The Voice

A dream to bestow music to the masses

Arnold practicing her French horn (Courtesy of E. Arnold).

Emily Kindl

May 2, 2017

Being 9 years old with her whole life ahead of her, that is when it all began. She could grow up and decide to do anything. And in grade school, in music class, she made one decision that set her whole future into motion. She took one look at that beautiful, shiny French horn and immediately wanted t...

Interview with a Musician: pianist Annie Silkatis

Interview with a Musician: pianist Annie Silkatis

Mawa Iqbal

December 9, 2015

  Junior Annie Silkatis talks about her love for piano, and plays a song special to her and her parents.

The lone player

The lone player

Cullen Walsh

November 20, 2013

  Tony Dipaulo eases himself into a chair. The piano keys beneath his fingers humbly await his command. A single sheet of paper guides him. The show begins. Tony picks away at the keys. He takes in the rhythm, keeping time through the bobbing of his head. His eyes close. His song flows th...

A life of singing

Katherine Enciso

April 1, 2012

Aria: A seven year-old Andrew Rewerts sat rigidly in his seat as he nervously tried to make sense of the confusing jumble of notes he had just been given. Reading sheet music was usually second nature, having played the piano already for two years, but this was more complicated than he had eve...

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,"...