SPMA Students are available upon “advanced request” to perform at Community Events in Sacramento. We have guitar students, fiddle students, piano students and singers! Performing throughout the community not only gives students an opportunity to perform, but it fulfills Sac Prep Music’s Mission Statement, our Vision and our Purpose:
Our Mission is: To support and advance access to lifelong learning opportunities in music arts education
Our Vision: To create an environment where students and performing artists can meet for the study of music arts education, performance and related art forms;
Our Purpose: is to present public performances and recitals of music and related art forms; To sponsor lecture-demonstrations of topics related to music education and related art forms & To increase community awareness of the importance of artistic expression for individual satisfaction and growth, and the wide variety of expression available through music arts.
Our Students and Teachers Performing
Links to Student Music, Videos in the Studio, & Music we perform
Beatles songs: Hey Jude, Let it be, I will, Get Back, Yellow Submarine, When I’m 64, All My Loving, Back In The U.S.S.R., Cry Baby Cry, Drive My Car, Eight Days A Week, I Feel Fine, I’m So Tired, In My Life, Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds, Sgt. Peppers, Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da, Rocky Raccoon, Sexy Sadie, We Can Work It Out, With A Little Help From My Friends, Yesterday… & More!
Folk Tunes: “Don’t Think Twice, It’s Al right” – Bob Dylan, “Evangeline” – Jerry Garcia, “Fire and Rain” – James Taylor, “Proud Mary” – CCR, “Me and My Uncle” – John Phillips, “Daddy Sang Bass” – Carl Perkins, “Blue Moon of Kentucky” – Bill Monroe, “Waiting for a Miracle” – Bruce Cockburn, “I Guess That’s Why They Call It The Blues” – Elton John, “Pancho & Lefty” – Townes Van Zandt, “Hey There Delilah” -Tom Higgenson, “Heard It In A Love Song” – Toy Caldwell, “How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)” – Eddie Holland, “Ginseng Sullivan” -Norman Blake, “Way You Do The Things You Do” – Smokey Robinson and Bobby Rogers, “Mexico” James Taylor, “Where Are You Now” – Mumford & Sons, “Angel From Montgomery” – Bonnie Raitt, “Wish You Were Here” Pink Floyd… And More!
Fiddle Tunes: Eight Of January, Going To Town, Rubber Dolly, Arkansas Traveler, Tractor Pull, Cripple Creek, Cotton-Eyed Joe, Train To Florida, Johnson Boys, Flop Eared Mule, Devil’s Dream, Bear Creek Hop, Old Joe Clark, Mississippi Sawyer, Salt Creek… And More!
SPMA String Orchestra: Brandonburg Concerto No. 4 – JS Bach, Finale From Symphony No. 5 – Beethoven, Waltz From The Sleeping Beauty – Tschaikowsky, Fledermaus Waltzes – Strauss, Concerto in D Major – JS Bach… And More!