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Review: I do not want to listen to “All I Want for Christmas is You” before December [MUSE]

Lorna Ding November 28, 2022

There is a song that has appeared on the iTunes Top 100 Chart in December every year since 2013. According to Spotify analytics, the song begins appearing in the charts as early as Nov. 1 and reaches a...

Grand Ole Country Interactive JAM

Grand Ole Country Interactive JAM

Grace Guo and Arya Pinnamaneni November 9, 2022

Graphics marked with an “IN” button are interactive, click on the graphic to learn more about the topic

Playlist: Indian soul tunes [MUSE]

Playlist: Indian soul tunes [MUSE]

Sumedha Kota September 28, 2022

MUSE Playlist: Indian Soul Tunes As we enter summer, films are becoming a bigger part of many schedules. A country like India, in particular, has cinema which resonates with summer, otherwise known...

Senior George Huang plays his tenor saxophone. Huang currently plays multiple instruments and enjoys exploring different genres of music.

Student musicians, band directors discuss playing music for multiple genre groups

Ayaan Nadeem and Rose Clark September 27, 2022

When a person begins their journey into music, many often encourage them to stay within their chosen genre. However, senior George Huang, who began to play the acoustic guitar at age 10, has a different...

Ashlyn Walker, We Have All Music (WHAM) member and junior, practices cello at WHAM practice on Aug. 28, 2022. WHAM, a student run band, practiced in order to prepare for their performance at the Palladium which will take place on Sept. 28. The orchestra has performed multiple different types of songs including classical, pop, rock and electronic music.

With upcoming Palladium performance, learn more about We Have All Music (WHAM)

Nora Mariano September 16, 2022

We Have All Music (WHAM) is a nonprofit group started by a group of students at this school in September of 2021. According to founder and senior Brayden Meng, it began because of a love of music and a...

Club Spotlight: United Sound

Club Spotlight: United Sound

Dariush Khurram March 17, 2022

Ishaan Singh, United Sound President Q: First of all, can you give me a brief overview of the United Sound club? A: We have nine new musicia ns this year, and we just teach them how to play...

Sly Stone of Sly and the Family Stones performs for the 1969 Harlem Cultural. As a psychedelic soul group , their music helped contribute to the diverse music scene of the films subject, including gospel, blues and pop as well.

Review: Summer of Soul More than Music [MUSE]

Christian Ledbetter February 22, 2022

Happy Black History Month everyone! As a huge fan of history overall, I love having a whole month to discuss and share the lesser known moments that have helped define our country and culture. Black...

In honor of popular girl group TLC’s reunion shows starting Feb. 17, read about career statistics, modern girl groups

In honor of popular girl group TLC’s reunion shows starting Feb. 17, read about career statistics, modern girl groups

Maddie Misterka February 17, 2022

Q&A with Hilary Ma, Sophomore and girl band lover Do you see a different appeal to boy bands and girl groups? In singing, (different groups) have different tones and vocal ranges, but also...

Freshman Guerin Whitcomb (center) plays  the flute during a varsity women’s basketball game. Whitcomb said the pep band creates more excitement in games.

Pep band member, basketball player celebrate impact of live music on game atmosphere

Darshini Shankar February 11, 2022

The super bowl LVI’s half- time performance featured five different artists—Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Mary L. Blige and Kendrick Lamar—each contributing to the show to engage the live audience....

Brayden Meng plays Bachs Partita No. 2 in D minor on his violin. He said performing in front of a large audience is essential for him to improve as a musician.

Student, professional musician discuss hardship of performing, ways to be successful in music industry

Royce Brown and Kruti Subbannavar December 11, 2021

Junior Brayden Meng recently played the violin with his non-profit ensemble, WHAM!, at a restaurant venue to give students a platform to display their music. Being part of Camerata, an elite group of orchestra...

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