Arts

Lyu, Borich and Heuermann take honors at the 7th annual Sustainability Art Show

Barat Academy is pleased to announce sophomores Helen Lyu , Courtney Borich and Madison Heuermann placed First, Second and Third Place respectively at the  7th Annual Sustainability:  It’s an Art (Eco-Art) Exhibit. This juried competition was sponsored by St. Louis Community College at Wildwood. Seven area high schools participated in the show, which highlighted two- and three-dimensional work that speaks to environmental consciousness. 

Faculty Member, Kathy Fenske, Guest Conductor @ Tennessee Tech

Faculty Member, Katheryn Fenske was recently featured as a guest conductor at Tennessee Tech University’s Festival of Winds and Percussion. This event marked its 52nd year in February of 2015 with guest conductors, Colonel John Bourgeois, Commander, “The President’s Own” USMC Band, retired, Philip Sparke, Composer in residence, London, U.K., Rod M. Chesnutt, Florida Gulf Coast University, and Katheryn Fenske, Barat Academy. The Festival gives the very finest instrumentalists in the six-state region an opportunity to play with other students from the region, work with a guest composer on music he/she has written, and experience music creation at the highest level. Kathy’s newest published work, “Three Brazilian Folksongs” was performed in this concert.