Time for MICCA (This Tuesday and Thursday)!
The Massachusetts Instrumental and Choral Festival (MICCA) will be held March 31-April 2.
In preparation for that festival the NHS choral ensembles, under the direction of Jennifer Hartnett will be presenting a MICCA Preview Concert on Tuesday, March 21.
The instrumental ensembles will be performing a MICCA preview concert on Thursday, March 23.
- The NHS Wind Ensemble under the direction of Steven Conant
- The NHS Orchestra under the direction of Steven Conant
- The CMS Honor Band under the direction of Courtney Schick
- The CMS Orchestra under the direction of Craig Chisholm
- The Elementary honor Band under the direction of Elana Lorance and Larry Smith
Both performances start at 7:00 pm, admission is $5.00 at the door.
Access and participation in arts education for grades K-12 is squarely in the Massachusetts ESSA State Plan and is specifically placed as a strategy to broaden the curriculum for every Massachusetts child. Show your support for the new standards by sending a quick note to state education officials. DESE is welcoming public comments until March 9th. Use the link above to send a message to state educators with the form on the page.