Music teachers in a central IL community would like the board to reduce or eliminate an activity fee, at least for 4th graders.
100s of volunteers fanned out across Chicago’s southland to mark a day of service and celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
Our brains develop based on stimuli they receive, and some of that includes auditory stimuli, or sounds: music, language, other noises.
A longtime band director resigned at a suburban Chicago h.s. amid allegations of inappropriate behavior with students from 1996.
It was a gorgeous day in Baltimore for the mayor’s Christmas Parade: 5 high school bands, more than a hundred participants.
Peter and the Starcatcher is a relatively new musical, esp. for high schools, and one in Maryland takes it to a new level.
A few musicals are still slated to take the stage in Md. and IL high schools as the 2017 calendar year draws to a close.
Maybe the biggest Thanksgiving band ever in Chicago, a combined group of student-musicians from IL’s 2nd-largest school dist.
20 marching bands, 18 coming from the US (2 fr. IL), will march through Picadilly Circus to the Houses of Parliament on New Year’s Day.
Life can sometimes be lonely for symphonic percussionists—long stretches of sitting. But then, they’re the heartbeat of the orchestra.