Concert features two commissioned pieces

In the final orchestra concert of the year, a combined wind ensemble played an original piece by Anderson Alden ’09 at the First Presbyterian Church on May 3. “It was exciting to write for the ensemble since I owe a lot of my knowledge to Harvard-Westlake,” Alden said. The event opened with Concert String’s performance […]

Orchestra plays original pieces in last concert of year

In the final orchestra concert of the year May 3 at the First Presbyterian Church, a combined wind ensemble played an original piece written by Anderson Alden ’09. “It was exciting to write for the ensemble since I owe a lot of my knowledge to Harvard-Westlake,” Alden said. The event opened with Concert String’s performance […]

Orchestra to play in May performance

The upper school orchestra will perform a piece by Anderson Alden ’09 for its concert on Friday, May 3 at the First Presbyterian Church, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. The Symphony Orchestra will perform Beethoven’s “Symphony No. 1,” Ernest Bloch’s “Concerto Grosso No. 1,” and Joan Huang’s “Lunar Jamboree,” a piece commissioned by conductor […]

String quartet records film score

Four students recorded the instrumental soundtrack to “Tutor,” a short film. Paul Suh ’14, Heather Wattles ’15, Enya Huang ’15 and Matthew Lucas ’14 were asked to play an original score by Oliver Lewin for the film. “The recording session was cool because we had to precisely play so that the music matched the scenes […]

String quartet records film score

Four students recorded the instrumental soundtrack to “Tutor,” a short film. Paul Suh ’14, Heather Wattles ’15, Enya Huang ’15 and Matthew Lucas ’14 were asked to play an original score by Oliver Lewin for the film. “The recording session was cool because we had to precisely play so that the music matched the scenes […]

Sophomore performs with out of school orchestra

Enya Huang ’15 will perform in the Claremont Young Musician Orchestra’s concert next sunday Jan. 20. The concert, which will be held at the Bridges Hall of Music, will begin at 7 PM. Huang, who auditioned for this orchestra three years ago, is the principal chair for the viola section in the Claremont Young Musician […]