‘Dream On’ delivers humorous acting

  By Danny Vasquez   A tempest of hilarious jokes and heartfelt moments took the stage at East Los Angeles College’s first musical in their new Proscenium theatre with “Dream On” last Friday. ELAC’s Theatre Arts Department teamed up with the Music Department to produce an entertaining night of music and comedy. “Dream On,” students performed the  first musical on their new stage,  blended music, theater and dance into a…

March 19, 2013

East LA College First Friday Jazz Series ends with sweet sounds of soul

By Sergio Berrueta       The East Los Angeles College First Friday Jazz Series ended with a concert bang with the ELAC Jazz Band finally taking the spotlight. Music Director and instructor Bob Dawson led the band kicking off with the Buddy Rich classic “Monitor Theme,” which set the tone for the night. The night was filled with rousing songs from classic jazz standards, blues, R&B and funk. Dawson…

December 5, 2012

Music students intrigue audience

  By Tierra Oliver   Students in the applied music program showcased their progress and intrigued the audience with lively, pleasant music at the Student Recital last Wednesday. The recital featured students in applied violin, guitar, piano and voice classes.   Held in the S2 Recital Hall, class piano and Applied Piano instructor Lucy Nargizyan, Ph.D accompanied the performers on piano. Soprano singer Sushien Chang opened with a lukewarm performance of…

December 4, 2012