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Kenai Central High School students selected for All-Northwest Choir

...all selected to represent Alaska at the festival. The guest conductors are Dr. Andre Thomas, Florida State University-Tallahassee...Dilworth-Temple University in Philadelphia. These same conductors have conducted festivals at Kenai Central in 2007, 2009 and...
Tram conductor gives Tlingit lessons on ride

...and more is the majesty of Southeast Alaska," he said. "I'm recognizing it for the first time, I guess."As a tram conductor, he has a good vantage point from which to do so."What I realized it's that it's a role that seemingly, I've been...
Fairbanks man builds elaborate model train layout

...trains have speakers on their front grills that broadcast the sounds of roaring engines, squealing brakes or the chatter of conductors talking on radios.Oehrig grew up with a military family in Iowa and Texas. Originally, he favored models of the red and...
Schools briefs

...Elementary Mr. Daniels' Class is studying the effects of insulators and conductors. We are working on a thermal energy experiment to determine which material is the best conductor and insulator. We have invited the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge...
One more 'Hallelujah'

...that time, he was a choral conductor, and he didn't know much...him develop as an orchestral conductor, and as a leader for the...his decision to retire as conductor last January. He says the...utilize a number of guest conductors over the next season or two...
Games involvement: Reasons vary; success the same

...Winter Games general manager Tim Dillon likens himself to a conductor, with his orchestra made up of 2,800 volunteers. And he says...that we all ended up playing in harmony.? Orchestras and conductors are not the words Will Hightower uses to characterize the...
Catch of the day: Vessel safety

...18-hour fishing vessel safety and drill conductor course in Homer, at a still to be determined...30 days, conducted by licensed drill conductors," Borland-Ivy said. As such, she...course and 16 to get the (safety drill conductor) card," she said. For more information...

...Being onstage, however, never did."That was the ultimate high, playing live. You feel like the Pied Piper, or a conductor, knowing how to take an audience up or bring them down," he said. "You were champion of the world for that one or two...
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Orchestra performance promises a treat for audience, youngsters

...Elementary Schools. It will be the first time KPO has co-performed with elementary students, KPO's Artistic Director and Conductor Tammy Vollom-Matturro said. The free concert will begin Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Kenai Central High School Auditorium...
Conductor appreciates community involvement

...They are: Laura Norton, production manager; Maria Allison and JulieAnn Smith, accompanists; and Jean Brockel, assistant conductor. It was a most memorable weekend for me and would not have been so without the tremendous effort put forth by so many. Mark...


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