December 21, 2010
Swinging in Vienna
7:30-10:30 p.m. Jan. 16
Come dance the night away dressed in your best under a star-lit Vienna sky. The 18th annual Swinging in Vienna concert features and benefits the Issaquah School District Evergreen Philharmonic and Issaquah High jazz band. The set list includes Viennese waltzes and dance music from the Big Band era. Tickets are $50 for couples; $40 for singles. Student and senior pricing is $40 for couples; $25 for singles. Coffee, punch and elegant desserts are served all night and are included in the price.
November 30, 2010
Skyline High School violinist Melinda Wang and her friends from around the Issaquah School District have the chance of a lifetime this school year.
Wang, a senior and the concertmaster for the district’s Evergreen Philharmonic Orchestra, will be one of 54 fellow musicians who will get to perform at Carnegie Hall in New York in May.
Carnegie Hall has hosted the likes of the Beatles, Leonard Bernstein, composer John Adams, the New York Philharmonic and Duke Ellington, among others. Read more