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Tanner: the man behind the band

Kendall Isner and Rebekah Campbell

November 7, 2013

Jared Tanner took over for the band and guitar classes at LHS after filling long-term sub Matt Smtih’s spot and will be teaching here for the foreseeable future. Q: What brought you to Liberty? A: There was a job opening and the music community is pretty small so I was first told "oh, there’s a ...

Musical diversity at holiday concert

Musical diversity at holiday concert

Hannah Matson

January 3, 2013

On Dec. 11, the combined sound of Liberty’s marching band, jazz band, orchestra, and choir shook Maywood’s gymnasium and filled the audience with festive cheer. The annual winter concert featured diverse songs ranging from traditional holiday tunes to some of the Beatles’ greatest hits. When played t...

Constructing and conducting

Matt Campbell

October 18, 2012

Imagine a world where carrying a 50 pound cello and cramming an oversized class into a space barely fit for one student is a daily task. This nightmare is a reality for Liberty’s music programs —due to construction, choir has been displaced to the auxiliary gym and the band and orchestra have been...

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