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Jazz Band  Showcases New Tunes At Family Weekend
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Jazz Band Showcases New Tunes At Family Weekend

Following three quick beats on the drum, a long, blaring trumpet note fills the dining hall as the saxophones join in with the upbeat melody. This piece, “Greetings and Salutations” by Thad Jones, was one of the eight pieces performed by the Academy Jazz Band at the Jazz Brunch on Sunday. The group’s repertoire features…

Behind the Scenes of Grasshopper 2018: The Tech Team
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Behind the Scenes of Grasshopper 2018: The Tech Team

Carley Kukk ’19: Stage Manager and Producer Despite the time commitment, Carley Kukk ’19 takes pleasure in organizing the rehearsals just to see it all come together. “Our most busy day was when we held auditions: from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., [we debated] on who should get in. I think that was the hardest…

Art 600 Students Manipulate Light and Space in the Sanctuary
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Art 600 Students Manipulate Light and Space in the Sanctuary

Bike wheels strung across high ropes with long flowing sheets of fabric, red clay hearts encaged in plastic boxes, body casts strung around trees, and more stand in the heart of Cochran Bird Sanctuary. Projects scattered along the path are each paired with a short description of the piece and are arranged to interact with…

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