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MadVox Live @ The Falcon. Photo Credit: Stephen Jablonsky

"What on earth is a music ensemble made up of a bassoonist, an oboist, a pianist, a singer, and a percussionist? Pleasure. That's what it is; Pleasure."

Uel Wade,


Congratulations to David Gluck on making the quarterfinal round for the 2017 GRAMMY Music Educator Award. A total of 290 music teachers from 264 cities across 41 states were selected as quarterfinalists for the Music Educator Award presented by The Recording Academy and the GRAMMY Foundation. In total, more than 3,300 initial nominations were submitted from all 50 states. Way to go Dave! 

Congratulations to Keve Wilson and her colleagues Lynn Bechtold and Milica Paranosic on another successful LADIES FIRST Concert perormed on May 11, 2018  called SISTERS AND WIVES.  LADIES FIRST is a collective highlighting female artists in multiple genres. Musicians and composers come together with artists, founders of non-profits, authors, and filmmakers, to create an evening of music and purpose. With the intention of women empowering other women through art, the event is a celebration of local and global accomplishments.

Check out the video of the SISTERS AND WIVES concert above - and please consider visiting their support page!


Madera Vox voice, Kelly Ellenwood will be appearing July 14 and 15th 2018, as "Abigail Adams" in a concert staging of 1776 opposite Phantom of the Opera colleague Craig Schulman as "John Adams."  The performances will take place on the historic Pollepel Island in the middle of the Hudson River, at the newly restored Bannerman Residence gardens. For more info and tix:

Cornelia McGiver's new venture Panther Creek Arts, was inspired by her upbringing in the tiny hamlet of West Fulton, NY.  Cornelia purchased the old Grange Hall in West Fulton (featured in the MadVox video "Seeing the Elephant") a few years back, and is now regularly presenting theatre and music performances along with amazing food.  For more information and for tickets to upcoming events, go to