Community Arts Support Grant
ACHF Arts Access
Higher audience numbers (425) will impact capacity to offer high quality concerts, more Master Classes and additional student programs; Master Classes will help improve the repertoire and skills of attendees; Diverse programs will expand knowledge, awareness of musical genres Community Arts Support funding impact on the community: - Season ticket costs will remain at the current rates - Five (5) quality, diverse concert programs per season - Engagement of students through additional Student Outreach Programs. Survey questions: Did this concert meet your expectations: How was the artist's interaction with the audience? How was your concert experience? How was the overall quality of the performance? For Students: Will this Master Class improve your skills as a musician Choices given are excellent, good, fair and a comment line is included.
Increase of 60 new memberships at the start of 2016-2017 season, allowing HCA to keep ticket prices affordable. The evaluation surveys were designed to encourage feedback on their expectations, interaction with artist(s), concert experience, quality of program & motivation to improve their skills. Subjective review included engagement and attention to performance, interactions with artist and enthusiasm showed. The majority of surveys returned, both student and evening programs, indicated going beyond expectation, high education component, uplifting experience along with artistic excellence.