Choir expected to sell CDs in efforts to raise money for hurricane relief in Puerto Rico
After a wave of disaster and destruction in Puerto Rico caused by Hurricane Maria, the Academia Musical da Capo in Aguada, Puerto Rico, and the MVHS Choir Council — the democratic governing body of the choir department — have partnered to help fund the replacement of instruments and supplies that were lost in the hurricane with funds from CD sales. Choir Council President Gabriela Wilde and Secretary/Treasurer Anna Petti are helping to organize the project and facilitate communication with the school in Aguada. Members of the choir department and other outside artists have begun recording for the CD, which will include a variety of Puerto Rican music, such as songs by Marc Anthony, the Puerto Rican territorial anthem "La Borinqueña," and various instrumental songs. The CD Read More