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The Music Program Rocks MICCA

April 7, 2014
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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 earned silver. This is the first time the Orchestra has preformed at a MICCA...
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PRISM Concert: Redefining the Concert Experience

February 10, 2014
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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 75-minute concert consisted of small ensembles of musicians that would play for about five...
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PRISM 2014 Bands and Orchestra Concert

February 4, 2014
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PRISM 2014 Bands and Orchestra Concert

Have you ever heard the bass drop in a band piece? Well, if you come to”PRISM 2014,” you will! On Friday, February 7th, at 8 pm in the CCHS auditorium, the Concord Carlisle High School Bands and Orchestra will be holding their first annual “PRISM” Concert. “PRISM” is a non-stop musical kaleidoscope, showcasing the talented student...
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CC Pops Says Goodbye to Seniors

June 3, 2013
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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 table had a pot of flowers with pictures of the graduating seniors in band...
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Come to the winter concert for band and orchestra!

December 10, 2012
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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! The concert will be held in the CCHS auditorium at 7 pm. The Jazz...
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2012 MMEA All State Festival

March 26, 2012
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2012 MMEA All State Festival

On March 1st through March 3rd, some four hundred high school students from across Massachusetts flocked to Boston’s Seaport and Renaissance Hotels for the 2012 MMEA All State Festival. The festival offers the top student musicians in Massachusetts an unique opportunity to perform with each other under seasoned conductors who have experience playing in and conducting professional ensembles....
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Behind the scenes: Playing in the pit

March 12, 2012
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Behind the scenes: Playing in the pit

  For the winter and early spring months, much of the CCHS student body spends their days in the same auditorium, rehearsing for the winter musical. The musical is a different experience for everyone, and from the pit it sometimes feels entirely different from how it does to everyone else involved. The pit is...
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2012 MMEA Eastern Senior District Festival

February 15, 2012
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The MMEA Eastern Senior District Festival is a highly selective band, orchestral, and choral festival featuring the top musicians in our region, and it took place on January 7 this year. Students begin practicing their audition pieces as early as June, and auditions take place in late November every year. Instrumentalists and vocalists alike perform scales, sight-reading,...
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