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The impacts of social distancing

The impacts of social distancing

Shivani Gupta, Robert Liu, Neysa Singh, Emily Xia, and Sarah Young

April 10, 2020

Exploring the ways social and cultural practices continue in spite of COVID-19

MV Tri-M holds benefit concert with Homestead Tri-M

MV Tri-M holds benefit concert with Homestead Tri-M

Ilena Peng

April 30, 2016

n Friday Apr. 22, MVHS’ Tri-M Music Honor Society worked together with Homestead High School’s Tri-M to put on a benefit concert to raise money for Red Cross. Before the show, some students focused only on their instruments, while others laughed with their friends to relax before they performed. ...

Four choirs hold their debut concert

Four choirs hold their debut concert

Mingjie Zhong

October 17, 2014

First choir concert of the year features Esperanza, Concert Choir, Bella Voce and Variations At 7 p.m. on Oct. 9, parents and students filed into the Auditorium to watch the Fall Debut Concert, featuring all four MVHS student choirs  — Esperanza, Concert Choir, Bella Voce and Variations. Esperanza...

MUSIC: A joyous Spring Pops Concert

MUSIC: A joyous Spring Pops Concert

Angela Liu

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 the entire concert following this theme. The rest of the Spring Pops Concert on May 17 was a casual, charming performance that elicited snorts and giggles the entire way through. Right from the top, the concert started off with a f...

Choirs debut with “All You Need is Love” concert

Choirs debut with

Kevin Tsukii

November 20, 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 — A choir, B choir, concert choir and Variations — took to the stage and overflowed to the aisles, sing...

Careers are not set in stone

ARTTEC Inc. came with the intention to talk to MVHS about the ARTTEC program. ARTTEC is a program that allows high school students to have hands-on experience with lighting, music recording, and film production for a fee of $25 a year. Photo by Stephanie Chang.

Stephanie Chang

November 3, 2011

In a room meant to hold over 70 people, only three students occupied the seats: one reporter, another reporter, and a student that came wandering by for somewhere to sit during his empty period. On Nov. 2, the chosen speaker from Arts Related Technical Training for Entertainment Careers program c...

Incubus, Young the Giant play at Shoreline Ampitheatre

Incubus, Young the Giant play at Shoreline Ampitheatre

El Estoque Staff

October 17, 2011

Smoke, beer and sweat mixed into an intoxicating aroma that made one thing obvious: this was a rock concert. On Oct. 9, alternative rock band Incubus headlined at the Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View promoting their new album “If Not Now, When?” Incubus is a five piece rock band fronted by...

Music: Clinton concert rocks the house

Photo by Stephanie Cabral/Yahoo!

Soumya Kurnool

October 16, 2011

  Former President Bill Clinton sure knows how to party. To mark a decade of service to nations around the globe with the William J. Clinton Foundation and celebrate his own belated 65th birthday, Clinton hosted "A Decade of Difference: A Concert Celebrating 10 Years of the William J....

Rhapsody in spring

Rhapsody in spring

Jaime Chu

May 1, 2010

 String and chamber orchestras play to spring's delight   Read More »...