On Saturday the Symphony Orchestra put on a stunning performance at the LAUSD Roy Romer Music Festival receiving Unanimous Superior ratings from judicators. Featured soloist Yi-Shen Loo played the Mendelssohn Violin Concerto and sounded phenomenal! Big thanks to all the parents and alumni who came out to help with the event.
This Thursday, April 12th, honored members of the drumline will perform in the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion for the LA Unified “We Are One” Arts Education Benefit Concert. The event will feature Grammy award winners Shelia E., Pete Escovedo, Judith Hill, and Seidah Gerret with hosts Patricia and David Arquette.
Participating students will get two complimentary tickets. Please notify Mr. Sharp ASAP to reserve these comps.
Ticket prices range between $50 – $600 and may be purchased online. Click here for ticket and event information.
Here is the student schedule:
April 10, 2018
- 7:45 am Call Time
- 8:15 am Bus Pick up
- FYI: Sack lunches from the cafeteria will be provided
- 10:00 am Rehearsal
- 1:15/1:30 Depart Music Center
- 2:15 pm Estimated Return to NHHS
April 11, 2018
- Period 4 – Call Time (Zoo student take Nutrition Bus)
- Go to Cafeteria for early lunch. They are expecting you
- 12:30 pm Bus Pick Up
- 2:00 pm Rehearsal
- 5:15 pm Bus Departure
- 6:30 pm Estimated Dismissal
April 12, 2018
- 2:00 pm Call time
- 2:15 pm Bus Pick up
- 4:00 pm Possible follow up dress rehearsal
- 8:45/9:00 pm Bus Departure
- 9:45pm Estimated Dismissal
Next week we will have our 6th annual Chamber Music concert Thursday, April 19th at 7:00 pm in the auditorium. Please join us in supporting our outstanding students in what will be an exquisite evening of music. Tickets are $5 at the door.
- 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
- 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
Inspiring Chamber Music Videos:
Words of Wisdom
“A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.”-Albert Einstein
“Don’t let negative and toxic people rent space in your head. Raise the rent and kick them out.” – Robert Tew