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The Family Singers, conducted by Adam Grossman, perform during Winterfest II in the auditorium. (Photo by Ian DIckerman)

Winterfest II showcases talented musicians through powerful song choices

Grace Beecher February 16, 2020

The crowd fell silent as the first few notes of the String Ensemble rang throughout the theatre. Members from Newton North’s Orchestra, Concert Choir, String Ensemble, Vocal Ensemble, and Family Singers...

Springfest celebrates successful year for musical ensembles

Springfest celebrates successful year for musical ensembles

The Newtonite June 8, 2019

Springfest I by Amy Xue Students from Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble, and the Jubilee Singers gathered in the Performing Arts Center for Springfest I Wednesday, April 10. Music teachers Richard Labedz...

Senior Rene Miller sings with Jubilee. (Photo by Ella Bailey)

Annual holiday concert brings festive cheer

Zoe Goldstein December 22, 2018

At this year’s annual holiday concert, green and red lights shone throughout the auditorium, Christmas carols filled the room, and the holidays truly felt on their way. Featuring Concert Choir, Family...

Senior Jeremy Gordon, Juniors ________ and Laura Shwartz perform during Newton Norths Winterfest.

Music ensembles perform Haydn's "Mass in Time of War" for annual Winterfest concert

Amy Xue February 7, 2018

Eighty-five students from four different ensembles came together on Thursday, Jan. 25 to deliver a charismatic rendition of Joseph Haydn’s Mass in Time of War for the annual Winterfest concert. The...

Harvestfest showcases student-musician's hardwork, debuts year's music department

Harvestfest showcases student-musician's hardwork, debuts year's music department

The Newtonite December 8, 2017

Harvestfest I by Hannah Liu The music department kick-started the performance season with Harvestfest, the annual two-part, fall concert, which showcased their range of skills and styles. Harvestfest I,...

Family Singers wrap up lunch block concert.

Pop-up performances remind students of upcoming auditions

Hannah Liu February 14, 2017

A pleasant surprise awaited incoming students and teachers on the morning of Feb. 3 as Tiger Bebop sung classic tunes of their repertoire. North’s select choral groups—Tiger Bebop, Family Singers,...

Photo by Devin Perlo

Preview: Harvestfest to showcase talented musicians, singers with new addition of Vocal Ensemble

Amy Morrill November 16, 2016

A spotlight will shine on student-musicians as they display their talent and unity in Harvestfest, the first joint musical concert of the year, on Wednesday and Thursday in the auditorium. The two-part...

Review: Winterfest presents skilled musicians performing captivating pieces

Review: Winterfest presents skilled musicians performing captivating pieces

Nour Chahboun January 31, 2016

Musicians performed Wednesday and Thursday in the auditorium as a part of Winterfest I and II. [divider]Winterfest I[/divider] by Hannah Liu Displaying students’ musical talent and passion, Winterfest...

Concert choir rehearses for Harvestfest. Photo by Devin Perlo.

Preview: Harvestfest to celebrate fall season

The Newtonite November 17, 2015

Every year at North, the music department celebrates autumn with the annual Harvestfest concert. Harvestfest is a two-part concert, which will begin with Harvestfest I Wednesday and continue with Harvestfest...

Students perform dynamic pieces in Winterfest II

The Newtonite January 31, 2015

by Amy Morrill Gorgeous, perfectly-harmonized music filled the auditorium in Winterfest II Thursday. Orchestra, Concert Choir, Family Singers, and String Ensemble performed pleasing and dynamic numbers...

Jubilee Singers performed at Harvestfest earlier this year. Photo by Josh Shub-Seltzer.

Update: Preview: Winterfest to display wide variety of talent in two-day event

Rose Bostwick January 24, 2015

UPDATE 1/28/2015: Due to the inclement weather, Winterfest I has been postponed to Feb. 4 at 7 p.m. Winterfest II will remain tomorrow at the updated time of 8 p.m.   In honor of the winter season,...

Senior Ned Martenis and the Wind Ensemble playing in POPS Night

Review: Pops Night impresses audience with stunning performances

The Newtonite May 16, 2014

by Jake Sims Speyer Music was left echoing in the ears of the audience after students from across the music department performed at the annual end-of-year Pops Night, yesterday in the cafeteria. After...

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