the beginning of the end

May 27, 2014
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nani make-up assignment for beginning band (due friday)

you will have to watch a video and write a review about it.  to find the review format, go under “resources” and click on “concert review.” it is a word document with specific directions.


#figured it out now..

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Paul Wertico w/ The Lane Tech Jazz Band

May 21, 2014
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Paul Wertico


7 pm in the Lane Tech Auditorium. May 22nd

-$5.00 at the door

and then the Lane Tech Symphonic Band



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great job!

May 17, 2014
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friday night was wild!

special thanks to EVERYONE!  especially mr. comiskey!!

thanks to oloboom for hanging in there with the 3 performances that day!

you all killed it and i am so proud of you.  JERRY!!!!!

nani and i are headed to wisconsin.  he is doing another concert on sunday @ 3pm.  it will be streamed live on the internet.  his portion might be more like 4 pm.  i will post the link here.

have a great weekend and stay safe tonight at prom!

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concert this friday!

May 16, 2014
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show starts at 6:30 pm

  • jazz band
  • africa unite
  • gahu
  • varsity band

everyone needs to be in the auditorium at 6 pm.

i will get you your shirt on friday.  i am asking you to wear nice jeans and the coolest shoes you have.


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share this!

May 8, 2014
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pre-nani questions (beginning band only)

May 5, 2014
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Flag of Ghana

answer the following on a separate piece of paper:

1) Name the Capital of Ghana.

2)  watch this video and write 5 complete sentences about Gahu

3)  go to Nani’s website (it is somewhere on this site…) and answer the following

  1. Where does he live currently?
  2. Where does he teach currently?
  3. He is originally from the _____ region of Ghana.

4)  define Woezo.

5) define adinkra symbol. (look under the ghana page…)

6) find the sankofa symbol and define it.

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beginning band assignment post-poned

May 5, 2014
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i am sorry but i will not be able to post the assignment.  i had a drastic change of plans this entire weekend.

the assignment will be posted on monday and will be due thursday.  i feel that is fair enough.

all the best.

maybe this will put you in a good mood!?

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the bottom lounge tonight

May 3, 2014
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fatbook is opening for two awesome bands.

1375 w. lake st.  17+, $13

9 pm we hit

10 pm Maoli

11 pm Katchafire

check them all out!!

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A Music Educator with a strong love for percussion. At Lane Tech we work on building confidence and proficiency in music. You can reach me at aflygt@cps.edu. Be sure to follow us on twitter!!! @LaneTechHSMusic. THIS IS NOT A COMMUNICATION AVENUE FOR CURRENT STUDENTS.