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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...

Jubilee singers excite with captivating vocals

Jubilee singers excite with captivating vocals

Sophie Fredberg March 6, 2019

This year's annual Jubilee concert delighted the audience with its astonishing display of church hymns and feel-good songs. The concert, directed by music teacher Sheldon Reid, was performed Feb. 2 in...

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...

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 Wendy Li

Jubilee joined with the Kuumba Singers of Harvard College to perform passionate pieces

Nour Chahboun February 6, 2017

Jubilee joined with the Kuumba Singers of Harvard College to give an energetic performance that demonstrated relevant messages of unity and perseverance during a divisive period in our country last Saturday...

Review: Pops Night celebrates year of music

Review: Pops Night celebrates year of music

Rose Bostwick May 27, 2015

by Rose Bostwick Hundreds of audience members enjoyed catchy, lighthearted tunes May 21 at 7 p.m. in the cafeteria as part of Pops Night, an annual concert held by North’s music department to celebrate...

Photo by Devin Perlo.

Review: Springfest I brings together a variety of music, amazes audience

Lucy Lu April 18, 2015

by Lucy Lu In front of a pink and blue faded backdrop, beneath the bright lights, empty black chairs and music stands were delicately laid out before an eagerly-awaiting audience. A sudden applause erupted,...

Photo by Josh Shub-Seltzer.

Review: Jubilee Singers impress audience with breathtaking vocals

The Newtonite February 10, 2015

by Amy Morrill Joyful music filled the auditorium during the Jubilee Singers’ winter concert Saturday. Jubilee, directed by Sheldon Reid, were joined by South’s Harambee Gospel Choir. Harambee began...

Jubilee performs at their concert last year. Photo by Judith Gibson-Okunieff.

Jubilee Singers to perform in concert with South's Harambee choir

The Newtonite February 1, 2015

by Amy Morrill Jubilee Singers, alongside South’s Harambee gospel choir, will perform in their winter concert “Sing for Joy” Saturday, Jan.  7 at 7 p.m. Harambee will be joining Jubilee for “Looking...

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...

Jubilee performs at their concert last year. Photo by Judith Gibson-Okunieff.

Review: Jubilee Singers energizes audience with incredible talent

The Newtonite February 3, 2014

by Jessica Tharaud Directed by Jubilee teacher Sheldon Reid, the Jubilee Singers energized the crowd during its “One More Time” concert, singing a variety of African and religious music to bring together...

Preview: Jubilee Singers present special guests from South’s Harambee Gospel Choir

The Newtonite January 26, 2014

by Maya Abou-Rizk This school’s Jubilee Singers will be performing their Winter Concert “One More Time!” in the auditorium next Saturday at 7 p.m., with special guests from South’s Harambee Gospel...

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