Alverno's Sofia Gonzalez '17 Selected as National Finalist for Michael Feinstein's Great American Songbook

Published : Thursday, June 1, 2017 | 5:14 PM

Alverno Heights Academy would like to congratulate Sofia Gonzalez ’17 who has been selected as a National Finalist for Michael Feinstein’s Great American Songbook Foundation Songbook Academy. For one week this summer, Sofia and other students from across the country will experience a rigorous, exciting, expert-led introduction to the world of professional performing arts. Congratulations Sofia! We are so proud of you!

Founded by five-time Grammy nominee Michael Feinstein and now in its eighth year, the Great American Songbook Foundation’s annual Songbook Academy is the only high school intensive in the United States focused on the timeless pop, jazz, Broadway and Hollywood standards that have come to be known as the Great American Songbook. The 2017 Academy, sponsored nationally by the Central Indiana Community Foundation’s Efroymson Family Fund, is scheduled July 15-22 at the Songbook Foundation’s headquarters, the Center for the Performing Arts in Carmel.

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