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The Districts bring stately garage rock to 9:30 Club

The Districts perform

Colter Adams, Managing Editor

March 13, 2020

Rob Grote is pretty scrappy even for an indie-rock superstar. T-shirt half-tucked into his sweats, wild curly hair flopping, he’s the kind of guy you’d expect to lather up in reverb, and sulk-sing at the back of the stage.  But even as he ambled through his soundcheck, muttering dirty jokes into his m...

Mason band shines at Districts

Students play instruments in all black.

Erin Dean, Editor-in-Chief

March 13, 2019

Mason band has once again achieved some of the highest scores at a competition, this time at the District 10 Band Assessment, taking place on Friday, March 1. The band, specifically the Wind Ensemble, achieved all “1s,” which is the highest rating given out. The band was also competing in the hi...

Sounds of the season

The GMHS Concert Choir performs. (Photo by Tenzin Namgyel)

Clare Doss

December 21, 2017

Click on a link below to read about the December performances by our Mustang musicians.  GM Combined choirs shine by Clare Doss Mason band plays holiday hits by Claudia Gusman...

Mason band plays holiday hits

Tenor saxophonist, Kit Richards busts out a solo during “Tenor Madness” (photo courtesy: Carol Sly)

Claudia Gusman

December 21, 2017

Gowns were zipped up, tuxes were buttoned, instruments were tuned, and a nervous yet excited buzz spread through the band room as Mason’s very own prepared to deliver a successful Winter Band Concert. The schedule of the concert on December 6 was the usual, showcasing the hard work of the Percuss...

GM Combined choirs shine

The GMHS Concert Choir performs. (Photo by Tenzin Namgyel)

Clare Doss

December 21, 2017

The holiday spirit is in the air and both George Mason choirs showcased their talents Tuesday evening at the Winter Choral Concert. A traditional round called "Shalom" sung by both choirs started the evening as they entered the auditorium and went up on stage. Then followed by the singing of the natio...

Scenes from the Winter Band Concert 2016

Neal Marshall plays saxophone

Tenzin Namgyel

December 19, 2016

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