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Band Sets New Records at All Region Band Auditions

Band Sets New Records at All Region Band Auditions

January 9, 2020

Members of the band auditioned at the annual All Region Band Auditions at Cedar Ridge High School on Friday and Saturday, Dec. 13-14. Phase 1 occurred on Friday where bigger instruments such as trumpets,...

Choir Hosts Hot Chocolate House Performance

Choir Hosts Hot Chocolate House Performance

December 19, 2019

Choir officers hosted the first Hot Chocolate House for students during both lunches on Friday, Dec. 13. During the event, choir members sang a variety of songs while hot chocolate was served to the ...

Choir Ends Year with Winter Concert

Choir Ends Year with Winter Concert

December 12, 2019

The Westwood Choir's Winter Concert brought about Christmas spirit at the Hope Presybterian Church on Dec. 10. The Westwood Choir department contains different groups within the organization, includi...

Band Showcases Talent at Winter Concert

Band Showcases Talent at Winter Concert

December 9, 2019

Following a very successful marching season, the Westwood Band hosted their annual winter concert on Thursday, Dec. 5 in the Westwood cafeteria. The concert consisted of performances from all four o...

Orchestra Performs at Winter Concert

Orchestra Performs at Winter Concert

December 7, 2019

Orchestra performed at their traditional winter concert on Dec. 4 at Hope Presbyterian Church with a series of varied pieces to showcase their artistic capabilities and capture the holiday spirit. The...

Environmentally Conscious ‘The Treasures of El Mundo’ Amazes Audiences

Environmentally Conscious ‘The Treasures of El Mundo’ Amazes Audiences

November 22, 2019

Written by Ruth Cantrell,  "The Treasures of El Mundo” wowed the audience in the Westwood Theatre's rendition of the play, which was performed on Monday, Nov. 18 at 5:30 and 7 p.m. at the Raymon...

Chamber Choir Performs with UT’s Concert Chorale

Chamber Choir Performs with UT’s Concert Chorale

November 20, 2019

Westwood Chamber Choir performed with University of Texas at Austin’s (UT’s) Concert Chorale on Nov. 16. In recent years, Dr. Suzanne Pence, the conductor of the Concert Chorale, has been inviting a...

Orchestra Members Compete at All-State

Orchestra Members Compete at All-State

November 18, 2019

All-State, a highly sought after position among high school orchestra players in Texas, results were recently released on Sunday, Nov. 10. The competition itself consisted of mastering seven or eight ...

Choir Performs at Region Clinic and Concert

Choir Performs at Region Clinic and Concert

November 13, 2019

On Saturday, Nov. 9, 37 Westwood Choir members attended the Region Clinic and performed in the Region Concert in Georgetown High School. Both the clinic and concert were held for students who had succeeded ...

Choir Students Sing at Vertical Concert

Choir Students Sing at Vertical Concert

November 12, 2019

On Thursday, Nov. 7, the choir program held their annual Vertical concert at the Raymond E. Hartfield Performing Arts Center. Chamber choir, Varsity Women, Chorale and the Concert Men’s choir were...

Symphony Orchestra Performs at Midwest Clinic Early Preview Concert

Symphony Orchestra Performs at Midwest Clinic Early Preview Concert

November 7, 2019

The Symphony Orchestra performed their Midwest Clinic Early Preview Concert on Monday, Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. They played five of the eight pieces they are going to perform at the seventy-third Midwest Cl...

Band Ends Marching Season at BOA San Antonio

Band Ends Marching Season at BOA San Antonio

November 6, 2019

The Bands Of America (BOA) annual competition took place in San Antonio on Nov. 1 and 2. The Westwood Warrior Marching Band performed on Friday, Nov. 1, marking the last competition of the 2019-202...