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...before-school violin program a success. To Lisa Ibias, we extend our deepest gratitude. Lisa's been our school's violin teacher the past three years teaching four mornings a week and providing instruction for 15 beginner and five intermediate...
Jazz & Classics string workshop held this weekend

Tracy Helming, a certified Suzuki violin teacher, will return to Juneau this Friday through Sunday, Feb. 18-20, for the Juneau Jazz & Classics annual string workshop. Helming...
Paganinis on paper

...chins; eight - tilt the violin up and are ready to play. The 60 kindergartners followed Heagy and Xia GuoHua, the violin teacher, through several songs where students showed off the skills they had learned. Some songs the students sang with...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...parents, parents of the AYC choristers, Fireweed String Quartet, parents of the Fireweed String Quartet, Xua (Violin Teacher), Northern Light United Church, Chapel By The Lake, Alaska Litho, Copy Express, The Akiyama Family (Grace Akiyama...
Student artist in the spotlight: Ellie Hakari

...get to go to a church downtown and practice playing with Mrs. Miles other older students (Miles has been Ellie's violin teacher for seven years now)." All in the family: "Almost everyone in my family plays an instrument. My mom plays the...
Best Bets: Tough choice for music lovers Saturday

...popular suite "The Planets." Tada has long been a fan of Gypsy music. He also has a connection to Bartok; Tada's violin teacher was an associate of the Hungarian composer and a consummate master of his music. This concert is a great opportunity...
Chinese culture presentation Sunday

...tour in June. Ursa Major is a children's classical music ensemble that plays under the direction of Suzuki method violin teacher Guo Hua Xia. The ensemble will play work by Mozart and one traditional Chinese piece. "Mao to Mozart" is a documentary...
This WeeK

...a week for a specialist.The program also is getting less expensive over time. The program has contracted local violin teacher Xia GuoHua to help the train the teachers. The first year Xia worked with Heagy in implementing the kindergarten...
Sings and strings

...The quartet is Yun Xia, Hale Loofbourrow, Adam Lutchansky and Evan Twelker. Yun Xia's father, musician and violin teacher Guo-Hua Xia, serves as the group's musical coach. Fadaoff said the choir is planning a tour of the Pacific Northwest...
Bright moments of 2011

...chord progressions on the piano. She heads the program -- called "Juneau Alaska Music Matters" -- along with lead violin teacher Guohua Xia. JAMM expanded this fall to include the incoming kindergarten class.? AWARE's "Choose Respect...


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