Santa Fe, NM
Band, choir, guitar and orchestra ensembles score high in regional assessment.
Orchestra soloists, ensembles win honors at regional competition.
Five band members selected for Southwest International Honor Band.
Ninth graders named to Youth All-State Festival for choir.
Choir, band, guitar, and orchestra members win spots in All State ensembles.
Demon Pride takes first in marching competition.
Theater production featured on front page of The New Mexican
Singers win honors at Solofest.
More than 70 choir and orchestra members win slots in honor ensembles.
International Shakespeare Center collaborates with Theater Program on Macbeth.
Santa Fe High School is the largest interdisciplinary public school in Northern New Mexico with a comprehensive art program open to all students. At Santa Fe High, several hundred students attend art classes every school day, whether its theater tech, studio art, advanced mixed choir, marching band or one of the other many classes. Santa Fe High recognizes that arts are not a luxury but an essential component of a quality education. Students who participate in art are more likely to perform well in academic classes. Whether they become professional artists or not, they take with them an experience that will serve them throughout their lives.
Santa Fe High arts students have performed locally, nationally and internationally and their art has been seen in major galleries. Many graduates have used the skills they learned at Santa Fe High to earn scholarships for higher education.
(Click here for Santa Fe High performing arts program brochure.)
NMAA State Band Competition The Santa Fe High Concert Band will be among high school bands from throughout the state performing for a panel of judges in this New Mexico Activities Association state championship competition. April 22. Santa Fe High performs at 6:40 p.m. Sue V. Cleveland High School, Rio Rancho. Free.
Santa Fe Public Schools Collaborative Strings Concert The Santa Fe High Orchestra will be among ensembles from schools throughout the school district in this annual event. April 24. 6 pm. Lensic Performing Arts Center. Ticket prices TBA.
You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown The Santa Fe High theater, choir and dance students perform the award-winning 1960s musical based on Charles Schultz immortal characters. May 4 and 5, 7:33 p.m.; May 6, 3 p.m. and 7:33 p.m. Santa Fe High Theater. Adults, $12; Students and senior citizens, $7; inducted members of Thespian Club, $5. Buy tickets online.
Spring Orchestra Concert The Orchestra ensembles, from beginner to advanced, play in their final orchestra-only concert of the school year. May 10. 6 p.m. SFHS Band Room. Free
Band-O-Rama - The band performs in the final band-only concert of the school year. Awards will be presented and the senior class of 2017 will be honored. May 11. 5:30 pm. SFHS Band Room. Free.
Music Department Spring Concert Ensembles from the choir, band, orchestra, and guitar programs perform in the grand finale of the school year. The concert features pop music from the choirs, original compositions from the guitar ensembles, and a multidisplinary finale. May 18. 6:30 p.m. Scottish Rite Cathedral. Free.
Beginning Choirs Spring Concert The beginning men’s and women’s choirs perform popular favorites from old to new. May 23. SFHS Band Room. 6 pm. Free.