Our mission is to develop the skills and character of individuals of every age and ethnicity

through dance & music education & performance

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Both Dance & Music Departments are closed until March 30. Please check your email for more information from the Directors.


Daniel McCarthy received his Associate of Arts from the American Conservatory of Music and his Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Music and Music Education from Governors State University. He has performed with the Southwest Michigan Symphony, St. Joseph Municipal Band, Symphony Brass, Andrews Wind Symphony, Notre Dame Symphonic Band, and the Renaissance String Quartet. Mr. McCarthy is currently active both as soloist and chamber musician in Southwest Michigan and South Chicago land, performing many styles of music from Baroque to Broadway. In addition to his teaching duties at Citadel, he is Trumpet Instructor at Notre Dame University, Andrews University, and Lake Michigan College, and also teaches brass lessons at Lakeshore Middle School, where he is a co-founder of the school’s Music Scholarship program.