The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

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

Appreciate your full backpack

James Hur May 31, 2014

A few days ago, I emptied my backpack for the first time in three years. A bit too excited I completed my academic obligations, I opened the zipper and allowed everything to crash down from four feet above...

Playwrights Festival

James Hur March 19, 2014

All of Me at Once by Jensen McRae ’15 "The basic premise is that it is set in the mind of a 16-year-old girl named Faith; most of the characters are physical manifestations of thought, be it Emotion,...

Winter Concert to feature small groups

James Hur February 12, 2014

Small groups of two to four students from Symphony, Wind Ensemble and Concert Strings will perform in the Winter Concert Feb. 23 at the First Presbyterian Church in Santa Monica. Unlike most other concerts,...

Obscure places on campus

James Hur October 15, 2013

Most students probably know the school’s campus like the backs of their hands. They know the shorter alternative routes  to get to class as well as which stairs are less arduous to climb. Yet, there...

Mark your calendars

James Hur August 27, 2013

Although auditions begin this week for the fall musical, “Hairspray,” upper school performing arts productions do not begin until November.  This year’s productions include choral, jazz and orchestra...

Concert features two commissioned pieces

James Hur May 29, 2013

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...

Orchestra plays original pieces in last concert of year

James Hur May 4, 2013

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...

Orchestra to play in May performance

James Hur April 25, 2013

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...

String quartet records film score

James Hur February 13, 2013

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...

Sophomore performs with out of school orchestra

James Hur January 17, 2013

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...

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