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Mary Woods (left) and Sharmistha Chakrabarti (right), Philharmonic Orchestra members and seniors, do their homework in the orchestra SRT. As a senior, Woods said she is sad that she will no longer be playing music with her friends that she has known for a long time when the school year ends.

Orchestra members to compete at ISSMA qualifier May 1 and 2

Beats April 29, 2015

According to assistant orchestra director Elisabeth Ohly-Davis, Symphony Orchestra members and Philharmonic Orchestra members will compete at the Indiana State School Music Association (ISSMA) qualifications...

Sam Thomas, Symphony Orchestra member and senior, practices his bass after school before in the orchestra room. Thomas said he is going on the Vienna trip.

Orchestra members to go on Austria trip April 2

Beats March 31, 2015

According to assistant orchestra director Elisabeth Ohly-Davis, orchestra members attending the Austria spring break trip will leave on April 2 and come back on April 9. The members will fly to Munich,...

Olivia Wang, Symphony Orchestra member and junior, does her homework after school at the Carmel Clay Public Library. She said she always stays there after school before Tuesday orchestra rehearsals start at 6 p.m.

Orchestra continues to prepare for state competition and Vienna trip

Beats February 18, 2015

According to assistant orchestra director Elisabeth Ohly-Davis, orchestra members continue to prepare for the Indiana State School Music Association (ISSMA) season in early May and their upcoming trip...

Olivia Wang, Symphony Orchestra member and junior, does her homework after school at the Carmel Clay Public Library. She said she always stays there after school before Tuesday orchestra rehearsals start at 6 p.m.

Orchestra prepares for state competition and Vienna trip

Beats January 28, 2015

According to Olivia Wang, Symphony Orchestra member and junior, orchestra members continue to prepare for Indiana State School Music Association (ISSMA) season in early May. Two songs Symphony Orchestra...

May Zhang, Concert Orchestra member and freshman, fingers her violin in an individual playing room during SRT. She was playing “Allegro Brillante”.

Orchestra to forgo chamber music this year

Beats January 9, 2015

According to assistant orchestra director Elisabeth Ohly-Davis, orchestra members typically work on chamber music, music played in small groups of musicians, during the beginning of the second semester....

Orchestra members prepare for annual winter concert

Orchestra members prepare for annual winter concert

Beats November 21, 2014

Orchestra members are preparing for the annual winter concert on Dec. 11 at 6:30 p.m. in the Dale E. Graham Auditorium, according to assistant orchestra director Elisabeth Ohly-Davis. Concert Orchestra,...

James Adams, Philharmonic Orchestra member and senior, puts away his violin into his orchestra locker after school. Adams said he does a lot of practicing during his orchestra independent study period. MICHELLE DAI / PHOTO

Camerata Orchestra members prepare for Palladium concert

Beats October 9, 2014

Camerata Orchestra members are preparing for a concert beginning at 7 p.m. on Oct. 14 at the Palladium, according to assistant orchestra director Elisabeth Ohly-Davis. The members will perform two numbers...

Orchestra members prepare for annual fall concert

Orchestra members prepare for annual fall concert

Beats September 23, 2014

Orchestra members are preparing for the annual fall concert on Oct. 9 at 7 p.m. in the Dale E. Graham Auditorium, according to assistant orchestra director Elisabeth Ohly-Davis. Tickets are generally $5,...

Despite obtaining eligibility in high school, teen drivers wait longer to obtain their licenses

Despite obtaining eligibility in high school, teen drivers wait longer to obtain their licenses

feature March 27, 2014

While many students take driver’s education as soon as they are eligible, senior Ana Ros-Marrero did not start the process of getting her license until now. Ros-Marrero, who is now 17, has just recently...

Disney’s hit ‘Frozen’ to become Broadway musical

Disney’s hit ‘Frozen’ to become Broadway musical

entertainment February 27, 2014

When Lauren Searl, theater student and junior, tagged along with her mom and sister to watch “Frozen” for the first time last December, she did not have huge expectations. However, she ended up enjoyed...

Realistic resolutions. Lessons I learned from last year’s resolutions.

Realistic resolutions. Lessons I learned from last year’s resolutions.

perspectives January 23, 2014

Regarding the new year, peace activist Edith Lovejoy Pierce once said, “We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called Opportunity and its...

Sophomore Austin Evans. MILES DAI / PHOTO

Difference Maker: Austin Evans

acumen December 5, 2013

Sophomore Austin Evans has held the door between Freshman Cafeteria and Greyhound Station after school ever since the middle of his freshman year. He said he started doing it because he thought it was...

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