Symphony conductor candidate #3 to lead concerts

...on it. It's like looking at the Mona Lisa or something."Briggs Roberts first heard the piece performed by his music teacher, Tanya Stambuk ? whom he credits with inspiring this choice on the program.Last will be Tchaikovsky's Symphony...
Bright moments in the Arts 2014

...Gastineau Sing-Along: Every Friday morning at Gastineau Elementary School there is a school-wide sing-along with music teacher Patrick Murphy. All student and staff, and quite a few parents gather in the school commons and sing together. My favorite...
Ex-Nikiski teacher pleads not-guilty in rape case

...Peninsula Hospital and then to Anchorage for treatment.The former Nikiski Middle-High School choir director and music teacher faces 16 counts of sexual abuse in varying degrees.Anderson waived a formal reading of the charges, which include...
Rotary Club of Juneau presents annual Vocational Service Awards

...PUBLIC SECTORLorrie Heagy, JAMMLorrie Heagy is a music teacher and librarian at Glacier Valley Elementary School where...integrate and advocate for the arts for all kids.Named "Music Teacher of the Year," she initiated the Art is Elementary...
Spreading JAMM a video series looks at El Sistema music programs, including Juneau's own.Glacier Valley Elementary School music teacher Lorrie Heagy brought El Sistema to Juneau. After a fellowship in 2009 with the after school program's Venezuelan...
Today in history to New York for medical treatment - a decision that precipitated the Iran hostage crisis. French conductor and music teacher Nadia Boulanger died in Paris.In 1981, the Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization was decertified by...
David Hunsaker receives honorary doctorate, to give commencement speach

...University in 1975 and an MA from the University of Virginia in 1977 before settling in Alaska for good. Hunsaker was a music teacher in the village of Tyonek where, at the Village Council's request, he created both a rock and roll and a country-western...
Charter school gets new teachers, needs more kids

...the school for 12 years.The new hires include two middle school teachers, a kindergarten-first grade teacher, a music teacher, a keyboarding and art teacher and a part-time special education teacher.Working so closely with parents while...
Truth in fiction

...with a laugh.Before becoming a published author, Boochever worked in the Juneau School District for decades as a music teacher and librarian. She now has several other book projects in the works.Though retired from teaching, Boochever still...
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Photo: Concert in the Pocket Park

Floyd Dryden Middle School music teacher Mike Bucy directs a combined band of seventh and eighth graders from FDMS and the Juneau Community Charter School as they give a noon concert at the Gunakadeit Park (also known as Pocket Park) on Franklin Street on Thursday.


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