Carmel Electric Ensemble to meet on March 18

Kiersten Riedford

March 22, 2019

The Carmel Electric Ensemble is to meet on March 18 during SRT. The ensemble members are starting to regroup from an extended break, their last meeting was Feb. 22, and they have chosen a new setlist for their upcoming concert in April. Club sponsor Elisabeth Ohly-Davis said, “It’s not official...

The Carmel Electric Ensemble has a rehearsal date set for Feb. 22 in SRT

Kiersten Riedford

February 26, 2019

The Carmel Electric Ensemble will meet during SRT on Feb. 22. Jiwon Yu, club president and junior, said, “There has been a lot going on for a large portion of us, but I feel that the group meeting will be a great benefit to us as we work towards the concert.” Yu and club sponsor Elisabeth Ohly...

Carmel Electric Ensemble to have second-semester rehearsals in SRT only

Kiersten Riedford

February 5, 2019

The Carmel Electric Ensemble will meet in SRT for all future scheduled rehearsals in the second semester. Throughout the first semester the club members decided to meet both after school and during SRT, but now Jiwon Yu, club president and junior, has chosen to alter the rehearsals to take place in S...

Accents start new year and semester with competition season

Stella Dennett, Accents dance captain and senior, leads a small section of Accents through an evening rehearsal. During the first semester, Accents had one rehearsal per week; however, they will now begin two evening rehearsals per week in preparation for their first competition.

Alina Yu

January 18, 2019

As 2019 begins, Accents continue preparing for their competition season this semester. With their first competition on Feb. 16, according to director of choirs Kathrine Kouns, the all-girls choir practices day and night on their competition set. Stella Dennett, Accents dance captain and senior, said, “I am...

Carmel Electric Ensemble to continue rehearsing and arrange next concert

Kiersten Riedford

January 15, 2019

The Carmel Electric Ensemble chose to cancel their previous concert which was set for Dec. 13. The ensemble will host their next concert on April 24. Songs that were chosen for the concert in December will remain in the set list for the upcoming concert. The ensemble intends to push themselves as th...

Choirs intensify Holiday Spectacular preparations

Director of choirs Katherine Kouns works on placements for choir students in her office on Nov. 16. “Holiday Spectacular is pretty much on track compared to previous years. We’re right about where we should be. There’s still a lot of work to do, but everyone knows what they’re doing,” Kouns said.

Josie Cruzan

November 30, 2018

Holiday Spectacular will run from Dec. 6 to Dec. 9 and will be in the auditorium. Though students and teachers involved with the choir department have been rehearsing for some time now, the intensity of rehearsals is picking up. Director of choirs Katherine Kouns said, “Everybody is just in full speed mode tryin...

Carmel Electric Ensemble to meet Nov. 28

Kiersten Riedford

November 26, 2018

Jiwon Yu, president of the Carmel Electric Ensemble and junior, said the club will be meeting on Nov. 28. Regarding the rehearsal, the club will be focusing on the new music handed out at the last meeting. Yu said, “(We will be) polishing the music, I think we still need to get the notes right and speeding...

Carmel Electric Ensemble continues to rehearse for next concert

Kiersten Riedford

November 4, 2018

The Carmel Electric Ensemble is currently undecided about the next upcoming rehearsal. The expectation is for the meeting to be held in one of the upcoming weeks. Elisabeth Ohly-Davis, the club’s sponsor and head of the orchestra department, said their last concert was “one of the smoothest concer...

Students to participate in young adult cast musical productions during the summer

Students to participate in young adult cast musical productions during the summer


May 19, 2016

As the end of the school year approaches, many students look for activities to keep them busy in the summer. While many find summer jobs or vacation spots, junior Seth VanNatter has different plans. He said this summer he will play the character Carlos in “Legally Blonde” at the Booth Tarkington...

Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra members attend Symphony Orchestra rehearsal

Photo: Robert Goodlett, assistant principal bassist at the Indiana Symphony Orchestra, rehearses alongside Carmel High School's Symphony Orchestra. The ISO musicians were moved by the letters of support from orchestra students about the recent concert cancellations, and several musicians decided to meet with the Carmel orchestra students. SCOTT LIU / PHOTO

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September 28, 2012

The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra (ISO) attended a rehearsal by the CHS Symphonic Orchestra this past Thursday.  The ISO rehearsed pieces with CHS students and offered critiques on their playing.  The rehearsal took place in Room P100 and was open to anyone who would have liked to attend. Acco...