Founder returns to his roots and launches new studio location

Dr. Quinton Morris

September 26, 2022 For more information, please contact: Shelby Denckla, executive assistant & office manager 425.970.3540 sdenckla@keytochangestudio.org Founder returns to his roots and launches new studio location Dr. Quinton Morris, founder of Key to Change, grew up in Renton and has opened a string studio and office for underserved students and students of color to […]

Organizations partner to present groundbreaking conductor to teach student musicians in public masterclass

Jonathon Heyward, conductor

For immediate release September 15, 2022 For more information, please contact: Shelby Denckla, Executive Assistant & Office Manager 425.970.3540 sdenckla@keytochangestudio.org Organizations partner to present groundbreaking conductor to teach student musicians in public masterclass Jonathon Heyward, a guest conductor with the Seattle Symphony will teach youth in Key to Change Studio on September 30 to mark […]

Curtis Stewart appointed as new Composer in Residence

Curtis Stewart with a violin

August 23, 2022 For Immediate Release  For more information, please contact: Shelby Denckla, Executive Assistant & Office Manager sdenckla@keytochangestudio.org   “I am so excited to dig into this work with the students of Key to Change – I have always considered it a deep part of my pedagogy to write music for myself and my […]

Key to Change enters into multi year partnership with the Seattle Symphony 

Amariah Strand, a current Key to Change student performs a “pre concert” recital as an opener before the Seattle Symphony performs in February 2020. Key to Change students will have an opportunity to open for the Seattle Symphony, participate in numerous musical activities with orchestral musicians and compete in the inaugural concerto competition during our […]

Key to Change Students Receive Community Funded Scholarships

Left picture: Councilmember Dave Upthegrove presents Jolene Nguyen with a scholarship. Right picture: Members of the Ballard Rotary Club present Malak Ali with a scholarship.  Key to Change Students Receive Community Funded Scholarships This past Saturday, August 14, 2021 twenty-two students performed at Key to Change’s Summer Finale Student Concert. This concert was held at […]

String Students perform LIVE on Classical King FM 98.1

Solo String festivals Winners at KING FM

Left to Right: Beth Gutherman Chu (Solo String Festival Judge), Dr. Quinton Morris, Executive Director & Founder, Henry Williams (First Place Winner of the Junior Division), Eden Pawlos (Second Place Winner of the Junior Division), Thea Weinbeck (First Place Winner of the Senior Division), Sean Maclean (host of NW Focus Live) and Geoffrey Liu (Music […]