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Sounds of the Capital City local performers, and the ability to try some instruments in a hands-on exhibit. Thunder Mountain High School band teacher Brian Van Kirk and Juneau Brass and Winds owner Bill Paulick will provide instruments, education and demonstrations...
School concerts cancelled

...We're not paid for putting on any concert outside our school day. We never have been," said Brian VanKirk, the band teacher at Thunder Mountain.Music teachers met during last week's Juneau Education Association general membership meeting...
Floyd Dryden tests waters with ambitious production of 'Fiddler on the Roof - Jr.'

...said the school has done other dramas and plays, but no one is aware of any musicals being performed. Choir and band teacher Missouri Smyth and Bucy talked in the fall about producing a musical. They eventually decided on Fiddler on the Roof...
Literary journal Cirque releases eighth issue

...remedial math in a room with kids who can't reada gang girl who slaps me for a wearing a blue bandana. I'm from a band teacher with a skin condition who dared to teach us, who everyonesaid I was sleeping with. And also from a house on a river...
Heads Up!

...the system to be educated at home, just so they can participate in something they love?If my local middle school band teacher had taken away my coronet, I would not have been able to mangle "Taps" at a Kake Memorial Day Ceremony.Point being...
Floyd Dryden to present "Oliver"

...School auditorium. The show is directed by Dawn Kolden, with Missouri Smyth heading up music direction and Floyd Dryden band teacher Mike Bucy coordinating production.Tickets are $10 for individuals and $25 for families of four.
Juneau Wind Ensemble and TMHS Symphonic Band to perform Saturday

...young and new instrumentalists an opportunity to perform with the some of the best instrumentalists in Juneau. TMHS band teacher, Brian Van Kirk, plays saxophone in the Juneau Wind Ensemble.Formerly the Juneau Concert Band, the Juneau Wind...
Floyd Dryden students open 'Oliver' at TMHS

...Bart. Kolden's team members in organizing the production are Missouri Smyth, musical director, and Mike Bucy, band teacher at FDMS. Student musicians, led by Smyth in the pit, provide the accompanying score. Smyth said, when she was hired...
A ritual-themed concert at the JACC

...8th grade band, who will be joining the Wind Ensemble for two pieces, side by side with the adults. Floyd Dryden band teacher Mike Bucy plays trombone in the Juneau Wind Ensemble.Formerly the Juneau Concert Band, the Juneau Wind Ensemble formed...
Local briefs

...the chamber orchestra and the concert choir. The JDHS bands will take the auditorium stage at 7 p.m. Thursday. Band teacher Ken Guiher said the performance will include a variety of works, including pieces being prepared for this spring's...


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