“Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.” - Confucius
This week, take note of Madison Hertel, TCAPS alumnus, Class of 2018.
Madison participated in choir at both West Middle School and West Senior High School, with the lead role in several of West’s musical productions. A recent graduate of Ithaca College, with a BFA in Music Theatre, she is a professional singer, dancer and actor based in New York City. Madison performs in Opera and Theatre around the United States and also in Europe. Her most recent work includes Carmen, The Sound of Music and The Jungle Book at the Glimmerglass Festival. Upcoming performances will include Carmen at the Portland Opera and West Side Story in Cagliari, Italy.
Madison was the recipient of a Music Boosters scholarship which she used for voice lessons and college preparatory programs.
“Music is a huge part of my life and what I’ve chosen to make my career out of! To me, music is about personal expression and community.”
Traverse City Music Boosters supports all K-12 music education in TCAPS.