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Halladay Quist’s Holiday Quest!

Posted by on Nov 21, 2016 in News | No Comments
Halladay Quist’s Holiday Quest!

BUY TICKETS HERE   What better way to spend an evening of holiday cheer than with one of the Flathead Valley’s most talented musicians…. but where is she? Halladay Quist’s Holiday Quest is a scavenger hunt bringing guests on a journey through downtown Whitefish, complete with gifts and libation, culminating in an intimate concert featuring Halladay […]

ROMEO

Posted by on Mar 14, 2016 in News | No Comments
ROMEO

ROMEO (Retired Old Man Entertaining *with Others) Friday April 1st, 7:30pm BUY TICKETS HERE Legendary sportscaster Tony Hernandez is no stranger to the stage, having performed in several local Whitefish productions. In ROMEO (Retired Old Man Entertaining *with* Others), Tony has teamed up with Erica von Kleist, Betsi Morrison and Eric Krop on an unforgettable […]

Gift of Music Program has Launched!

Posted by on Feb 28, 2016 in News | No Comments
Gift of Music Program has Launched!

After much planning and fundraising, Groovetrail’s Gift of Music Program has launched! This spring, Groovetrail will be sending talented local musicians into schools and care facilities throughout the Flathead Valley. Already the program is off to a great start. Earlier this month, flautist Rebecca Nelson teamed up with Groovetrail founder Erica von Kleist  on a […]

Partnership with CRYJ

Posted by on Sep 23, 2015 in News | No Comments
Partnership with CRYJ

CRYJ Songwriting Intensive Groovetrail is proud to have partnered with the Center for Restorative Youth Justice in creating an innovative songwriting course exclusively for the CRYJ community. Led by talented local musician Halladay Quist, this eight-week Songwriting Intensive will offer insight into writing lyrics, creating a song “hook”, as well as basic guitar chords and […]

Jazz Camp a Smashing Success!

Posted by on Sep 23, 2015 in News | No Comments
Jazz Camp a Smashing Success!

Led by WHS music director Mark McCrady, University of Montana Jazz Director Rob Tapper, and Groovetrail founder Erica von Kleist, this year’s Whitefish Jazz Camp was a huge success! Over 45 talented local middle and high school students participated in a five-day intensive that focused on music theory, rhythm, jazz history, and good ol’ fashioned […]

Whitefish Jazz Camp

Posted by on Jun 18, 2015 in News | No Comments
Whitefish Jazz Camp

  Jazz is America’s greatest art form, and Whitefish has a long history of excellence in music education, especially jazz. For several summers, WHS band director Mark McCrady has led an intrepid group of middle school students through a fun, exciting week of improvisation, music, and performances in a day-camp setting This year the Whitefish […]

Professional Development Workshops

Posted by on Mar 17, 2015 in News | No Comments
Professional Development Workshops

Professional Development Workshops – For Artist, Musicians and the Self-Employed ***This series has been canceled***   Groovetrail will be hosting three professional development workshops aimed at helping self-employed artists, musicians, and those interested in music learn about various topics in the arts.   March 30th: Money, finances and being your own boss Keeping track of […]

Vocal Masterclass

Posted by on Mar 11, 2015 in News | No Comments
Vocal Masterclass

Last week, Groovetrail founder Erica von Kleist and Broadway phenom Eric Krop visited Glacier High School to perform and work with the men’s choir. Under the direction of Sandee Sauer, the GHS choir program has grown into one of the most talented in the state of Montana. The students were very inspired by Eric’s words […]

Bennett Benefit

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 in News | No Comments
Bennett Benefit

On October 11th, 2014 Dianna and her Grandson Joseph (7 years old) were in a car accident. While traveling a narrow mountain road on Napa Point in the Swan Valley, a soft shoulder pulled the vehicle off the side of the mountain and rolled it straight down 250 feet where the SUV violently rolled between […]

A great start…

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014 in News | No Comments
A great start…

Groovetrail is off to a great start! This year we’ve launched our initiatives into the wonderful Flathead community, pulled off a STELLAR unveiling concert featuring four-time Grammy Nominee Gerald Clayton, produced several outreach concerts, and even awarded our first Private Lesson Sponsorship! And this is only the beginning. We are looking forward to announcing some […]