Members of the Arrowhead Chamber Strings, Symphonic Band, and Wind Ensemble are traveling to Ireland April 6-12 on a performance tour through Dublin, Limerick, and Killarney. The group will be playing at the University of Limerick Concert Hall on April 8 and the National Concert Hall in Dublin on April 10 alongside the Dublin Concert Band. They will also have clinics with Helena Wood, concertmaster of the RTE National Symphony (Irish National Symphony) and Fergus O'Carroll, director of Winds, Brass, and Percussion at the Royal Irish Academy of Music in Dublin. To find out more, contact Mr. Polancich or Mrs. Zwirlein. Best wishes on a great trip!
On Monday, March 20, the Arrowhead Jazz Ensemble will be one of three guest high school jazz groups to work with saxophonist Jeff Coffin at Cascio Interstate Music at 6p. Jeff is a three-time Grammy-winner, saxophonist of Dave Matthews Band, and former member of Béla Fleck and the Flecktones. Appearing with Jeff will be three local high school jazz groups, from Hartford Union High School, Arrowhead High School and Brookfield Central High School. This free event is supported by Yamaha Musical Instruments and Cascio Interstate Music.