El Estoque

A new voice

Choir teacher and Music Department Lead Amy Young at her Graduate Conducting Recital, which she gave in October 2019 as part of her Masters Degree in Choral Conducting from SJSU.
New choir teacher Amy Young adjusts to MVHS and online learning
September 11, 2020
New choir teacher Amy Young adjusts to MVHS and online learning

MVHS 50th Anniversary Celebration

MVHS 50th Anniversary Celebration
Alumni and FUHSD board members reflect on the impact of MVHS on their lives
September 25, 2019
Alumni and FUHSD board members reflect on the impact of MVHS on their lives

Letters that sing: Singing Valentines

Letters that sing: Singing Valentines
Bella Voce and Variations perform love songs to individuals for Valentine’s Day
February 18, 2019

On Feb. 12, two days before Valentine’s Day, groups of  Bella Voce and Variations singers went classroom to classroom, performing various love songs to students for Singing Valentines. Students purchased...

MVHS Choir shines “On Broadway”

MVHS Choir shines “On Broadway”
May 28, 2017

With the red curtain pulled shut, choir students filed into the auditorium through the side doors and took their seats in front of the stage. A whisper of excitement drifted through the crowd as they saw...

With all their heart and soul: Choir’s Valentine’s Day concert

With all their heart and soul: Choir’s Valentine’s Day concert
February 14, 2017

t 6:45 p.m on Friday, Feb. 10, choir teacher Shari Summers dismisses the group of choir kids from their final rehearsal, leaving them with several minutes of free time before the Heart and Soul concert...

FUHSD choirs gather for intra-district concert

FUHSD choirs gather for intra-district concert
December 10, 2016

Girls choir students from all over the district were chatting excitedly as they were getting seated in the first few rows of Lynbrook HS’ packed auditorium on Nov. 9. Choirs from all the FUHSD schools,...

Singing Valentines 2015

Variations junior Alice Tsvinev takes over the melody in
February 11, 2015

Since 2000, Singing Valentines has been a well-anticipated tradition of the MVHS community and the Music Department's choir branch. On Feb. 10, over 300 Valentines were delivered by audition choirs Variations...

Music teacher Jon Fey will leave MVHS on Wednesday, Oct. 29

Music teacher Jon Fey will leave MVHS on Wednesday, Oct. 29
October 23, 2014

After teaching for 13 years at MVHS, Fey finds a new job at Northgate High School “So you finally cleaned up the library?” The voice belonged to senior Karen Xu, who had been a member in band...

MUSIC: A joyous Spring Pops Concert

MUSIC: A joyous Spring Pops Concert
May 19, 2012

“What’s the difference between a piano and a fish?” Senior Katarina Zorko pauses. “You can’t ‘tune-a-fish!’” At this, the audience laughs at how terrible Zorko’s pun is. Imagine...

Choirs debut with “All You Need is Love” concert

Choirs debut with
November 19, 2011

Held on Nov. 18 during school and at 7 p.m., Choir's debut “All You Need is Love” themed-concert filled the auditorium with soundtracks and songs of desire, loss and romance. All four choirs —...

Best of both worlds

Best of both worlds
March 3, 2010

  Math teacher Jennifer MacDonald balances vectors with vocals Want the best of both worlds? Well, ditch the blond wig, keep the vocals and get ready to work your cerebral cortex. Algebra I...

Best of both worlds

Best of both worlds
February 21, 2010

Math teacher Jennifer MacDonald balances vectors with vocals Want the best of both worlds? Well, ditch the blond wig, keep the vocals and get ready to work your cerebral cortex. Algebra I and Pre-Calculus...

Load more stories