County musicians honor retiring elementary music teacher Kim Nason with top award

County musicians honor retiring elementary music teacher Kim Nason with top award

By Cathi Douglas When elementary school music teacher Kim Nason attended the recent Orange County Music and Arts Administrators annual
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CUSD receives NAMM Best Communities for Music Education award

CUSD receives NAMM Best Communities for Music Education award

By CUSD Insider staff For the second year in a row, a Carlsbad-based nonprofit has awarded top honors to music
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CUSD middle schooler stars in ‘Gaslit’ with Julia Roberts

CUSD middle schooler stars in ‘Gaslit’ with Julia Roberts

By Lou Ponsi Kayden Tokarski, a 12-year-old seventh grader at Aliso Viejo Middle School, and Julia Roberts, Academy Award winning
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Marco Forster mariachi band making beautiful music in CUSD

Marco Forster mariachi band making beautiful music in CUSD

When you walk through the campus of Marco Forster Middle School lately, you might be lucky enough to hear the
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CUSD OC Artist of the Year nominees

CUSD OC Artist of the Year nominees

The Orange County Register held its annual Artist of the Year competition in April, showcasing the creative talents of high
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Jazz duo headlines Music Preserves wrap party at RH Dana Elementary

Jazz duo headlines Music Preserves wrap party at RH Dana Elementary

  By Greg Mellen With a pair of noted musicians performing jazz favorites and dancing students following in a Second
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Inaugural CUSD Arts & Music Festival a glorious showcase of student work

Inaugural CUSD Arts & Music Festival a glorious showcase of student work

Capistrano Unified School District held its first-ever Arts & Music Festival outdoors at Capistrano Valley High School in Mission Viejo.
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Annual honor concerts return with a new twist: day-long festival includes all visual, performing arts

Annual honor concerts return with a new twist: day-long festival includes all visual, performing arts

By CUSD Insider staff The annual honor concerts, a longtime tradition of Capistrano Unified School District, are returning later this
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World renowned pianist and Dana Hills High grad returned to OC to play Segerstrom Concert Hall

World renowned pianist and Dana Hills High grad returned to OC to play Segerstrom Concert Hall

By CUSD Insider staff Vijay Venkatesh has played piano around the United States and Europe, but as they say, sometimes
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Arts & Music Festival Saturday, March 19

Arts & Music Festival Saturday, March 19

Puede Ver la Información en Español Aquí Join us on March 19 to celebrate the talents of CUSD student musicians
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