Bluesettes at Disneyland

The Bluesettes (alumni Katrina Kochevar, Miko Shudo, Rachel St. Marseille) performed first Disneyland gig at the Fantasy Fair Stage in early July.

They also performed recently at an  Irvine Concert In The Park, with the Swing Cats Big Band on the Queen Mary and at the the Nixon Library.

Newfangled Four Make Semi Finals in First Pro International Competition

The Newfangled Four Barbershop Quartet, with recent graduates Jake Tickner and Jackson Niebrugge, won the International Collegiate Barbershop competition last year. This year, their first in the professional category, saw them reach the semi finals and place 16th.

A huge congratulations to them for qualifying, passing through the quarterfinals, and having a great showing in the semifinals in their first professional competition. The competition took place at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas and was webcast worldwide

Lisa Castleman at Chamber Music Northwest

Alumna Lisa Castleman is Assistant Production Manager for Chamber Music Northwest.

Chamber Music Northwest is in its 44th season and participates in over 80 events annually, including Summer and Winter festivals of outstanding concerts, unique “Club Concerts” in alternative venues, illuminating outreach activities, educational programs supporting young musicians, and innovative collaborations across the Portland Metro region.