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Maierson Melodies: Top songs of 2020

Maierson Melodies: Top songs of 2020

Bailey Maierson, Design Editor January 26, 2021
Senior Bailey Maierson takes us into the playlist that got her through 2020. Listen along as you read about the parts of each piece and artist choices that resonated with her most.
After their live concert was cancelled, the Flinns decided to live stream for the guests that had RSVP’d.

Pandemic pop: musicians resort to virtual concerts, streaming services

Indrani Maitra, Copy Editor April 14, 2020
As the nation adjusts to the new reality of life under self-quarantine, a number of artists and bands are connecting with their fans on live streaming platforms to help alleviate the uncertainty and fear instigated by the outbreak. 
Malcolm and his band performed at White Oak Music Hall on Sept. 29.

Senior pursues singing, songwriting, performing

SJ Lasley and Keval Shah October 14, 2019
On Sept. 29, senior Scotty Malcolm and his band performed at White Oak Music Hall. Malcolm released his first EP this summer.
Taylor Swift released

Under Review: Taylor Swift’s “Lover”

Mac Bechtol, Staff Writer September 25, 2019
"Lover," Taylor Swift's latest studio album, showcases her personal growth and provides insight into her relationship with Joe Alwyn.
Video: French students perform Renaissance Chanson

Video: French students perform Renaissance Chanson

Shelley Stein, Adviser May 14, 2019
The French Symposium Choir performs "Il Est Bel Et Bon," a piece composed by Pierre Passereau.
Brown released her single

Sophomore accepted to summer songwriting workshop

Bailey Maierson, Staff Writer May 11, 2019
Sophomore Natalie Brown will attend the NYU Summer Songwriters Workshop in June.
Karli Fisher performs a mashup of

Reverend Mulligan clarifies announcement about future Music Chapels

Gabrielle Solymosy and Pragya Devashish May 6, 2019
During Music Chapel on April 2, Director of Spiritual Life Ned Mulligan announced that Music Chapel will not continue in following years.
Haley Heyndrickx’s

Make Up Your Mind: Haley Heyndrickx’s “I Need to Start a Garden”

Sophia Kontos, Online Editor-in-Chief February 21, 2019
Online Editor-in-Chief Sophia Kontos reviews Haley Heyndrickx’s album "I Need to Start a Garden".
SAAG members rehearse one of their four dances before the assembly.

South Asian Affinity Group assembly highlights blending of native and American values

Indrani Maitra and Keval Shah November 10, 2018
On Oct. 25, the SAAG hosted an assembly to celebrate South Asian culture and traditions.
River Whyless' 2018 album

Make Up Your Mind: River Whyless’ “Kindness, A Rebel”

Sophia Kontos, Online Editor-in-Chief September 27, 2018
Whyless Rivers' 2018 album "Kindness, A Rebel" features foot-tapping instrumentals and poignant lyrics.
Special Music: Cara Wolff performs

Special Music: Cara Wolff performs “The Best Day”

Video Staff November 7, 2017
Senior Cara Wolff performed "The Best Day" in chapel.
New piano teacher Yvonne Chen started teaching at age 14.

Class Act: Piano teacher Yvonne Chen

Katina Christensen and Tyler King, Staff Writers November 1, 2017

At an age when most music students are starting lessons, Yvonne Chen was teaching piano lessons. Growing up in a suburb of Washington, D.C., Chen started playing piano at age five, inspired by her...

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