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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Juneau: Grades 3,4,5 & 6 from the Juneau Community Charter School perform several violin tunes under the direction of Xia Guohua and Lorrie Heagy. 7:15 p.m. - Wayne Alex of Juneau: Very old Latin folk tunes, sea songs, old folk blues. 7...
Paganinis on paper

...violin under their 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...
Begich JAMMs at Glacier Valley

...proper posture and readiness to play the instrument.Begich followed along and once they were ready, violin instructor Xia GuoHua led them through the song.Begich said he has never played the violin before, and his only actual musical experience...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...and Weldon Else) 4th - 6th Grade Class violinists from the Juneau Community Charter School under the direction of Xia Guohua 7:15 Tla Kut Naaxsati Yatx'i * Juneau (Children of All Nations) is a SE Native dance group for children, ages...

...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 portion, as Heagy...
JAMM violins to expand to two more schools elementary Master of Arts in Teaching graduate from the University of Alaska Southeast and has been studying with Xia GuoHua, the violin instructor working with JAMM. "She comes with a lot of expertise and credentials to be working with the...
Paper violins reach out worldwide

...and "Boil Them Cabbage Down" for the new class. These students had practiced in small group sessions with Mr. Xia GuoHua, who teaches violin in town.This year, the first-graders (who started violin last year) will continue on with...
Neighbors mailbox for the week of June 12

...Stellar Financial Services, True North Federal Credit Union, Randy Wanamaker, Lynn Williams, World Music Drumming and Xia Guohua. For the entire list of our sponsors, visit Glacier Valley Elementary School Preschool...
GV's Art is Elementary and JAMM Sponsors made the world brighter

...Lounge, Kim Poole, Rasmuson Foundation, Sealaska Heritage Institute, Seven Colors Wind String Shop, Wells Fargo and Xia Guohua. $500 - $999: Full Circle Music, Les Schwab, Cherish McCallum, NorthWind Architects, Pamela O'Brien, Ron's...
Unique music program spreads to Juneau starting with paper violins

...Initiative for Community Engagement, or ICE, of the Association of Alaska School Boards. Heagy said violin instructor Xia Guohua - or Mr. Xia to his students - was in China this year and shared the details of the program with them. "When they...


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