This year’s Pasadena Showcase House of Design opens April 18, but 42 local musical arts organizations are already celebrating. More than $554,000 in grants were announced by members of the Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts (PSHA). Although designers are still at work at the historic Cravens estate, tickets are available at the website or by calling 714. 442.3872 Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. at .
In the meantime, follow the links below to learn more about the terrific organizations that benefit.
Grant recipients for 2010 are: A Place Called Home (Music Education Program); Blair IB Magnet School, Pasadena (“Ovations” Spring Musical); Braille Institute (Johnny Mercer Children’s Choir); Bret Harte Elementary School, Burbank (K-1 Music Instruction); Childrens Hospital (Community Performance Series); Classical KUSC Radio (LA Phil On-Air Broadcast series); The Colburn School (Concert Series); The Coleman Chamber Music Association (Sundays with Coleman Concert Series); C.O.O.L.-Thomas Edison Elementary school Booster Club, Burbank (Orchestral Music Instruction); Crowell Public Library, San Marino (Literacy Through Music); Field Elementary School, Pasasdena (“Putting Jazz to Work”); Five Acres (Music Therapy Program); Foothill Summer Theatre (Summer Production); Friends of Music, Pasadena Presbyterian (“Music at Noon”); Glendale Youth Orchestra (Concerts at Alex Theatre); Harmony Project (Summer Music Festival); Huntington Middle School, San Marino (Winter Choral Concert); Intimate Opera Company (In School Productions); John Burroughs HS, Burbank (Chamber Music Ensembles); John Muir High School (Spring Musical); La Canada Educational Foundation (“Recorder Karate”); La Canada High School Choral Parents (Men’s Ensemble Uniforms); Los Angeles Children’s Chorus (need-based tuition scholarships); Los Angeles High School for the Arts (Strings Chamber Music Instruction); LACMA Museum Associates (“Sundays Live” Concerts); Los Angeles Opera (Opera Education Pathways); Los Angeles Philharmonic Association (School Partners Program); Monte Vista Elementary School, La Crescenta (K-3 Music Instruction); MUSIC Foundation (K-5 Music Instruction); Pasadena Conservatory of Music (Outreach Music Program in the Pasadena Unified School District); Pasadena High School Instrumental Music Club (Performing Arts Program); Pasadena Master Chorale (Concert); Pasadena Opera Guild (Youth Education Program); Pasadena Senior Center (Concerts in the Park Series); Pasadena Symphony Association (TEMPO! Educational Program); Renaissance Arts Academy (Summer String Orchestra); Saturday Conservatory of Music (Percussion Replacement); Scholarship Audition Performance Preparatory Academy (Music Workshops for Youth); Shumei Arts Council (Concert Series for PUSD); Theatre 360 (Summer Musical Performances); Verdugo Young Musicians Association (Youth Orchestra); Washington Middle School, Pasadena (Spring Musical).