Students should be working on the Remote Learning Assignment for the week of April 6 (due Monday, 4/13).
Details can be found in Google Classroom.
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Weekly Feature: Unique Ensembles
Accordion Bands have a long history in the United States. This article from 1940 describes an event that brought 1,500 Accordion players together for The Los Angeles Fiesta Day (click here for more).
In the 1950s, it was common for children to participate in "Accordion Schools," where they took group lessons and even competed in accordion festivals. Click here to read first-hand accounts from people who experienced these Accordion Schools.
The accordion ensemble lasted for 6 minutes and 5 seconds."
"You Will Be Found"
from Dear Evan Hansen
(recorded in 2017, including singers from 31 countries around the world)
While not strictly a Virtual Choir video, John Krasinski's "Some Good News" episode 2 includes a Zoom Virtual Choir with Lin-Manuel Miranda and the cast of Hamilton. Watch the whole episode, or skip to 11:30 for the beginning of the song.
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