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Another year of the Christmas Band Concert

Students participating in the annual Christmas concert play their instruments. The concert will take place on Thursday December 19,2019. Freshman percussionist Zowie Zokuskie said, “My favorite song is Holiday Piece [by Jay Dawson] since I have a feature in it.”

Alex Maley, Staffer

December 17, 2019

“Slap!” is one of the many sounds the audience will hear at the annual Christmas concert presented by The Pottsville Area School District Music Department. The percussion section is featured in the popular song “Sleigh Ride” by Leroy Anderson, which includes the slapping sound of the whip and...

PAHS Hosts Concert Choir

Members of the PAHS choir sing during their concert on December 12, 2019. They learned challenging songs this year to impress their audience. “I looked forward to making people happy and proudly singing with the choir,” said Junior Christina Huff.

Ava Jefferson, Staffer

December 17, 2019

The PAHS concert choir practiced since the 2nd week of school for their Holiday Concert on Thursday December 12. Before 2019, this annual concert opened with the freshman choir, but this year the freshmen have joined the upperclassmen in the concert choir to make it bigger. A small group of students...

Gabriel Youth Orchestra is in Treble(Clef)

The Gabriel Youth Orchestra celebrates their 10 year anniversary. This group is one of the only orchestras in Schuylkill County. “Orchestra is a great opportunity to meet people from Schuylkill County that care about music just as much as you, and you are bound to learn many important lessons about music and life,” said sophomore Crystal Mease.

Tanya Johnson, Staffer

November 26, 2019

Screech. Screech! This is a common sound before the start of an orchestra rehearsal. String instruments often sound squeaky and screechy as they tune. However, these sounds are becoming fewer as not many string players are participating in the ensemble.  Every year, there are fewer string players j...

‘Fall Out Boy’ impresses at Hersheypark Stadium

'Fall Out Boy' impresses at Hersheypark Stadium

Annabella Chaklos, Staffer

September 18, 2018

On September 1, I went to Hershey to see a fabulous concert. I saw Fall Out Boy, and it was probably the best night of my life. Needless to say, it was amazing. The two opening acts were a band called "Against the Current" and a rapper named "Machine Gun Kelly." After hours of anticipation, the stadium...

Summer concerts come to Pennsylvania

During a Taylor Swift concert June 15, 2015, thousands of fans flash their phone lights to illuminate Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. Swift performed her 1989 tour three years ago and will be performing her Reputation tour starting this summer. “I want to see Taylor Swift in concert this summer because she is a very inspiring person,” junior Samantha Day said.

Alexis Yoder, Editor

May 30, 2018

One of the most popular things to do during the summer is to go see hit singers and bands in concert. Several artists are coming to the Philadelphia, Allentown, Hershey and Pittsburgh areas. Pop Taylor Swift: Are you ready for it? Swift will be coming to Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia Jul...

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