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Thank you, Juneau Bach Society, AYC; JDHS Orchestra

The Bear stood mockingly, as the seals corralled their catch of salmon, while the Raven watched. Four hundred years ago this would have been a typical scene in Southeast Alaska, but on this Mother's Day it was a melding of ancient orchestrations. Monteverdi's Vespers met the Tlingit culture in the Commons of the Juneau-Douglas High School on this Sunday.
Juneau-Douglas graduates 300

...friends, teachers and family packed the gymnasium on the unusually warm evening at the downtown high school. The JDHS orchestra played "Pomp and Circumstance" and "The Star Spangled" Banner was sung in a duet by graduating seniors, Aaron...
Student musicians head for state honors festival

...Derrick Grimes. Students who make all-state have an inner drive that makes them want to work a little extra, said JDHS orchestra teacher Julia Bastuscheck. ``They have to put in a lot of their own time in practice, and most of them take private...
Carlson receives appointment to West Point Military Academy

...schools in Alaska, Oregon and Maryland. He is vice-president of the JDHS National Honor Society, member of the JDHS orchestra and Juneau Junior Symphony playing viola, attended three summers with the Washington D.C. National Guard Leadership...
JDHS grad Abella to return to Carnegie Hall

...when she was 6, and later performed with the Alaska Youth Choir and the Juneau Student Symphony, as well as the JDHS orchestra and music departments.To find out more about the competition, visit For more about...
Juneau vocalist performs at Carnegie Hall

...just 6 years old. From there, she advanced to the Alaska Youth Choir and the Juneau Student Symphony. Work with JDHS' orchestra and music departments rounded out her musical experiences while living in the capital city. Eventually, Abella...
Entertainment calendar department are performing: jazz, treble and concert choirs, and jazz, concert and symphonic bands, and the JDHS orchestra. 6 p.m. Tuesday. Theater ``42nd Street,'' the JDHS spring musical, 7 p.m. tonight, Friday and Saturday...
Grads headed for distant locations

...Yvonne Harris Music also has been part of Fletcher's life. He's played cello since sixth grade and was in the JDHS Orchestra for four years. ``It's another enjoyment,'' he said. ``I just try to do things that are fun. Playing the...
Class of 2000 told: Embrace what is different

...the senior baseball players arrived to cheers at 4:15 during teacher Gary Lehnhart's commencement address. The JDHS Orchestra played ``Pomp and Circumstance'' all over again. Lehnhart offered his advice to the graduates by interpreting...

...2 more at the door. Violinist Timothy Fain , 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 10, Northern Light Church, Fain and the JDHS Orchestra will perform Bach's "A Minor Concerto," $10, $8 for students and seniors. Juneau Symphony Youth Concerto...


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