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Tenleytown Immortalized in Song

Musician Jason Mendelson, as part of a project to record songs about neighborhoods around Metro stations, has recorded odes to Tenleytown and Friendship Heights. And it turns out he’s not the only one. Prominent acts – from post-punk revival to hip-hop – also give a musical nod to our fair town.

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Tenleytown Musicians – AU Wants YOU!

As highlighted in the January edition of AU in the Neighborhood, local musicians can audition for a spot in the university’s symphonic orchestra, symphonic band, chorus, and jazz orchestra. Auditions begin next week, so those interested in trying out for the ensembles should contact the directors soon for more information: Yaniv Dinur – Orchestra@american.edu; Marc Decker – SymphonicBand@american.edu; Casey Cook

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