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The Maestro’s Corner: Chillest Beats

The Maestro’s Corner:  Chillest Beats

Emma San Martin, Entertainment Editor

September 28, 2017


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Lofi is an emerging subgenre of hip hop with a focus on chill vibes. But where did it originate?

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The Maestro’s Corner: More than Four

The Maestro’s Corner: More than Four
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Emma San Martin, Entertainment Editor

June 7, 2017


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"The Four Seasons" is composer Antonio Vivaldi's most famous work. While it's certainly a masterpiece, there's much more to Vivaldi.

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The Legacy of the Pirates of the Caribbean

The Legacy of the Pirates of the Caribbean

Isabel Slingerland, Entertainment Editor

May 24, 2017


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With the first Pirates of the Caribbean movie coming out in 2003, the series has become a household favorite for many of our high school classmates. But what makes this series a legacy whose newest film in the series is still the talk of the town? Logistically, they haven’t been one of those series...

Artist of the Month: Adriana Scantianeu

Artist of the Month: Adriana Scantianeu

Isabel Slingerland, Entertainment Editor

April 27, 2017


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Throughout my high school career, I have had the pleasure of knowing this month’s honorary artist, Adriana Scantianeu. This young woman is more than deserving of this title as she is not only an amazing musical artist but she is also well accomplished in other aspects of her life. She has found much...

The Maestro’s Corner: A Forties Fidelio

The Maestro’s Corner: A Forties Fidelio

Emma San Martin, Editor-At-Large

April 6, 2017


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Beethoven's "Fidelio" enters a modern era in a new production at the Metropolitan Opera. Even with all the changes, though, its heart remains.

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Artist of the Month: Yoo Shin Tanai

Artist of the Month: Yoo Shin Tanai

Lior Raz-Farley, Editor-in-Chief

April 6, 2017


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This month, The Current is featuring musician, Yoo Shin Tanai, most known for playing the piano and percussion instruments. Aside from his participation in the OHS wind ensemble his vast experience outside of school has warranted him masterful skill in these instruments. He has participated in the New...

Is the Media Changing Students’ Perceptions of What is OK?

Is the Media Changing Students’ Perceptions of What is OK?

Vanessa Guaman, Staff Writer

March 29, 2017


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Over the past few years, school shootings have been on the rise with more than 200 incidents occurring since the Sandy Hook Massacre. It was only five years ago that Adam Lanza opened fire in Sandy Hook Elementary School, leaving 20 children and six staff members dead. According to data from Everytown.com...

Artist of the Month: Jhaneth Vivar

Artist of the Month: Jhaneth Vivar

Darwin Arias, Editor-At-Large

February 24, 2017


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For the month of February, the Current is featuring growing female artist Jhaneth Vivar. Jhaneth, a senior at Ossining High School, takes SUNY Drawing 1, one of the many art classes available at OHS, and takes an independent study course with art teacher Mrs. Shams where she spends time building up he...

Rogue One: Is the Latest Star Wars Addition a Good One?

Rogue One: Is the Latest Star Wars Addition a Good One?

Somari Davis, Opinions Editor

February 23, 2017


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Rogue One: Is the latest Star Wars addition a good one? Star Wars over the past almost 30 years has become a classic movie, going as far as some preaching the idea of, “If you haven’t seen it, you haven’t lived.” Star Wars: Episode IV originally was released on May 25th, 1977 with the The E...

The Maestro’s Corner: Echoes of the Jazz Age

The Maestro’s Corner: Echoes of the Jazz Age

Emma San Martin, Editor-at-Large

February 19, 2017


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America in the 1920’s was a time of social experimentation and philosophical pioneering.  The world had just pulled through World War I by the skin of its teeth, and an entire generation of America’s young men and women had been exposed to the harsh reality of war.  From the ashes of the old American...

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