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LA Saxophonist Participates in All-National Music Festival

LA senior Cooper Swartzentruber is an All-National Saxophonist.  All-National Saxophone player and Lincoln Academy senior Cooper Swartzentruber traveled to the Gaylord Convention Center in Washington DC to participate in the All-National Honor Ensemble music festival [...]

2022-11-08T13:45:50-05:00November 8, 2022|

Performing in a Pandemic: Lincoln Academy and Heartwood Theater Construct Outdoor Pavilion

A crew installing the bandstand cover on the new Pavilion on the LA campus. The stage and bandstand structure is a collaboration between LA and Heartwood Theater, and will offer an outdoor venue for [...]

2021-05-11T13:19:08-04:00May 3, 2021|Tags: |

LA Big Band Jazz Improvises “Rhythm Only” Jam Sessions

Lincoln Academy’s All-Rhythm Jazz Band rehearses in Poe Theater. Restrictions on playing wind instruments indoors led band director Liz Matta to teach her students rhythm-section instruments, all of which can be played in masks. [...]

2021-03-31T13:22:01-04:00March 16, 2021|Tags: |

LA Theater Presents Original Play “Jack” at Online One Act Festival

Harrison Pierpan and Connor Parson in the 2021 One Act production of "Jack." The Maine One Act Drama Festival has adapted to the live performance restrictions in the winter of 2021 by asking schools [...]

2021-03-31T13:22:28-04:00March 16, 2021|Tags: |

LA Sophomore Cooper Schwartzentruber is All-State Saxophonist

LA sophomore Cooper Schwartzentruber, who plays saxophone, participated in the 2021 Maine Music Educators All-State Jazz Festival, which was virtual this year. Sophomore Cooper Schwartzentruber was the only Lincoln Academy musician to be selected [...]

2021-03-31T13:24:13-04:00March 1, 2021|Tags: |

LA Students present “The Tailor” and “The Most Dangerous Game”

For nearly two decades, Heartwood Theater and Lincoln Academy have collaborated on annual youth productions.  This fall, under the direction of Griff Braley, students have undertaken two One Act projects: The Most Dangerous Game, [...]

2020-11-17T15:01:37-05:00November 17, 2020|