MAC Band Debut, Jazz Camp Fundraiser

Posted by on May 31, 2017 in News | No Comments
MAC Band Debut, Jazz Camp Fundraiser

CLICK HERE TO BUY TABLE TICKETS Don’t miss our Whitefish Jazz Camp Fundraiser at the Northern on June 10th! Groovetrail founder Erica von Kleist will be debuting her new band, the MAC Band. Doors open at 7:00, music until 9. ALL AGES! $10 at the door, proceeds benefit the jazz camp.  

Whitefish Jazz Camp 2017!

Posted by on May 16, 2017 in News | No Comments
Whitefish Jazz Camp 2017!

Whitefish Jazz Camp This year’s Whitefish Jazz Camp is not to be missed. In partnership with Groovetrail and Whitefish High School, this day camp is open to middle and high school students valley wide, and features teaching artists Mark McCrady, Erica von Kleist and guest artist Richie Barshay (drummer for Herbie Hancock, Esperanza Spalding, and […]

Halladay Quist’s Holiday Quest!

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

News about the Holiday Quest…..Unfortunately due to lagging ticket sales there will be a change of plans. We are scaling things back and canceling the scavenger hunt, however there WILL be an incredibly fun and festive house concert at the home of Groovetrail founder Erica von Kleist. Halladay will perform with special guest artists, and […]

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 […]