Enjoy this short video of music activities from our school year 2019-2020.
Three music students from Del Mar Pines had their art work selected for the national Music K8 magazine cover contest. Congratulations to our young artists inspired by music!
Finalist: Veronica Yu, 5th grade (click on link to see her artwork)
Honorable Mention: Piper Murphy 6th grade (click on link to see her artwork)
Honorable Mention: Max London, 3rd grade (click on link to see his artwork)
Due to Co-Vid 19 students final performance was cancelled. However, with a restructuring of the play, Sixth Grade students were able to perform their 6th grade musical “Theseus and the Minotaur” through the Zoom format on June 5th.
Del Mar Pines 5th grade class presented their class musical ” The American Revolution” on March 6th. Through this musical they learned many facts about the early history of our nation including taxation without representation, the Boston Tea Party, and the Ride of Paul Revere. The audience enjoyed the facts combined with comedic writing and music making this a memorable experience for the students.
This week in music class, 2nd graders focused on music from Black History. They learned Miss Mary Mack, Kye, Kye, Koolay and the song Obwisana, a singing game from Ghana. Students keep a steady beat to the song. The one who gets the red stick, moves to the center circle.
Students from Grades 4-6 participated in the San Diego Opera’s event called “Student Night at the Opera” on February 6th. They were delighted to see the opera Hansel and Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck which featured life size puppets in the story. Over 2000 students in the San Diego area attended that evening performance.