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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
The Detroit School of Rock and Pop Music Bands will once again rock Arts, Beats and Eats in 2017 in their stellar music lineup! Below are the times and stages for DSRP Bands: SOARING EAGLE CASINO ROCK STAGE (Adult Bands) 11:30 am to 12 noon – Sound Check 12 noon to 12:30 pm – Drawing […]
Jason Gittinger with a public piano he put outside his Detroit School of Rock and Pop Music in Royal Oak last year. He and other members of the city arts commission have a plan to put six painted pianos outside in the downtown for passersby to play. Mike McConnell – Daily Tribune. By Mike McConnell, […]
Detroit School of Rock and Pop Music plays the DIA This Weekend By Mark H. Stowers, For The Daily Tribune Updated: 3 days ago From left to right: Aidan Heilman on lead guitar, Jenna Schultz on lead vocals, Cole McCarthy on rhythm guitar and lead vocals, Shane Hollabaugh on drums, Olivia Ososki on bass and […]
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 […]
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Kids hone their music skills at musical summer camp By AMY KURAS Special to The Oakland Press Published: Saturday, August 1, 2009 Some kids are doing science experiments at camp this summer, or sharpening their math skills, or making lanyards. But kids at the Detroit School of Rock and Pop Music’s summer camp are honing […]
Published: Friday, September 02, 2011 By Gary Graff for Journal Register Newspapers Labor Day might be a holiday for some, but it’s a working weekend for musicians around the Detroit area. The three major annual festivals — Arts, Beats & Eats in Royal Oak, the Detroit Jazz Festival downtown and the Hamtramck Labor Day […]
The Detroit School of Rock and Pop Music’s students got the opportunity to meet the guitar player from the famous all-female metal band Vixen, Jan Kuehnemund on July 28th. They asked tons of questions about making records and touring in the “big time.” The “Summer Rocks! 2009” July campers got a special privilege of being […]
DSRP Bass Instructor Chuck Bartels to perform on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno AGAIN Monday May 24th!
The Detroit School of Rock and Pop Music is proud to announce AGAIN that our bass instructor, Chuck Bartels will be performing on The Tonight Show on May 24th, 2010 with soul legend Bettye LaVette! Chuck has been touring with Bettye for a couple of years and regularly travels all over the globe to back […]