Fine Arts @ DGN Mission

North High School endeavors to provide an enriching, vibrant, multidisciplinary environment for the study, creation, and presentation of the Fine Arts.

Thursday, May 31, 2007

Guest Conductor Don Owens

Professor Emeritus, Don Owens, from Northwestern University, will lead the Wind Ensemble in his work, Three Movements for Symphonic Band, tonight at North High's annual Graduation Concert.

Saturday, May 26, 2007

German Band Arrives

District 99 Fine Arts welcomes students and staff from the Bietigheim-Bissingen Musikschule. 70+ Band students from Germany are staying with over 50 host families from North and South High School through May 30.

The German Band will present a free concert at 2:30 PM - Sunday, May 27, at North High.

John Svoboda - Welcome Back!

District 99 welcomed back John Svoboda, Orchestra Director from 1950 - 1977, at the Spring Orchestra Concert held Thursday, May 24, 2007. Mr. Svoboda, and his wife Doris - now residents of Naples, Florida - are visiting their children and grandchildren this week. Mr. Svoboda was honored at the District 99 concert, and will guest conduct at the Herrick Middle School Orchestra concert on Wednesday, May 30th.

Tuesday, May 15, 2007


The North High Choirs provided over 1000 audience members with a memorable evening of music from the Broadway stage. Congratulations to the choral music students, led by Mrs. Guter, Dr. Pierkarz, and Mrs. Barnes.

Monday, May 14, 2007

Spring Art Show - Opening Reception

Tonight over one-hundred visual art students and parents enjoyed the art work on display in the North High School Spring Art Show. Congratulations to all of our visual art students for their tremendous work!