Refine Search

2014 Alaska Folk Festival schedule

APRIL 7-13Monday evening7 p.m., Juneau String Ensemble Aurora Strings. Elias Antaya, Tezah Haddock, Henry Cheng, Abby Olsen, Audrey Welling, Thomas Kappler, Hannah Elizarde, Lena Kawakami...
Aurora Strings on their way soon the Juneau Jazz & Classics Community Day on Campus at the University of Alaska Southeast. We'd love to say thank you with a song!Gratefully yours,The musicians, conductor and parents of Aurora Strings, Juneau String Ensembles
Community Day on Campus to be held at UAS Saturday

...featuring the combined strings from Glacier Valley, Riverbend and Auke Bay Elementary Schools? 11:20 a.m., Aurora Strings? 11:50 a.m., Thunder Mountain High School Orchestra? 12:20-p.m., Ursa Minor Strings? 12:40 p.m...
"King Island Christmas" kickstarter campaign ends May 21

...production of "Pippin" to the Fringe as part of the American High School Theatre Festival, and young musicians of The Aurora Strings, under the direction of Gou Hua Xia, are headed to China.King Island cast members have been fundraising for the...
Photo: Busking brothers

James Cheng, 15, and his brother, Henry, 13, busk for tourists along South Franklin Street on Friday. The brothers are part of the Aurora Strings Ensemble that traveled to China earlier this summer. In a word about the trip the brothers said, "awesome."
Juneau String Ensembles to perform Saturday

...Ensembles is currently composed of 35 students, ages 8 to 18, who also perform as three smaller groups -- Ursa Major, Aurora Strings, and Ursa Minor -- under Xia's direction. The Ensemble is currently raising funds to travel to China in June...
Photo: Concerto for two violins

...the direction of teachers Guo Hua Xia, Lisa Miles and Lorri Heagy. The concert was a fundraiser the 24-member Aurora Strings ensemble for their trip to China in May and June. The group is starting a Kickstarter program to help with their...
A quick look at some of this year's Jazz & Classics highlights

...Egan Library, free; 11 a.m. - Ursa Major String Ensemble with Annaliesa Place and Andrew Kim; 11:45 a.m. - Aurora Strings with Annaliesa Place and Andrew Kim; 12:30 p.m. - Dance/Movement by the Acting Students for JDHS & Students...
This WeeK
Juneau Student Symphony & Sinfonia to perform Saturday

...Symphony for three years and is also a member of the Aurora Strings Ensemble. Zheng has playing violin for 51 2 years with Xia and also plays in Aurora Strings. "The double concerto is a really difficult piece...
This WeeK
Student Symphony takes new look at Vivaldi

...Juneau Symphony's concerto competition, will be the featured soloist for the Vivaldi work. Zheng, a member of the Aurora Strings Ensemble, has been playing violin for five years under the tutelage of Juneau Symphony violinist Guo Hua Xia, a...
This WeeK


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback