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Jazz 1 opens 22nd annual Hot Java Cool Jazz, unveils student-composed song

Jazz 1 opens 22nd annual Hot Java Cool Jazz, unveils student-composed song

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor
March 20
Filed under A&E, Band, Featured Stories, Jazz, Music, recent

The MTHS Jazz Ensemble 1, or more commonly known as Jazz 1, performed for a full house at the Paramount Theatre in Seattle for the 22nd annual Hot Java Cool Jazz (HJCJ) concert. The event, hosted by Starbucks and Kennelly Keys, took place on Friday, March 17 as local high school jazz bands entertained a crowd of just u...

Orchestra quad concert brings harmony, surprises

By Nhung Lam, Hawkeye staff
March 18
Filed under A&E, Music, Orchestra, recent

Orchestras across the southeastern quadrant of the Edmonds School District came together yet again for their 29th annual SE Orchestra Quad Concert. On Wednesday, March 8, the orchestras all gathered in the MTHS gym to showcase the progression through in music from 6th grade to the high school lev...

Popular hits featured at choir quad concert

By Nolan DeGarlais, Hawkeye staff
March 14
Filed under A&E, Choir, Music, recent

School choirs of the southeast quadrant of Edmonds School District gathered to produce a lively and energetic performance. On Tuesday, March 7, Brier Elementary, Cedar Way Elementary, Hazelwood Elementary, Mountlake Terrace Elementary, Terrace Park Elementary and MTHS gathered to perform in the 29th...

Bands emphasize individuality in classical playing, free jazz at spring concert

By Praditha Halstad and Annika Prom
March 8
Filed under A&E, Band, Featured Stories, Music

The MTHS Symphonic Band and Chamber Winds Ensemble gathered together once again for their spring concert held Thursday, Mar. 2 in the MTHS theater. Audience seats quickly filled with friends and family of the band members, eager to see how they’ve progressed in their playing these past few months. Symphonic...

Terrace Idol finale crowns two 2017 winners

Terrace Idol finale crowns two 2017 winners

By Semira Beraki, Staff Reporter
March 1
Filed under A&E, Featured Stories, Lifestyle, Music, Terrace Idol

Five finalists were ready to give it their all in the final round of Terrace Idol held on Friday, Feb. 24 at 7 p.m in the MTHS theater. In this round, contestants had to perform two songs of their choice and bring out more energy to the stage than ever before, with their second song being perform...

Contestants advance through first and second rounds of Terrace Idol

Contestants advance through first and second rounds of Terrace Idol

By Semira Beraki, Hawkeye staff
February 23
Filed under A&E, Featured Stories, Lifestyle, Music, Terrace Idol

The annual district-wide singing competition known as Terrace Idol has brought in talented singers from around the different high schools in Edmonds School District to come and show the audience their voice at the MTHS theater. This event is organized by the MTHS 2017 Senior Class ASB as a fun...

MTHS band showcases performances for Solo & Ensemble Contest

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor
February 4
Filed under A&E, Band, Featured Stories, Music

Updated 2/14/17, 8:23 p.m. Junior Gian Neri won best in his instrument, bass clarinet, in the Solo & Ensemble Contest.  He has advanced to the state level in the Solo & Ensemble Contest. The state contest will take place in April 2017 in Ellensburg, Wash. After weeks of prepa...

Drama brings MTHS to life with Zombie Prom

Drama brings MTHS to life with Zombie Prom

By Nolan DeGarlais, Hawkeye staff
February 3
Filed under A&E, Drama, Featured Stories

From Wednesday, Jan. 18 through Saturday, Jan. 21 the MTHS drama department presented the musical "Zombie Prom" in the school theater. The production premiered at 7 p.m. each night and contained a total of 22 songs performed by 30 actors. Additionally, nearly 30 other students worked behind the s...

How to beat the winter doldrums

How to beat the winter doldrums

By Samantha Svikel
January 25
Filed under A&E, Lifestyle

 At Home 1. Gather a few friends and make a gingerbread house, it isn’t too late! 2. Make new family ornaments for the following year     a. Gather materials at Michaels or Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores         i. Go to the                    craft store                  a...

Jazz bands hold concert in band room, prepares for Essentially Ellington

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor
January 17
Filed under A&E, Band, Featured Stories, Music

The MTHS jazz bands experienced a change of atmosphere as they held their regular concert in the band room rather than in the theater on Thursday, Jan. 12. Due to the drama production gearing up for the upcoming musical Zombie Prom, the theater was filled with stage sets. Each piece performed by ...

Structural racism may be prevalent in MTHS, community

By Gavin Norley, Hawkeye Staff
January 12
Filed under A&E, Lifestyle, Op/Ed

MTHS is full of different groups and people. But one question comes to mind when observing these groups: Do the students hang out with the people in their groups because of their race? Think about your race. Now, think about the race of all your friends. Is it diverse or are all of you the same? ...

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