The Rubicon

The show must go on: virtual orchestra performance brings home the music

Instead of a Spring Concert, the SPA Orchestra recorded a virtual performance of Nessun Dorma. This photo was taken at the 2019 Pops Concert.

Elle Chen, Production Manager

May 14, 2020

In light of the cancellation of their 2020 Spring Concert, Orchestra Director Almut Engelhardt came up with a high-risk high-reward plan: virtual recording.

Reid conducts Jazz Ensemble in POPs

Randy Reid stands in his office, surrounded by many brass instruments.

Henry Burkhardt, Video Editor

December 12, 2019

Last Friday, the Saint Paul Academy and Summit School Jazz Ensemble performed in the Fall Pops Concert. This was the Ensemble’s first concert (in recent years) with Band Director Randy Reid.

Reid directs band with a strong note

Jazz Ensemble director Randy Reid conducting during class.

Breandan Gibbons, Online Sports Editor

October 2, 2015

Jazz Ensemble Director Randy Reid will teach for the first semester while BIll Mayson is on sabbatical.