The Voice

Violin propels Caden Rasmussen into his future

Courtesy of Caden Rasmussen

Jordyn Grist

March 20, 2019

Caden Rasmussen was just 8 years old when he picked up his first violin. According to Rasmussen, his first inspiration to start playing came from his mom, who used to pluck the violin. Lessons were a given, and have been apart of Rasmussen’s weekly schedule since the first time he picked up the...

Feeling the Music: Sophomore Mollie Paeth Expresses Her Talent

Feeling the Music: Sophomore Mollie Paeth Expresses Her Talent

Jordyn Grist

February 4, 2019

The HHS Orchestra only consists of a small group of 20 to 30 students. Among these students is sophomore Mollie Paeth, who’s played violin since five years ago, in fifth grade. She’s been taking lessons every Saturday since then to keep up with her practice; each week, she brings her violin ho...

Out of School and Into Music

Out of School and Into Music

Franca Onyibor

October 21, 2011

  For many of us, age 5 was one of the most carefree times of our lives; we were free to explore life and question everything we came in contact with. By age 5, junior Vickie Choin she had already received her first musical lesson on the string bass. "I saw it one day and I wanted it,"...

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