Patsy Dash and Doug Waddell directed a final performance of our Percussion Ensemble on April 30th. Patrick Loftus used the occasion to perform his senior marimba recital before he heads off to Brown University to study Math, Computer Science of Philosophy.
On May 20th, we heard bass solos played by Alum and graduating seniors, and Mars (from The Planets), The Pink Panther and My Girl (My Bass) performed by the Bass Ensemble led by Dr. D you see pictured.
On Thursday, Symphony Orchestra performed Holst's The Planets at Ravinia as part of their Reach*Teach*Play Outreach Program. The audience included MYA Alums, Peter Kupfer and Shannon Mahoney with their nearly 3 month old daughter Sophie and Naomi Bensdorf Frisch with one year old Elise! Check out MYA on Facebook for more great photos from this beautiful day.