Musicians offer performances

TimBassTrumpetBy: Dino Odobasic

Concerts and contests from the state marching band, string orchestra and choir are coming up, and students from each of these events will be playing songs that they have practiced.

Everyone is welcome to attend the concerts and contests. Payments will be accepted at the front entrance on the day of the events.

The state marching band will be held at Dubuque Senior High School on Oct. 11, at 2:05 p.m. Tickets are $5 for adults and $4 for students.

The string orchestra concert will be held at Holmes Junior High on Oct. 14, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $5 for adults and $4 for students.

The choir concert will be held in the Claire C. Stanard Auditorium on Oct. 20 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $5 for adults and $4 for students.


CFHS musicians answer,

“If you could perform a popular song for people, what would you play?”

¨I would love to play ‘All About That Bass’ by Meghan Trainor, because it’s all about that bass and so am I¨

—band student Luke Beisner


¨If we could play ‘Anaconda’ by Nicki Minaj, it would make my life because this song is my inspiration,¨

—band student Katy Lockard


¨I want to play the soundtrack from ‘Lord of the Rings’ again because, it is the most epic and uplifting music you will ever hear.”

—orchestra student, Harrison Sims


¨I would love to play ‘A Sky Full of Stars’ by Coldplay because they are my favorite band.¨

—orchestra student Savannah Lipinski


¨I would love to play ‘Turn Down for What’ by DJ Snake and Lil Jon because, por qué no?¨

—choir student Conrad Nichols


¨I would like to play ‘Chandelier’ by Sia because, it’s a fun and catchy song.¨

—choir student Bianca Ryckert

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