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Welcome Back!

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Greetings! My name is Julie Misleh and I am the new music teacher here at Stella Maris!  My children Alissa and Paul attended Stella Maris for nine years, and I was the music director while they were here. I have been directing choirs and teaching music at Saint Brigid Catholic Church since I was sixteen…. Read more »

Senior Yard Gets a Crash Course in Music History

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This month, our Senior Yard students started learning about music history, starting with the earliest evidence we have of humans making music! Many of us watched a short piece of Howard Goodall’s “The Story of Music” from the BBC. This miniseries is excellent, and I highly encourage you to CHECK IT OUT if you want a… Read more »

Feeling Blessed

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The new year is here, and we are enjoying being back together after winter break.  I missed seeing a couple of music classes this week, but it was for a great reason.  Mr. K. took his science classroom outside this week.  We walked down to La Jolla Cove, and the kids got to learn through… Read more »

Christmas in Black and White

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WOW WOW WOW!!!! You guys made me one proud teacher this Christmas.  You looked amazing, sounded great, and we had SUCH a good time together.  Thank you for being wonderful, and thank you for embracing the challenges I throw your way Merry Christmas! To order a copy of the 2015 DVD, visit this site: pridmoria.com/store… Read more »

Happy All Saints Day!

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What a special day!  I love that we get to celebrate every year with a prayer service, then march into mass together singing “Oh When the Saints Go Marching In!”-  all dressed up like amazing men and women of faith.  I loved hearing about the saints who have inspired you, and what God is doing… Read more »

Junior Yard Gets to Play Boomwhackers!

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Wait, what are Boomwhackers, you ask? Only the most awesome things ever. They are pitched tubes- each is tuned to a specific note that it sings when the tube is whacked on the ground, a hand, the back of a chair, etc. We are going to have SO MUCH FUN with these! We will be… Read more »

Singing Tests

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The school year is in full swing and we are already gearing up for our FABULOUS Christmas pageant- Christmas in Black and White! Do you have the songs stuck in your head yet??? We will have small singing goals each week. You will need to learn a verse or chorus each week for your buddy… Read more »