Please email donny@axismusic.com if you’d like to perform at any of our events.

What: A special event at the zoo featuring musical entertainment (indoors) by Axis students of all skill levels. Included with the price of admission is a scavenger hunt, special zookeeper talks and arts and craft stations.

When: Saturday, Jan. 18th from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Where: The Detroit Zoo

Admission: Performers get in free with one guest (regular zoo admission for everyone else)

What: A Student Showcase at our favorite live music venue in Oakland County. This event is open to students of all skill levels and is drummer-friendly.

When: Saturday, Feb. 1st at 2:00 pm

Where: 20 Front St. in Lake Orion

Admission: $10 per non-performer at the door (this is a fundraising event for Axis Music Foundation and the proceeds will benefit local underprivileged children interested in learning music)

What: We’ve been invited back by The Guild to be a part of the musical lineup for the annual Spring Art Fair in the cozy confines of the Royal Oak Farmer’s Market. This event is open to advanced students only.

When: Friday, April 3rd from 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Where: Royal Oak Farmer’s Market at 316 E. Eleven Mile Rd.

Admission: Free!

What: This outdoor art fair kicks off the summer season right in the heart of downtown Birmingham. We’ll be performing under a tent right outside the Baldwin Public Library. This performance opportunity is open to students of all skill levels.

When: Saturday, May 9th from 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Where: In front of the Baldwin Public Library at 300 W. Merrill St.

Admission: Free!

What: This world-renowned art fair features artists from around the globe and Axis Music students providing musical entertainment for the art lovers in attendance. We’ll be performing in Shain Park right in downtown Birmingham for this jam packed fair. This event is open to students of all skill levels.

When: Saturday, Sept. 13th from 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Where: Shain Park in downtown Birmingham

Admission: Free!

What: We’ve been invited back by The Guild to be a part of the musical lineup for the annual Fall Art Fair in the cozy confines of the Royal Oak Farmer’s Market. This event is open to advanced students only.

When: Thursday, Nov. 19th from 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Where: Royal Oak Farmer’s Market at 316 E. Eleven Mile Rd.

Admission: Free!

Past Foundation Fundraisers

An Evening with Chad Smith

(Drummer for the Red Hot Chili Peppers)

Screen Shot 2014-04-29 at 8.36.53 PMThree community groups teamed up to bring an unprecedented event to the Birmingham – Bloomfield community.  Bloomfield Hills native Chad Smith, drummer for the Red Hot Chili Peppers, came back to his roots with a visit to Birmingham and surrounding areas on Monday June 16, 2014.  The Birmingham Historical Museum, Birmingham Community Coalition (BBCC), Axis Music Academy and Axis Music Foundation organized an afternoon and evening with Chad Smith that offered the community three different opportunities to enjoy Smith’s company and talent.

Proceeds from the event went to support the creation of the Joan and Curt Smith Scholarship at Axis Music Foundation, anti-drug and pro-music programs at the BBCC, and the Birmingham Historical Museum.

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