Classical Music Among Youth

Classical Music Among Youth

Anna Barnard, Staff Writer
May 3, 2017
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

When we think of the music that defines our current youth culture, genres like hip hop and indie music pop into our heads. We are living in the era of autotune and lip sync, with heavy backbeats that drown out melodies. On the other end of the spectrum, classical music is probably one of the genres with which many youth would be least likely to identify. However, the movement to promote classical music amongst youth is currently picking up steam, and some teens are already beginning to latch onto it.

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One Act Play Wins State

One Act Play Wins State

Joey Cutts, Staff Writer
February 23, 2017
Filed under A&E, Student Life, Top Stories

The Minnetonka Theatre program is widely known as one of the best in the state, often boasting sold out crowds that gather for each seasonal musical. With incredible crew members, actors, and directors, there are countless things working together to make this happen, making it a great source of pride for many Minnetonka students and parents in the community. During each season, you will surely hear talk of the most recent musical.

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Top Flicks for Sweethearts

Top Flicks for Sweethearts

Becca Schumacher, Staff Writer
February 17, 2017
Filed under A&E, Movies

Valentine’s Day is the holiday of chocolate, date night, heart shaped candy… and romantic comedies. The world is filled with romcoms of every shape and size, but here are the top ten best romcoms ever made.

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This is What Your Valentine’s Day Playlist Should Be

This is What Your Valentine’s Day Playlist Should Be

April Montgomery and Mac Martin
February 14, 2017
Filed under A&E

It is impossible to receive this mixtape and not fall into a deep love for the person who brought you this lyrical romance. There is no way you can't expect a proposal after gifting this mix - from 2008 Soulja Boy era and T-Pain classics, we can guarantee romance. If this mixtape fails you, please contact us at (678)-999-8212.

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Artist of the Month: Sarah Gallagher

Artist of the Month: Sarah Gallagher

Julia Balestri, Staff Writer
December 22, 2016
Filed under A&E

Sarah Gallagher, '17, is best known for her stunning artwork. From painting to charcoal, she does it all. She also helps the community as a leader of National Art Honors Society. Gallagher organizes meetings and plans new projects for the group to work on. The club's biggest project is making portraits of orphans in different countries. This is one of Gallagher's favorite projects because she gets to make a direct impact on children's lives by creating something extremely personal for them to keep.

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Best Art Electives at Minnetonka

Best Art Electives at Minnetonka

Becca Schumacher, Staff Writer
December 22, 2016
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

One of the advantages of being a student at Minnetonka High School is that the opportunities are limitless. There’s a class for every conceivable area of interest, from cooking to multivariable calculus to advanced Spanish literature. This can also be a disadvantage as there are just so many to choose from, especially in the arts department, so we at Breezes created a list of some of the best art electives at MHS:

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