The Rubicon

Klus reflects on the growth of the choir

Klus directs the Summit Singers.

Evelyn Lillemoe, The Rubicon Editor

November 14, 2018

In her 30 years as director of the choir, US music teacher Anne Klus has seen the choir expand and grow.

Summit Centennial celebrates 100 year anniversary

Senior Maya Shrestha sings in the Summit Centennial celebration on September 10th.

Isabel Gisser, RubicOnline Editor

September 12, 2017

The summit singers performed at the Summit School Centennial Celebration on Sept. 10.

Large number of musicians provides challenge, spring concert succeeds

Pieces ranged from Elijah Rock by Moses Hogan, performed by the choir, and an arrangement of music from Carmen, performed by the orchestra.

Nina Zietlow and Gita Raman, Feature Editor and Social Media Editor

April 26, 2015

The annual spring concert took place on Apr. 25.

Summit Singers reaches record size

THE LARGEST SUMMIT SINGERS in St. Paul Academy and Summit School’s history gathers before school to practice. “The more the merrier! It’s fun to see all the new faces and the number of people we have will create such a full sound,” senior Sonja Mischke said.

Nina Zietlow, Feature Editor

September 30, 2014

When the Summit Singers file into class before school, a buzz of chatter fills the space as students take their places in the choir room. They have been meeting like this for years, but this fall something is different. There is a bit of a scramble to find enough chairs; the room feels a little more...

Summit Singers wake up early for rehearsals

Students file into a morning Summit Singer rehearsal and begin to take their place by section: alto, first soprano, or second soprano.

Nina Zietlow, News Editor

April 22, 2014

As 7 a.m.rolls around many St. Paul Academy and Summit School students are just beginning to depart from their homes or prepare for school, but for the members of Summit Singers, 7 a.m. marks the beginning of rehearsal. With the multitude of cold days, heavy snowfall, and icy roads that have accompanied...

Pops Concert Preview: Summit Singers rehearse “Winter Song” by Sara Bareilles and Ingrid Michaelson

Pops Concert Preview: Summit Singers rehearse

Thomas Toghramadjian, Opinions Editor

December 7, 2013

Summit Singers practice for the Pops concert, to be held at 7 p.m. on Dec. 7. In the clip, senior Victoria Guest sings the solo. To watch another choir video click here and to read the story click here. This article has been revised to reflect the following update: The song in the video is not...

Pops Concert Preview: Summit Singers and Academy Chorale pull music from movies, TV, and recent hits

Senior Women practice

Thomas Toghramadjian, Opinions Editor

December 6, 2013

“At first [solos] can be intimidating, especially if you have stage fright like I do, but all in all it's really fun to be able to step out of the group and have your own moment,” sophomore Emilee Skadron said. In this year’s Pops concert, she will sing solo in an a capella rendition of “Bella's ...