Gonk.Arts

The Blog of the Algonquin Fine & Performing Arts Department


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Algonquin students perform at Mechanics Hall


This past Saturday 23 Algonquin students performed in the Massachusetts Central District Music Festival Concert. Algonquin was well represented in each of the four performing groups: chorus, jazz band, orchestra and concert band. The students rehearsed throughout the school week with other talented musicians from Central Mass and worked with exceptional music educators and conductors on high level repertoire. 

Congratulations to the following students who participated in the festival after being selected through audition: Abby Barnes, RaiAnn Bu, Kevin Dai, Jason Goguen, Jennifer Lee, Charlie McLarnon, Merry Qian, Maya Sagarin, Nellie Zhang, Jamie Moschella, Ahren Shreeve, Christina Iverson, Veronika Jaster, Andrea Jiang, Grace Liu, Maria Tu, Eilene Wen, Bridget Brady, Nicole Dobberpuhl, Rachel Fainkichen, Kara Hadden, Soraya Hafiani, Harry Marble


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Holiday Concert

The annual Holiday Concert will be held on Thursday, December 22nd in the Algonquin Regional High School auditorium at 7:30pm. Prior to the concert starts, small groups will perform in the lobby and rotunda area and light refreshments will be served. ARHS student artwork will be displayed and NAHS calendars will be available for purchase. 

The concert will feature performances by: Mixed Chorus, A-Gents, Chamber Choir, Concert Choir, Camerata Singers, Orchestra, and Jazz Ensemble I.  The concert will conclude with the combined grand finale of White Christmas and all alumni are invited to the stage to perform with the groups. 

Tickets are $5 for adults/$3 for students and senior citizens. NSMA members are free. 


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Art in Bloom!

ART IN BLOOM FLYER Final 2016

 

Tomorrow 25 student artworks will be displayed side-by-side with floral interpretations completed by the Southborough Gardeners Association in a collaborative Art in Bloom. This is the second time the Algonquin Art Department  has teamed up with the Gardeners  to host this event. The Community Advocate wrote a great article teasing the show! Check to see if you know any of the participating artists below, and come by and congratulate them. Stop by the opening and show your support for the arts!

 

 

Catie West

Amber Mooers

Naomi Greenspan

Caroline Folsom

Bridey McGlynn

Parker Lescalleet

Hannah Grinblatas

Lauren McKie

Allie Calabrese

Stephanie Francalancia

Isabel Zaia

Antonio Montilla

Max Nosevich

Bobby Sandakli

Naveen Thiruvazhi

Katie Dobberpuhl

Tatyanna Kennedy

Erin Chute

Christina Forrest

Emily Hunt

Bella Alex

Bits Sangiorgi