studio by Hulafrog! Parents voted between January 6 and February 3 for their favorite Charlotte area family friendly … More CAM Named Most Loved Music Lesson Studio
Several CAM students recently participated in All District and All State auditions and were chosen for various Honors Bands. We are so proud of each of these students and their … More CAM Students Make All District & All State Honors Bands
Each year the Royal Conservatory Music Development Program awards Certificates of Excellence to recognize the outstanding achievements of top-scoring students. We are very excited to announce that Charlotte Academy of … More CAM Student Earns Royal Conservatory of Music Honors
We congratulate Charlotte Academy of Music students, Colin Dixon and Collin Cushman, on landing two leading roles in McKee Road Elementary’s upcoming production of Aladdin JR! Performances will be April … More CAM Students Earn Leading Roles in Aladdin Jr!
Our Winter 2017 KiddyKeys Session will begin soon! This session we will be learning about.. The composer Beethoven Quarter, Half, Dotted Half, and Whole Notes The Music Staff Stepping and … More Sign Up for a Complimentary KiddyKeys Class!
Our newly designed CAM tote bags have arrived! Colors available include red, navy and black. These bags make great gifts as well! You will find they are the perfect size … More CAM Tote Bags are Here!
Join us for our imaginART! Holiday Art Class on Saturday, December 10th at 4:00 pm! We will be using paint and canvas to capture the magic of Rudolph, the Red … More Holiday Art Class!
December 11th, 3:00 PM at Charlotte Academy of Music. Join us at the Academy for a Christmas celebration with Santa! We’ll have music, a craft, cookies, and kids can have … More Sing-a-long with Santa
Our talented CAM students will be performing at many community events this season! Come out and support these fine students as they use their music to spread holiday cheer! Festival … More Community Performances by CAM Students
We congratulate CAM flute student, Pallavi Patil, on winning her division at the Raleigh Area Flue Association Review and Contest. This marks the third year Pallavi has earned first place … More CAM Student Wins RAFA Competition
It’s that wonderful time of year again! We love all things October at CAM, and one of our favorite events is our annual Halloween Open House and Masquerade Musicale. Completely … More Halloween Open House at CAM
“We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.” – Einstein Albert Einstein indeed possessed a love of science, but also for his cherished … More You Know What They Say…Practice makes genius!
This summer we welcomed new faculty member, Julia Long, to Charlotte Academy of Music (CAM). Julia is a Certified Suzuki Instructor. Recently Julia sat down with our Front Desk Administrator, … More Meet Julia Long, Suzuki Violin Instructor
We are incredibly proud and excited to announce the results of our students’ participation at the Royal Conservatory of Music Spring 2016 Examinations. All of CAM’s participating students achieved top … More Charlotte Academy of Music Royal Conservatory Results
Our talented Charlotte Academy of Music students presented 6 excellent Spring Concerts on April 23rd and 24th. We were so proud of their polished performances! Congratulations to all who participated. … More 2016 CAM Student Awards
CAM high school aged cello students had a wonderful opportunity to work in a master class setting with Mira Frisch on Saturday, April 2, 2016. Students played their Spring Recital … More Cello Workshop with Mira Frisch