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Holiday Concerts Begin Dec. 7
Linda Mah
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Holiday Concerts Begin Dec. 7

Holiday Concerts Are Schedules for Many Elementary, Secondary Schools

Kalamazoo Public Schools music students are preparing for their holiday concerts this month. Check the list below to find out when your students are performing. All concerts are in the home school unless otherwise noted.

Some schools have winter concerts planned for January and February. Please see those listed at the bottom of the story.

Elementary Programs

King-Westwood: Fourth-grade and second-grade classes, and the fourth- and fifth-grade choir, 2:45 p.m. Dec. 7. (Also see Dec. 15 and 20.)
El Sol: Third- through fifth-grade classes, 6:30 p.m. Dec. 8.
Spring Valley: Kindergarten through second-grade classes, 2:30 Dec. 13.
Greenwood: Kindergarten through third-grade classes, 3 p.m. Dec. 14.
Spring Valley: Third- through fifth-grade classes, 2:30 p.m. Dec. 15.
Woods Lake: Concert of Music & Dance: K-third-grade general music, fourth-grade dance company, fourth-grade tap, fifth-grade dance company, 2:30 p.m. Dec. 15. 
Milwood: K-2, 4/5 Orchestra Concert, 2:30 p.m. Dec. 15.
King-Westwood: First-grade and fifth-grade classes, fifth-grade strings, choir, 2:45 p.m. Dec. 15
Northglade: Pre-K through fifth-grade classes, general music and orchestra concert, 2:30 p.m. Dec. 15.
Lincoln: Kindergarten through fifth-grade performance, 1:30 p.m. Dec. 16.
Winchell: Kindergarten through second-grade performance, 2:30 p.m. Dec. 16.
King-Westwood: Kindergarten and third-grade classes, and choir, 2:45 p.m. Dec. 20.
Woods Lake and Kalamazoo Kids in Tune orchestras: 2:30 p.m. Dec. 20.
Washington Writers' Academy: "A Snowy Day," kindergarten through second-grade concert,  2:30 p.m. Dec. 21.
Parkwood-Upjohn: Winter Orchestra Concert, 2:30 p.m. Dec. 22. 

Secondary Concerts

Milwood Middle School Orchestra, Band & Choir Concert: 7 p.m. Dec. 8.
Maple Street Winter Concert: 7 p.m. Dec. 13 at Chenery Auditorium.
Kalamazoo Central High School Holiday Orchestra/Choir/Band Concert: 7 p.m. Dec. 14, K-Central Auditorium.
Linden Grove Sixth-Grade Band and Orchestra: 7 p.m. Dec. 15.
Maple Street Choir Concert: 7 p.m. Dec. 20, Chenery Auditorium.
Loy Norrix High School Choir and Orchestra Concert: 7 p.m. Dec. 21, Kasdorf Auditorium.
Hillside Holiday Orchestra, Choir, Band Concert: 7 p.m. Dec. 22, K-Central Auditorium.
Linden Grove Seventh- and Eighth-Grade Band, Orchestra, and Choir Holiday Concert: 7 p.m. Dec. 22.

Other upcoming winter concerts:

Woodward: "We Can't Stop the Beat 2.0" with fourth and fifth graders. 10 a.m. Jan. 27.
Prairie Ridge: Third-grade winter program, 6:30 p.m., Feb. 21.
Parkwood-Upjohn: First- and second-grade concert, 2:30 p.m. Feb. 24.


Maple Street Magnet School for the Arts Sixth Grade Orchestra kicked off the KPS All City Concert. The orchestra is conducted by teacher Ben Gudbrandson.

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