Tag: Concert band

CC Pops Delights!

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As is customary to do at the end of each May, the CCHS Instrumental Music program bid farewell to its wealth of seniors last Thursday evening with the year’s end Pops concert in the Dining Commons.  A warm, late spring…

Four Years/ Four Golds: CC Takes Gold at MICCA

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On April 1st, musical ensembles from all across the state participated in MICCA, the Massachusetts Instrumental and Choral Conductors Association.   A full weekend of music began with Orchestra performing on Friday, Repertory band on Saturday and Concert Band on Sunday.…

CCHS Musicians and Vocalists Excel!

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Sixteen CCHS musicians and singers have been chosen for the Massachusetts Music Educators Association (MMEA) All-State Choir, Concert Band, Jazz Band and Orchestra. These students were selected to attend after auditioning earlier this years, and will be participating in rehearsals at…

World Premiere at CCHS!

The CCHS Auditorium

From the May, 2015 production of Chicago to Juan Mandelbaum’s recent presentation of his documentary , the new CCHS auditorium has already been well used.  Needless to say, it’s a beautiful space for concerts and talks, and on Sunday, November 1,…

The Music Program Rocks MICCA

What did you do over the weekend? Well, the music department had an amazing weekend performing at MICCA (Massachusetts Instrumental and Choral Conductors Association). CC’s Orchestra, Repertory Band, Concert Band, and Select Chorus all received gold medals, and the Combined Chorus…

PRISM Concert: Redefining the Concert Experience

The CCHS instrumental concert last Friday night was the first of its kind. This performance featured musicians from the Concert Band, Repertory Band, Jazz Band, and Orchestra. Rather than having the whole band on stage playing pieces together, the continuous…

CC Pops Says Goodbye to Seniors

Last Friday night, May 31st, the CC cafeteria was prepared for the CC Pops concert, held every year on the day that the seniors graduate. The tables were covered in maroon table cloths, twinkling lights were hung on the ceiling, every…

Blood, Sweat, and Valve Oil: CC Shines at MICCA

A week before April break, CC made history at MICCA, a prestigious music festival.  Our Concert and Repertory band, as well as various choral groups, represented our school with pride by earning a collection of awards.  MICCA, the Massachusetts Instrumental…

Come to the winter concert for band and orchestra!

Everyone, and I do mean everyone, should come to the Winter Concert for Repertory Band, Concert Band, Orchestra, and Jazz “A” on Thursday, December 20th, 2012! The concert is free and open to the public. Bring your friends, your family, anyone!…

Mr. Dentino’s retirement

To his students’ dismay, Al Dentino – affectionately referred to as Mr. D by most of his students and the band director at Concord Carlisle High School for the past twenty years – is retiring this year. When asked to…