Woodside teacher to receive Civic Music award

Woodside Elementary School music teacher Heather Cheslock will be presented March 11 with Civic Music’s Certificate of Excellence in General Music Instruction.

Cheslock will be honored along with five other Milwaukee area teachers at the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra’s “Salute to Educators” concert at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts.

Civic Music has presented its music educator recognition program since 1991, and has collaborated with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra’s “Salute to Educators” night for more than 15 years. For more than 98 years, Civic Music has supported young musicians in the greater Milwaukee area and honored their teachers. Through coaching, scholarships, performances and award programs, Civic Music helps creative young people realize their dreams.

For “Salute to Educators” concert tickets, contact the Civic Music Association at (414) 483-3223 or