Special Thanks

We Thank Special People

Some Friends of Cassa donate time or help in other ways to make our Summer School a special one for students.

We wish to extend our gratitude to these individuals and entities, all of whom helped make the recent season of Cassa Summer School possible. If you read this list and recognize anyone or should you meet any of the following individuals and remember their contribution, please acknowledge that you appreciate their support for Calgary Arts Summer School. If you use a business or service you see listed, please extend our appreciation for the help given to us. 

CASSA Board Members, Admin Team, Instructors, Assistants and Volunteers

Government of Alberta - Alberta Foundation for the Arts 

St. John’s Music - Blaine McLaren & staff, pianos & digital keyboards

VCommerce Piano Moving, Delivery & Storage - Vesselin Vassilev, Dimitar Rangelov

Extreme Piano Moving - Mike Gustafson & staff

Murray’s Piano Services - Murray Seminuk, piano tuning

Harmony Music School - Jacklyn Chan, Cynthia Chao-Hoang, office space

ProArts Society - Damon Johnson, Artistic Director; Davin Bieker & Kristina Kublik, piano performance on April 11, 2018 for ProArts@Noon

Harry and Martha Cohen Foundation - Cheryl Cohen, Executive Director, Cassa Musical donation 

Calgary Board of Education - Administration 

Chinook Learning - Mary Ellen Dewar, Principal; Gail Gislason, Principal

Lord Beaverbrook High School - Colin Haydu, Assistant Principal and all Administration; 

     James Dobie and facilities team

St. Vladimir’s Cultural Centre - Joan Popowich, President; Michele Faryna, Administrator; 

     Oksana Kravtchouk, Custodian; Greg Faryna; Rigger.

Michelle Delisle - Cassa re-branding artwork, slogans and materials

MSi Action Group - Cheryl Dyck of ActionCOACH International, Coaching for a Cause 

Alberta Registered Music Teachers’ Association (ARMTA) - Marlaine Osgood, President; 

     Kimerica Parr, Vice  President; Vicki Martin, Provincial Administrator; Beth Olver, Past 

     President; Judith Ammann, Scholarship Contact ; ARMTA Board Members; Calgary

     Branch President, Lisa Kiernan; Past President, Alicia Romero; Calgary Branch Treasurer, 

     Sharon Carne

Alberta Piano Teachers’ Association (APTA) - Marian Parrott, President; Dale Wheeler, 

     Past President; Ruston Vuori, Newsletter Editor

Edelweiss Imports - Stan and Marianne Kundert, reception food & baskets

Shangarry Bed & Breakfast - Josephine Davy-Seetal, accommodation

Hughes House Bed & Breakfast - Kelly Hughes, accommodation

Website - R.H. Whitworth

VH Marketing - Viola Olah, online registration & social media 

Nerds on Site - Michael Duffy, IT support

That’s Entertainment - Manfred Huesken, DVD production

Gus van Helden - photography

Kathy Milani - Programme printing

Darcy Hildebrandt - Art preparation for Cassa Kids

Felix and Vicki Reydler - catering for on-site meals

The UPS Store - Peter Traxel, printing

Music Coterie - Barbara Neufeld, President; Nancie Redekop, Treasurer

Lake Bonavista Village Retirement Residence, Maison Senior Living - hosting Retirement 

     Residence Recitals 

Retirement Residence Recitals performers - Ethan Froese, Gary Lou, Georgeanne van 

     Helden, Jonah van Helden. Jane Wang

Cardel Theatre - venue for Cassa’s “A Brand Celebration” event February 22nd, 2018

“A Brand Celebration” performers - Justine Cherry-Delisle, Izabella Dubon, Josh Boak; 

      speakers - Simon Rose, Darren Dyck; Thank you gift presented to Michelle Delisle by the 

      Cassa President