Singers perform in Vocal Solo Show

By Caroline Sturgeon ’20 Members from Wolverine Singers, Madrigals and Vocal Ensemble showcased their voices during Middle School Vocal Solo Show. The event was held at the Saperstein Theatre on March 5. Students each picked songs ranging from the popular “All I Ask” by Adele to “La Vie en Rose,” a French song originally performed

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Cooking Column: Quick n’ Go Edition

By Sarah Reiff ’20 and Astor Wu ’20 Being a student with a busy life, it’s hard to find time to make breakfast every morning. We all would rather stay in bed for those extra 10 minutes then get up and cook a meal. For this issue, Cooking Column brings you fast and easy breakfast

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Worth The Hype: Yeezys by Kanye West

By Robert Osborne ’20 On Dec. 3, 2013, Kanye West and Adidas released a sneaker called “Yeezy.” It was named after one of West’s albums “Yeezus,” which came out months before the shoe release. He has come out with four models of the shoe and will soon expand into the sports arena with a football

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Yale a cappella group visits campus

By Giselle Dalili ’20 The Baker’s Dozen is one of Yale’s many male a cappella groups performed for the Middle School Madrigals and Vocal Ensemble on Jan. 12. The group was touring the West Coast when they sang for the Middle School during their Los Angeles stop. Although the Baker’s Dozen sang during the Madrigals’

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CAIS Music Festival takes place

By Hannah Han ’21 and Celine Park ’21 Students from seventh to twelfth grade travelled to the Viewpoint School to perform for the California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS) Music Festival on Feb. 3. Middle School Performing Arts Chair Emily Reola and Upper School Symphony conductor Mark Hilt selected a few students to attend the

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Jazz musicians hold show

By Isabel von Mende ’20 Middle School Jazz Band musicians performed in the “Winter Big Band Jazz Concert” on Feb. 3 in the Saperstein Theatre. They played a setlist of nearly 20 pieces including James Van Heusen’s “Come Fly with Me” and Karl Suessdorf’s “Moonlight in Vermont.” The band consists of wind instruments and a

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Guest choreographer visits

By Alex Daum ’20 The dance program hosted Teresa “Toogie” Barcelo to teach students in Intro to Contemporary Dance and Contemporary Dance Workshop I and II on Feb. 17. Barcelo grew up in Miami and has been dancing for most of her life, connecting with her mother’s Spanish heritage by learning classical Spanish dances, such

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