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.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

DGN Bands Present Back-To-Back Concerts This Week!

The students of the DGN Bands are pleased and proud to present two evening concerts this week, featuring five ensembles from North High, along with guest performances by the Jefferson Junior High School Band and Westview Hills Middle School Band.

Both concerts are free and open to the public. 

Click HERE to be directed to the DGN Fine Arts YouTube Channel, which will stream both events live and feature video-replay.


Wednesday, November 1 - 7:00 PM
Jefferson Junior High School Band
Westview Hills Middle School Band
DGN Concert Band
DGN Wind Ensemble








Thursday, November 2 - 7:00 PM
DGN Jazz Lab Band
DGN Jazz Ensemble
DGN Symphonic Band

Friday, October 27, 2017

Vote for Dean!

DGN’s AP Computer Art Student Dean Darhussein has made the top 10 entries in the annual Illinois Tollway Map Contest!

More than 120 students from 25 schools throughout the region, from Chicago to Rockford, participated in the art contest.

Online voting will determine the 4 prize-winning finalists.

Vote for Dean's Entry #3

Here's the link:


Vote window is only open for a short time, so vote now!

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

DGN Violist Lucie Boyd - New Philharmonic Orchestra Soloist

Congratulations to DGN junior violist, Lucie Boyd, on being honored as a soloist through the New Philharmonic Orchestra's Young Persons Concerto Competition.  Lucie recently performed with the New Philharmonic orchestra as a guest-soloist.

Friday, October 20, 2017

Trojan Spirit Shines Through Inspired Performances at Final Regular Season Football Game

Congratulations to the members of the Trojan Marching Band for an inspired performance on a beautiful October night.

A special thanks is extended to the members of the Senior Class for their dedication to the Trojan Marching Band! Seniors, you will be missed!

Welcome Back Ms. Mullen - Thank You Mr. O'Connell!

The District 99 Fine Arts community celebrates Ms. Mullen's return to the classroom, and extends heartfelt gratitude and appreciation to Mr. O'Connell for his musical leadership during the first eight weeks of the academic year.

Ms. Mullen, we are thrilled you are feeling better and we look forward to making music with you again.

Mr. O'Connell, we are better musicians for having had the opportunity to work with you. Please do not be a stranger; you are now an honorary lifetime member of the D99 Orchestra Family!

Thursday, October 19, 2017

DGN Band's London Invitation Featured on WGN-TV

CLICK HERE for WGN-TV coverage of today's London New Year's Day Parade invitation.

DGN Marching Band Invited to 2019 London New Year's Day Parade