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The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Winter Jazz Concert

Sophia Musante December 12, 2019

Jazz band members play their instruments as they perform in a collaborative piece. Members of Jazz Ensemble, Studio Jazz Band and Jazz Band gathered to perform in their winter concert in Rugby Auditorium...

Photo illustration by Sarah Lee

In Tune With Japan: Jazz Musicians Prepare for a Concert Tour in Japan

Alexandra So March 21, 2018

Every eighth period, the sound of music rings through the halls of Chalmers as student jazz musicians run through their repertoire. Following their performance in the Next Generation Jazz Festival in Monterey...

Parents enjoyed refreshments in between visiting their childrens classes. Credit: Printed with permission of Melanie Hirsch

Parents attend upper school Back to School Day

Danielle Spitz September 24, 2016

Upper school parents convened on campus Saturday morning to visit their students' classrooms and meet their teachers. The school provided refreshments for the parents mingling in between classes. Student...

Jazz Band to travel to Spain, Portugal on spring break trip

Josie Abugov March 14, 2016

Jazz Band students and a select group of Studio Jazz Band seniors will tour Spain and Portugal during spring break. They will depart from Los Angeles March 25 and travel to Granada, Seville and Lisbon,...

Combos perform in jazz concert

Benjamin Most March 11, 2014

Students from the jazz rhythm section, jazz ensemble, studio jazz and jazz band performed in "An Evening of Jazz" March 7 and 8 in Rugby Auditorium. Different sets of students played on the two nights,...

Jazz bands perform in Rubgy

Sharon Chow December 18, 2013

Jazz classes performed in "An Evening of Big Band Jazz" Dec. 14, exploring both contemporary and classic jazz in Rugby auditorium. From 7-9 p.m., upper school performing arts teacher Shawn Constantino...

Jazz groups perform last big band style show

Jensen Pak April 25, 2013

The Jazz Band, Studio Jazz Band, and Jazz Ensemble groups performed May 4 in "An Evening of Jazz" in Rugby Auditorium. Ensembles performed in big band style for the last time this year, also featuring...

Jazz performs in Vibrato Recording Studio

Elizabeth Madden February 13, 2013

Jazz Band recorded a compilation of songs Jan. 12 in order to enter a competition to be featured in the Next Generation Monterey Jazz Festival. The festival will take place April 5-7. It will include performances...

The magic behind the recording

David Gisser February 2, 2013

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FsTdSZoc64U

Jazz Band at Bridge Recording Studio

David Gisser February 2, 2013

Members of the Jazz Band played a 10 hour session in the world-class Bridge Recording Studio

Jazz band pays homage to late jazz legend Dave Brubeck in winter concert

Jensen Pak December 19, 2012

Jazz groups performing in "An Evening of Jazz" on Dec. 8 paid homage to recently deceased jazz legend Dave Brubeck and Sir John Lennon on the 32nd anniversary of his death. Before a packed Rugby auditorium,...

Jazz groups honor late jazz legend Brubeck, Lennon in winter show

Jensen Pak December 8, 2012

Jazz groups performing in "An Evening of Jazz" on Dec. 8 paid homage in their program to recently deceased jazz legend Dave Brubeck and John Lennon on the 32nd anniversary of his death. Before a packed...

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