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Juneau student receives national honor

...recently graduated from Juneau-Douglas High School and has been playing tuba for about two years. Adam studies with his band director, John Unzicker and tuba instructor, Tim Ayer. He volunteers with the Juneau Lyric Opera and was active in his high...
Governor's Awards for the Arts & Humanities to be celebrated tonight

...state's liason to the American Choral Directors Association, the American String Teachers Association and the American Band Directors Association. in the past she has taught music students through the Anchorage School District and the University of...

...Smith, Zeke Thompkins, Drake Timothy, Olivia Varner, Calvin Wade, Brayden Wrightson, Roel Yadao, Elvis Young, band director Brian Van Kirk.DANCE:Seniors Ashley Boucher, Elyssa Kelley, Rhawni Lewis, and manager Selina Hernandez; juniors...

...choir will be featured, along with a selection of solos and ensembles from the Southeast Music Festival in Sitka. Band director Ken Guiher, orchestra director Julia Bastuscheck and choir director Richard Moore will lead the performances. College...
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The Juneau Volunteer Marching Band Returns

...very few young people in the band." Approximately one-third of the 35 band members are high school students, said band director, sixth-year member and Floyd Dryden Middle School band teacher Scott Black. Black and Juneau-Douglas High School...
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Transgender transformation I had to search my soul a little bit, but eventually I found it. It was really helpful once we had the full band." Director David Charles Goyette has moved to Juneau and will be the new education director at Perseverance. He's spent the...
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Thank you

...Jazz Festival on February 13-15. Twenty seventh and eighth-grade students, six parent chaperones, and the Jazz Band Director, Scott Black, attended the two-day Sitka High School-sponsored festival. The students attended workshops for...
Out with a bang

...please forgive me. Thanks again to everyone, including the community of Juneau, and I'll see you out there in the audience as I join the winsome world of retirement land. I'm proud to have been your JDHS Band Director. Ken Guiher
Playing tribute

...been very supportive and helpful with the rehearsal and equipment needs of the band," Bucy said. "Brian Van Kirk, band director at Thunder Mountain, also has been quite generous to let us rehearse in his space and use his equipment. It is a...
French Horn player Russell Strandtmann

...that hooked him for life, he said. ``I was playing in a big brass band in high school in Lubbock. One day the band director passed out this music to ``Ziegfried's Rhine Journey.'' I had heard about this Ziegfried fellow, from reading...


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