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Santa Breakfast builds community through holiday spirit

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor

December 10, 2017


Filed under A&E, Band, Choir, Jazz, Lifestyle, Music, Op/Ed, Orchestra

Festooned with paper snowflakes, the HUB was filled with Christmas hats and nonstop music performances for the 16th annual Santa Breakfast event on Saturday, Dec. 9. The concert orchestra set off the festivities activities with their performance, later switching out with the chamber orchestra, as ...

“Black Girl in Suburbia” screening sparks community dialogue on race

“Black Girl in Suburbia” screening sparks community dialogue on race

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor

December 6, 2017


Filed under A&E, Lifestyle

The Edmonds School District and City of Edmonds Diversity Commission (EDC) sponsored a screening of “Black Girl in Suburbia” in the MTHS theater on Friday, Dec. 1. The showing of the  2014 film was followed by a Q&A session and discussion about race with director Melissa Lowery, along with ...

Band ensembles join for first full concert

By Jackson Freund, Hawkeye staff

December 6, 2017


Filed under A&E, Band, Jazz, Lifestyle

The MTHS concert band, starting with the MTHS jazz ensembles, kicked off the first full band concert of the year on Thursday, Nov. 9. The full band started off with the song “In Heaven’s Earth” calming the audience, only to start the next song “Kentucky 1800,” waking the audience from the lul...

Music dominates the podium at annual talent show

By Meghan Park, Hawkeye staff

December 4, 2017


Filed under A&E, Lifestyle

In past years, Terrace has participated in many talent shows. This year, the choir program put on a school wide talent show to help fundraise for items such as equipment. 13 acts with a variety of genres performed on Thursday, Nov. 16. Three of the four judges came back to Terrace as alumni dynamics s...

“Black Girl in Suburbia” film to be screened Friday

“Black Girl in Suburbia” film to be screened Friday

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor

November 29, 2017


Filed under A&E, Lifestyle

A screening of the 2014 movie “Black Girl in Suburbia” will take place in the MTHS theater on Friday, Dec. 1 at 6:30 p.m. Melissa Lowery, the film’s director, is to hold a Q&A session following the event. “Black Girl in Suburbia” is a feature documentary that is centered around the li...

At the heart of jazz

By Semira Beraki, Hawkeye staff

November 27, 2017


Filed under A&E, Band, Jazz, Lifestyle

Jazz musicians from all around Washington gathered for the 27th annual MTHS Jazz Symposium on Saturday, Oct. 28. This educational music event allowed jazz students to perform and share their music in various performances. From small combos to big band groups, the symposium featured a variety of experienc...

Tamir Hendelman Trio share outcome of MTHS jazz collaboration

Tamir Hendelman Trio share outcome of MTHS jazz collaboration

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor

October 9, 2017


Filed under A&E, Band, Featured Stories, Jazz, Lifestyle, Music

The jazz program kicked off their first jazz night of the school year featuring the Tamir Hendelman Trio, a well-known jazz rhythm section. After working with the band on Monday, Sept. 25, pianist Tamir Hendelman, bassist Alex Frank and drummer Dean Koba performed with them the following night. Prio...

Jazz 1 starts year with annual company picnic performance

Jazz 1 starts year with annual company picnic performance

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor

September 10, 2017


Filed under A&E, Band, Featured Stories, Jazz, Lifestyle, Music

Jazz Ensemble 1 (Jazz 1) put their new lineup to the test at a performance at the annual Harsin Wealth Management company picnic at Edmonds City Park on Saturday, Sept. 9. The band showcased an assortment of genres, such as ballads and standard style Latin swing. Simultaneously, a girl’s fifth birth...

Summer Music School concert displays many facets of performing arts

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor

July 21, 2017


Filed under A&E, Band, Choir, Featured Stories, Lifestyle, Music, Orchestra

The annual Summer Music School (SMS) program put on an evening concert full of improv and various styles Tuesday night in the gym. SMS is a three-week long workshop headed by the Edmonds School District that promotes and teaches visual and performing arts to students. Jazz 2 started off the night with “Sunny Moon for Two...

Drama reminisces, pass down senior wills at drama awards

By Jonathan Kwong, Hawkeye staff

June 17, 2017


Filed under A&E, Drama, Lifestyle

Cheering loudly, the supportive audience applauded as the drama leadership, hosting the 2017 MTHS Drama Awards, walked on stage. Drama teacher Jeannie Brzovic then appeared as the audience went wild, professing their love and appreciation for her. The drama awards opened with a video recapitulati...

“Leading Ladies” extends beyond the stage

“Leading Ladies” extends beyond the stage

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor

June 13, 2017


Filed under A&E, Drama, Lifestyle

The drama department concluded the school year with performances of “Leading Ladies,” originally by Ken Ludwig, from June 1-3. “Leading Ladies,” a comedy with Shakespeare references, interacted with the audience, prompting many laughs and moose calls from the audience. The play revolv...

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