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Choir performs in virtual concert

Natalie Cosgrove January 12, 2021

The Performing Arts Department hosted a virtual choir concert Dec. 13 featuring Bel Canto, Wolverine Chorus and Chamber Singers. Performing Arts teacher Zanaida Robles directed the concert. The performance...

Head of Upper School Laura Ross presents seniors with their class rings. Credit: Noah Aire/Chronicle

Class of 2019 attends annual ring ceremony

Luke Schneider September 16, 2018

Science teacher and Coordinator of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Nate Cardin offered the seniors advice other alums and teachers said they wished they had heard when they were seniors at the annual Ring...

Bel Canto sings to the beat of its own drum in festival

Jordan Murray December 1, 2017

Bel Canto, the women's choir at the Upper School, attended the Women’s Chorus Festival on Nov. 16, hosted by Redlands High School. Performing arts teacher Zanaida Robles said the purpose of the festival...

Singing Outside the Box

Singing Outside the Box

Gabi Berchtold November 20, 2017

It is a typical seventh period, but the students eating lunch on the quad see an unusual sight: the members of Bel Canto cross the quad and climb the stairs to Feldman-Horn. Instead of practicing in the...

Seniors put on solo show night

Aleksei Aguero May 27, 2015

Seniors in Wolverine Chorus, Bel Canto, Chamber Singers and Jazz Singers performed at the annual Senior Solo Night in Saint Saviour’s Chapel on May 26. Seniors performed solos, duets and group numbers....

Upper school choirs sing popular hits

Chronicle Staff May 27, 2015

About 50 singers in the Upper School choruses performed on May 22 and 23 for their Spring Choral Concert, with the theme "It’s a Grand Night for Singing." The Wolverine Chorus, Chamber Singers and the...

Choir groups win awards during Spring Break tour

Pim Otero April 15, 2015

The Wolverine Chorus, Chamber Singers, Bel Canto, and Jazz Singers won a total of seven awards, as well as one solo award for Benny Weisman ’15 at the Heritage Festival in Santa Clara during the past...

Choirs compete in Festival Clinic Concert

Pim Otero March 25, 2015

Students in Bel Canto, Chamber Singers and Wolverine Chorus competed in the Festival Clinic Concert March 24 in Rugby Auditorium. Due to lack of signups from other choirs, Harvard-Westlake was the only...

SCVA Choral Festival set for March

Kelly Riopelle March 18, 2015

Bel Canto, Chamber Singers and Wolverine Chorus will perform March 24 at the Southern California Vocal Association Festival in Rugby Auditorium. The choral groups will sing pieces including "Ave Maria,"...

Musicians combine for Major Works Concert

Angela Chon February 28, 2015

The Symphony orchestra, Bel Canto, Wolverine Chorus and Chamber Singers combined to perform “Alles Was Ihr Tut” Friday night, in their biennial concert, A Concert of Major Works, at the First Presbyterian...

Symphony Orchestra and upper school to perform joint concert

Hannah Cho January 14, 2015

The symphony orchestra and the three upper school choirs, Bel Canto, Wolverine Chorus and Chamber Singers, will perform in the biennial concert Feb. 27. The event will take place at the First Presbyterian...

Jazz groups, choirs to play in Europe, New York

Kristen Gourrier March 19, 2014

The students in Jazz Band and Studio Jazz Band as well as the Chamber Singers, Bel Canto and Wolverine Chorus are all preparing for their upcoming trips to Italy, New York City and London. The five groups...

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