弥漫在十大菠菜的大厅和中心, from lower schoolers singing festive songs and playing handchimes in the annual holiday show, to the 上学校 jazz band’s surprise concerts at morning meetings.
The Advanced Chamber Ensemble covers John Lennon's "Imagine" during distance learning in May 2020. Video collage by violinist Sophie Ayers-Harris, class of 2022.
Our 上学校 Advanced Chamber Ensemble's annual Collage event is 一个互动听力之夜, 艺术, 诗歌, 跳舞, 室内乐. The 2020 iteration, held on February 28, was centered around Vivaldi's Four Seasons. 中间 and upper school music teacher 莎拉Yoon first worked with students to launch Collage in 2018, and it's since become a favorite annual cross-disciplinary 艺术s event, showcasing our students' boundless creativity and thoughtfulness.
孩子们随着音乐创造性地移动, 探索歌声, 发展的旋律, 演奏简单的乐器, 发现节拍和脉搏, 学习模式, 演奏他们自己创作的音乐.
我们的课程培养音乐才能, 提供实践经验的性能和理论, 并培养音乐艺术. Students learn through the music-education approach Orff Schulwerk, 我们的音乐老师苏珊Swidnicki是这方面的专家. It combines singing, movement, 诗歌, and playing instruments. 基于国家标准, the curriculum provides students with age-appropriate skills and a conceptual understanding of composing, 执行, 读和写音乐, 音乐分析, 以及音乐与历史和文化的联系.