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Ellis awarded Cascadia’s senior scholarship

Ellis awarded Cascadia’s senior scholarship

By Laurelle Walsh
Cascadia, The Methow Music Association, has awarded its senior scholarship to Liberty Bell High School graduating senior Erik Ellis. Ellis will receive …
Spring Concert 2014

Spring Concert 2014

Wednesday night, May 21, The Liberty Bell Junior-Senior High School music department, directed by Dr. Mark Johnson, gave a concert for the standing-room-only crowd.
Liberty Bell singer, songwriter offers benefit concert for clean water

Liberty Bell singer, songwriter offers benefit concert for clean water

By Ann McCreary
Nate Hirsch, a Liberty Bell High School freshman, is turning his singing and songwriting talents to address a global crisis …
Arts briefs: May 21, 2014

Arts briefs: May 21, 2014

This week: Music festival in Tonasket this weekend, New show at Winthrop Gallery opens May 28, and Rapture, Blister, Burn is back at The Merc on June 14
Cascadia concert

Cascadia concert

A celebration of music and young musicians was presented this past weekend by Cascadia, the Methow Music Association, at the Methow Valley Community Center in Twisp.
Pipestone School of Music student recitals

Pipestone School of Music student recitals

On Sunday (May 18), Pipestone School of Music students displayed the fruits of a year’s dedication to music study by performing recitals for the assembled concert goers. Pipestone School of Music is the educational branch of Cascadia. For more information, call 997-0222.
Hear LBHS jazz band and support music program

Hear LBHS jazz band and support music program

Enjoy high-energy jazz and a satisfying bowl of spaghetti — and help support the Liberty Bell High School music program — when the Liberty Bell jazz band plays at the Twisp River Pub next Wednesday (April 23). The 18-member student group — five saxophones; four trombones; three trumpets; and a rhythm section with keyboard, guitar, percussion, and three bass players (one...
Winthrop R&B Festival wins awards

Winthrop R&B Festival wins awards

By Marcy Stamper
The Winthrop Rhythm & Blues Festival won numerous awards for promotion and for spreading the word about the 2013 festival through social media, often edging out larger events including …
Winter jazz highlights guitar, piano and trumpet

Winter jazz highlights guitar, piano and trumpet

This year’s final winter jazz concert at The Merc Playhouse showcases local and regional musicians on piano, trumpet, bass, drums and guitar. The first set in the Friday show (March 28) features the Hunt/Westendorf Quartet. Guitarist Terry Hunt will play music from some of his favorite guitarists, including gypsy jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt and jazz...

Critical thinking: Peter and the Wolf … and Okanogan County

By Marcy Stamper
Peter and the Wolf, the well-loved fable told through music and accompanying narration, is often children’s first exposure to classical music and to the instruments of the symphony orchestra. With its origins …