Knight Life

The effect music has on the soul: Music is an important part of everyday life of young people

LN orchestra teacher Sandra Shaw is a skilled musician herself and plays multiple instruments.

Sophie Grover, Arts and Entertainment Editor

April 18, 2020

The bright fluorescent lights hit the backs of shiny wood and cold air wraps around every person in the Loy Norrix Orchestra room. C strings are tweaked, pegs are turned and bows are placed on strings. Sandra Shaw is the orchestra instructor at Norrix. She went to Western Michigan University for undergrad...

Loy Norrix Violists Welcome A New Challenge

Loy Norrix Violists Welcome A New Challenge

Cas Terrian

October 15, 2018

Chairs are being shuffled into place in the orchestra room that is frigid from air conditioning. The seating chart is projected onto a screen at the front of the room. However, this is no ordinary seating chart: all of the seats are lined up in rows forming the letter “U.” Everyone is nervously ...

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