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Ambassadors continues to prepare for choral competitions

Ambassadors continues to prepare for choral competitions

April 26, 2018


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For the next two weeks, the Ambassadors will be very busy as they finalize their set for a state wide competition known as ISSMA on April 28, according to Kyle Barker, associate director and leader of Ambassadors. According to Barker, as fourth quarter continues, the Ambassadors are staying occupied getting ...

Orchestra members prepare for February events

Orchestra members prepare for February events

Amy Zhou

February 15, 2017


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According to Maggie Hite, one of the three orchestra directors, orchestra members are currently in the process of auditions for next year.The orchestras were handed audition music about a month ago to prepare to test into a higher orchestra next year. In addition to auditions, class time is also...

CHS orchestra students and staff discuss departure of former director

CHS orchestra students and staff discuss departure of former director

entertainment

August 16, 2016


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Soo Han, former Director of Orchestras, will take a year off from CHS to begin his doctorate at Orchestral Conducting at Michigan State University. As a result, positions have changed within the conducting  staff. The orchestra program has found a new conductor, Tom Chen. Chen will be the new Associate...

Orchestras to perform in ISSMA competition

Orchestras to perform in ISSMA competition

Beats

April 28, 2016


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According to Maggie Hite, one of the three orchestra directors, all orchestras are currently in the process of getting ready for the annual ISSMA competition on April 22. “We just had a very successful ISSMA Jazz competition with Festival orchestra,” Hite said. She also said that students are...

A First Time for Everything: Ambassadors, Accents to compete for first time at ISSMA

A First Time for Everything: Ambassadors, Accents to compete for first time at ISSMA

entertainment

April 23, 2015


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As she has done since the beginning of the year, Kathleen Muloma, Ambassadors member and senior, walks into Room P118, a room with platforms and a mirrored wall hidden by a curtain. In this room, the Ambassadors will rehearse until May 2, when they, along with the Accents, will travel to Ben Davis High ...

Performance helps students gain experience for ISSMA competition

Beats

February 20, 2014


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The next schedules performance is this Saturday, February 22, at Summer Trace. “The seniors there are delightful and there’s usually a large turnout in the audience. Currently we have four people signed up to play, but more may decide to go during the week,” Lauren Lu said, Vice President of the...

Orchestra prepares for 4/26 competition at Pike High School

Orchestra prepares for 4/26 competition at Pike High School

Beats

April 25, 2013


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According to Soo Han, performing arts co-department chairperson and director for orchestras, orchestra competition season is in full swing and the Regional competition begins this weekend. The Philharmonic and Symphony Orchestras will go to the competition. The Philharmonic Orchestra plays at 8 p.m....

Orchestras prepare for ISSMA competition

Orchestras prepare  for ISSMA competition

entertainment

March 22, 2013


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Every Tuesday and Thursday after school, George Gemelas, Camerata Orchestra violist and junior, rehearses with his orchestra, keeping in line with the orchestra’s rigorous schedule in preparation for ISSMA competitions coming up in late April. According to Soo Han, orchestra director and co-department...

Orchestra prepares for Camerata Chamber Concert March 28

Orchestra prepares for Camerata Chamber Concert March 28

Beats

March 1, 2013


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According to Soo Han, performing arts co-department chairperson and director for orchestras, the Camerata Orchestra will perform on March 28 at 7:30 p.m. in the Studio Theater with free admission. He said the Camerata Orchestra is a smaller group in number compared with the other orchestras and has most...

Guard Prepares for ISSMA Regional Competition

Guard Prepares for ISSMA Regional Competition

Beats

October 10, 2012


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The color guard is preparing this week for the regional ISSMA competition, which will take place on Oct. 13. According to Callie Daet, guard member and junior, the group is getting ready by focusing on cleaning its work with dance, rifle, saber and flag. “On my own, I work on my dance parts to make sure ...