Wednesday, May 2, 2018


JES Songwriting Residency with Buddy Dubay

JES just finished a very successful Artist in Residency with Buddy Dubay!
Congratulations to all the JES songwriters for writing amazing songs and for a superb performance!
Thank you, Buddy Dubay for making our residency so fabulous! 




Thursday, March 8, 2018


Congratulations to the third and fourth grade students at UCS for their amazing 
performance of, "A Small Part of the World!"

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Musical Rehearsal at UCS
Third and fourth grade students are working on a musical, Small Part of the World.  Check out these students practicing their parts on the xylophones and metallophones for the song, Sakura. 

The musical will be performed on February 22, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in the MPR at UCS.
Everyone is invited to come and enjoy it!

Reading Pitch Notation at JES
Third and Fourth Grade students at JES have been learning how to read pitch notation on the treble clef staff.  They practiced their new knowledge by playing a game called, "Busted!"



Thursday, December 14, 2017

UCS Chorus:  The Little Bellas


The Little Bellas have formed a chorus at UCS.  
They are working on two pieces to sing at our UCS Holiday Sing Along!  
Come hear their amazing voices on December 21, 2017 at 8:00-8:30 a.m. in the MPR.


Drumshtick Performance 
at 
UCS and JES

The VSO group, Drumshtick, was amazing!  We learned about percussion instruments from all around the world.  They even taught us about beat, rhythm, timbre and how instruments can have a conversation with each other!



Friday, November 10, 2017


"DrumShtick" from the VSO is coming to JES and UCS next Friday November 17, 2017.  
They are going to teach us about percussion instruments from around the world.  
The performance will last 45 minutes and we are so excited to see them!