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PHOTO: The DSRP Choir sang with Foreigner at DTE Energy Music Theater in front of 150,000+ people opening for Kid Rock for 10 sold out shows. – August 2015
Arts, Beats and Eats 2016 – Music Schedule We are extremely excited to have The Detroit School of Rock and Pop Music featured again at Arts, Beats and Eats in Royal Oak, Michigan on Labor Day weekend 2016. We will be on two stages on Friday of the festival. For a full lineup of acts […]
Local entrepreneur promotes education, teambuilding — and himself By Destiny Douglas School of Rock has nothing on this. Jason Gittinger of the Detroit School of Rock and Pop Music in Royal Oak, Michigan, focuses on motivating and teaching his students through the colorful world of tunes. Acting as a businessman, writer, techie, PR […]
By Victoria Mitchell June 17, 2015 ROYAL OAK — The Royal Oak Commission for the Arts announced its 2015 Summer Concert Series last week, and the lineup has a little something for everyone. Event organizers said the weekly concerts on Thursdays in July and August will include performances by some of the area’s top […]
Area libraries offer ways to keep kids engaged this summer SOUTH OAKLAND — Berkley Public Library Director Matt Church has heard all about the “summer slump” and the things students forget when they take the summer off from reading and learning. But judging by the amount of options available this summer during the various library […]
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February 19, 2012 By JEANNE TOWAR Kevin Rushton always wanted to perform with a band, even though he did not know how to play an instrument. Four years ago on the spur of the moment, the former White House staffer and now software project manager for a company in Troy, bid on a Fender Stratocaster […]
REAL DETROIT WEEKLY City Beat (April 23, 2008) By Thomas Matich Apr 22, 2008, 09:28 If any city’s fitting of a rock ‘n’ roll school, it’s Detroit (you know, that whole Motown and garage rock thing). I’ve always thought that one day I might like to be a teacher or one of those hip college […]
Concerts fund music education, equipment 4/21/13 Written by: Diana Wing Guest Columnist If your last concert experience hit a sour note — people munching, spilling their drinks and talking throughout the show — you may want to try a more intimate venue. Each month, LIVE The Music Foundation presents an evening of music in which […]
Most adults have tried to make music – and even been successful – at some point in their lives. At least those with the desire for it. But to keep making music seems to be the biggest challenge, and that’s where The Detroit School of Rock and Pop Music comes in. “It’s my job to take an […]
Come see Tommy Clufetos (Ozzy Osbourne’s Drummer) return to Adams High School for a drum clinic! The DSRP Super Band will be accompanying him and will also have an opportunity to perform on Fox 2 News that morning too!