Hope everyone had a pleasant spring break. I certainly enjoyed catching up on sleep and spending some quality time with my family! It’s incredible to think the school year is almost over! Before you know it, the class of 2018 will be in cap and gown celebrating the end of a big chapter in their lives!
This weekend the Symphony Orchestra will perform at the Roy Romer LAUSD Instructional Music Festival. We will once again perform Mars and the Mendelssohn Violin Concerto featuring Yi-Shen Loo. There will be no concession stands so please eat before you arrive. Here is the schedule:
- 11:45 am Call Time
- 12:00 pm Load Instruments into vehicles
- 12:30 pm Bus Pick Up
- 2:00 pm Warm-up
- 2:30 pm Performance & Clinic
- 4:00 pm Bus Departure
- 4:30 pm Estimated Dismissal Time
P.S. That’s him in the bottom left Corner.
LA Unified’s “We Are One” Concert
Select members for the NHHS Drumline have been invited to perform at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion for a special benefit concert for arts education. The LA Unified concert in association with the music center is entitled “We Are One” will feature performances by Grammy Award winners Sheila E, Pete Escovedo, Judith Hill, and Siedah Garret with hosts Patricia & David Arquette. Here is the student schedule:
April 10, 2018
- 7:45am Call Time
- 8:15am Bus Pick up
- FYI: Sack lunches from cafeteria will be provided
- 10:00am Rehearsal
- 1:15/1:30 Depart Music Center
- 2:15pm Estimated Return to NHHS
April 11, 2018
- Period 4 – Call Time (Zoo student take Nutrition Bus)
- Go to Cafeteria for early lunch. They will be expecting you!
- 12:30pm Bus Pick Up
- 2:00pm Rehearsal
- 5:15pm Bus Departure
- 6:30pm Estimated Dismissal
April 12, 2018
- 2:00pm Call time
- 2:15pm Bus Pick up
- 4:00pm Possible follow up dress rehearsal
- 8:45/9:00 Bus Departure
- 9:45pm Estimated Dismissal
Swing Night At CBS Studios
Our second annual Swing Night at CBS Studios will be on April 28th at 6 pm. The evening will include entry to the world-famous CBS Studios Radford lot, dinner, dessert, dancing, and entertainment by the North Hollywood High Jazz Band!
Tickets are $35 and need to be purchased in advance from a Jazz Band student.
Chamber Music Auditions!
- April 7 (Saturday) Roy Romer Orchestra Festival
- April 12 (Thursday) LAUSD “We Are One” Benefit Concert
- April 19 (Thursday) Chamber Music Concert
- April 21 (Saturday) DAC Drumline Competition
- April 28 (Saturday) Swing Night at CBS Studios
- May 3 & 4th (Thursday & Friday) Dance Team Spring Shows!
- May 5th (Saturday) DAC Drumline State Championships
- May 18th (Friday) Vocal & Jazz Band Concert
- June 1st (Friday) Band & Orchestra Concert
- June 7th (Thursday) Graduation – Orchestra & Band Perform
Words of Wisdom
“A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.”-Albert Einstein
“And in the end, the love you take is equal to the love you make” – Paul McCartney
“Don’t let negative and toxic people rent space in your head. Raise the rent and kick them out.” – Robert Tew