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New Dance Group Fusion  Brings Awareness To African and Caribbean Culture
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New Dance Group Fusion Brings Awareness To African and Caribbean Culture

Members of Fusion grooved across the Grasshopper stage in vibrant tunics. After boys dip and sway with girls in a line, they end in a semicircle while cheering on their fellow dancers, mirroring the freestyle circle that ends their every practice. Fusion, a new multicultural dance group, performed for the first time at Grasshopper Night,…

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Parent’s Weekend Student Recital

A cascade of brisk arpeggios punctuated by soaring notes rang throughout the Timken Room as Ariel Wang ’21 played “Three Concert Etudes No. 3” by Franz Liszt on the piano. The piece culminated with a progression of somber chords before sending the audience into a round of applause. “I heard someone else play [this piece]…

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“Music of the Spheres”

Standing in a circular formation and filling the entire Cochran Chapel, members of the Academy Chorus and Fidelio Society sang in complete unison to “One Voice” by Ruth Moody. The piece began with a gentle melody, before Erik Glover ’19 joined in with steady guitar strums. The tune transitioned to a series of hums, before…

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Academy Orchestras and Bands Showcase Mendelssohn to Mozart

The clear, crisp notes of a single flute echoed throughout the chapel, as other instruments chimed in, crescendoing into one magnificent melody. Filling the entire chapel with this tune, the Academy Symphony Orchestra treated audiences to “Symphony No. 5, Op. 107” by Felix Mendelssohn. Audience member Zack Peng ’21 said, “The piece by Mendelssohn was…

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