Weekly Photo Challenge: Community

The annual high school holiday concert, featuring every single musical ensemble in the school, is a wonderful reflection of community.

Duluth East High School's Holiday Concert
Standing ovation after the finale of the East High School Holiday Concert

Community is found in the audience — parents and grandparents, neighbors and friends.  More importantly, an incredible community is found on stage — not only are these students musicians, but they are found in athletics, academics, art, speech, robotics, and more.  Music is a common language that transcends boundaries.

When words leave off, music begins.” ~ Heinrich Heine

Performances like these remind us of the importance of music and arts in our schools, and the critical role our public schools play in our communities.

Ciao! ~ Kat

This post was in response to the Daily Post’s Weekly Photo Challenge.  ”Community” was this week’s theme.  Everyone is welcome to join in the Challenge; further details on how to participate and links to others’ responses are found here.

8 thoughts on “Weekly Photo Challenge: Community

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  2. vastlycurious.com

    This one made me kind of teary. Lovely Community. I miss the years of going to see my children in plays and concerts and even the 7 hour Talent Show !

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