Niles West News

Voices Only Choir Concert to Showcase Stellar Singers

By Rebecca Yun

May 18, 2012

Echo Effect, High Fidelity, and Guys & Dolls will be performing for the Voices Only choir concert in the Robert L. Auditorium on Friday, May 18, at 7:30 PM. The choir groups have been practicing since the beginning of the ye...

Annual Pasta ‘n Pops Concert to Honor Retiring Band Director

By Rebecca Yun

May 10, 2012

[singlepic id=3369 w=150 h=150 float=left]Niles West's 31st annual Pasta 'n Pops concert is going to be held on Saturday, May 12 in the Contest Gym. This year's concert will be dedicated to band director Bill Koch, who is retiring ...

Choir Holiday Concert Coming Soon

By Athena E. Hilentzaris

December 16, 2011

All the choirs, Woman's, Men's, Chambers, and Masters join the A Capella extra curricular groups of Guys and Dolls, High Fidelity, and Echo Effect, and the new Gospel Choir Club for a massive holiday concert with music that varies f...

New Gospel Choir Club

By Athena E. Hilentzaris

December 13, 2011

While the members of the new club engage themselves into the warm-ups that are accompanied by director Amy Brahnal, the president of the Gospel Choir, senior Toni Poyser takes attendance and makes sure that the members are consistent, for this club takes things seriously. As they move...

Echo Effect to Compete at Nationals in New York

By Jeremiah Stymacks

April 11, 2011

After winning the Great Lakes Semifinal Competition on Saturday, March 5, Echo Effect, West's male acapella group, leaves for New York City this Thursday to compete in ICHSA National Finals on Friday, April 15. Adam Gruezo, a senior and long-time member of Echo Effect, said, " the new...

If You Really Knew Adam

By Connie Lay-Ngo

April 11, 2011

    What do you get when you mix a senior with a smile, a singer with a passion, a serenader with the voice to help the fellas get the females, and a super cool guy who likes pandas, spinning his pencil in class, The Notebook, and ...