By Ronan Solomon, Editor-in-Chief
Earlier last month, the NFL’s 2020 season came to an end with Super Bowl LV, in which the Tampa Bay Buccaneers beat the Kansas City Chiefs at their home stadium. However, the real star of the show came at halftime […]
By Aaron Faier, Staff Writer
Ryan Ashworth is Payton’s new orchestra director, band director, jazz band director, and general music teacher. He is Payton’s second general music, band, orchestra, and jazz band director […]
By Kate Lavin, Staff Writer
“This is my 17th year of teaching, and I think a lot of teachers will agree that after being in one place for a long time, you seek a refresher. Being put into a new context in general helps you re-evaluate your techniques and give you a new challenge […]
By Ashley Sierra, Contributor
New school years bring in new opportunities for both students and teachers. Besides all the new Grizzlies that are coming to Payton this year, the school also is welcoming some new teachers to Payton […]
Payton’s Beginning Choirs held their Winter Concert on Tuesday, December 12, serenading the audience in the recital hall with a diverse set of pieces, from Christmas classics to a Brazilian folk song.
By Sarah Jester, Staff Writer On November 9th, a chilly Thursday night, crowds of people screamed with excitement as Kali Uchis’ unmistakable voice rang out through Thalia Hall’s large speakers. Known for […]
Payton’s instrumental ensembles held their spring concert Friday night in the recital hall, showing off the school’s incredible musical talent.
By Mattison Johnston Turn Blue takes an interesting turn from the Black Keys’ usual work. After El Camino’s huge commercial success, no one was quite sure what to expect from this album. El Camino […]