We came, we sang, we kicked tubs!

Hey, good people… The orchestra concert last night was a great time! It was a musical celebration featuring music for singing, dancing, loving, gondoliering, and dreaming. Oh yeah, and nightmares too. The orchestras prepared their music for the past few months and showed off their hard work last night with some memorable moments. They performed music Read more about We came, we sang, we kicked tubs![…]

Intermezzo Orchestra Performs for Esteemed Clinicians

Last Thursday, the sixth graders from the MSN Intermezzo Orchestra joined forces with their friends in the MSS Intermezzo Orchestra to perform at the annual University of Illinois Orchestra Consortium at Niles West High School. They performed three selections: Phantom Dance, Bring a Torch, and Sword Dance. Clinicians, Mr. Ray Ostwald and Mr. Jack Ranney, Read more about Intermezzo Orchestra Performs for Esteemed Clinicians[…]

iPad GarageBand Band

Thanks to Performing Music Advocates (PMA) for the grant to make our iPad GarageBand Band come to life! Students were excited to tear open the shipping boxes full of our new portable mixer, speaker, and many cables. In just a few minutes they were plugged in and jamming on the 12-Bar Blues! Watch the video below. We also received Read more about iPad GarageBand Band[…]

School House Rock!

Last night, at our annual Holiday/Pops Winter Concert the orchestra students rocked the house! Thank you to Mrs. McKenna Serowka, Mrs. Kerry Conrad, and Mr. Jeff Platt for performing with the Chamber Orchestra! Listen to the Concert! Chamber Orchestra (7th & 8th Grade) Sunshine of Your Love – Cream Electric Strings: Preston, Madeleine, Jason Electric Read more about School House Rock![…]