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NHS band holding open rehearsals

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School band will be holding three open rehearsals for students interested in the marching band program. The rehearsals will be held June 10, June 12…


A traveling band

NHS students bring American music to France NAUGATUCK — Last year, students from Louise Michel High School in Gisors, Normandy, France came to Naugatuck to participate in a cultural exchange…

Students from Louise Michel High School in France rehearse a song in English and French Wednesday at Naugatuck High School. This is the first year of an exchange program between the French school and Naugatuck High. The French students and the Naugatuck High band will perform Friday for each other at a concert open to the public. –RA ARCHIVE

A French connection

NAUGATUCK — Inside the Davis Auditorium at Naugatuck High School on Wednesday, a group of 26 French teenagers rehearsed a popular French song that they had rewritten to tie into…

Jordan Jensen, 16, works to get a rifle twirl down during a recent practice of the Naugatuck High School marching band. -RA ARCHIVE

Marching band learning a new tune

NAUGATUCK — With a new director and increased enrollment that places it in a more competitive division, the Naugatuck High School marching band has hit the ground running. Literally. Students…

The Kerry Boys, from left, bassist Tony Pasqualoni, mandolin and guitar player Pierce Campbell and guitarist Mark James.

Kerry Boys rock out Irish style

For those looking to get their shamrocks on this St. Patty’s Day, look no further than The Kerry Boys, Connecticut’s own Irish balladeers. Prospect resident Pierce Campbell and his partner…

Naugy Band

Naugatuck band marches to perfection

No one could touch the Hounds this season; the Greyhound marching band, that is. The band trounced every team they marched against, rounding out a perfect 8-0 season with a championship at the Musical Arts Conference at the Kennedy Stadium in Bridgeport on Nov. 13.

NHS annual band competition canceled

NAUGATUCK — The Thunder has rumbled off into the distance, at least for this year. Thunder in the Valley, the Naugatuck High School band’s annual competition, has been canceled due…

The Naugatuck High School marching band entertained Saturday night at Thunder in the Valley, NHS's annual band competition.

Thunder in the Valley awes area residents

Reverse the curse. You thought that was about baseball? Actually, it’s about Thunder in the Valley, the Naugatuck High School marching band’s home show. After four consecutive years of rain…