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Monday February 12, 2018 at 11:00am Age: 8 days
Category: High School, District

MVHS POPS CONCERT: MONDAY, FEB. 12, 7PM


There are seven musical ensembles in the high school’s band program. The number alone impressive. More impressive still is the talent of our student and teacher musicians, and the level of their performances.


On Monday, Feb. 12, at 7 p.m., make your way to the high school auditorium for an outstanding, highly entertaining Pops Concert:

 

• Symphonic Band I: Matthew Christy, Director
— “Hollywood Milestones,” an exciting arrangement of classic movie themes (1960s - 1990s) 

• The Symphonic Band II:
Thomas Stickney, Director
—“Africa: Ceremony, Song and Ritual,” Africa-inspired composition
—“Africa,” the classic rock tune by the 80s band, “Toto,” number one tune on the 1982 US Billboard Chart


• Jazz Lab I: Matthew Christy, Director
— “Every Little Thing She Does is Magic,” written and composed by Sting and “The Police”


• Jazz Lab II: Thomas Stickney, Director
—“Orange Colored Sky,” upbeat classic swing tune, featuring the Jazz Lab II vocalist

Concert Band:
Joseph Horner, Director
— Selections from the animated Disney film “Moana”

• Wind Ensemble:
Joseph Horner, Director
— “Billy Joel in Concert”

• Jazz Ensemble:
Joseph Horner, Director
— “Sir Duke,” Stevie Wonder

Admission
to the Pops Concert is a suggested donation of $5 for adults, and $2 for students. Children four and younger, and citizen seniors, enter free. Proceeds will help fund the band's spring trip.

We hope to see everyone at this event! 
Snow date is February 13.

 

(Photos: Jazz Lab I rehearsals)