Articles by Michael Pacheco



Latino Unidos host Cinco de Mayo event

Latinos Unidos hosted a Cinco de Mayo informational event on April 26. The club planned the event to take place the week before the holiday,…


Beavers finish the season with a win

The American River College baseball team scored a victory over Galivan College, winning 11-18 in the last game of the season on April 24. Gavilan…





Latin Jazz Ensemble prepares for concert

American River College offers a wide variety of music performance ensembles, ranging from orchestra and symphonic band to groups like big band and vocal jazz….


Latin jazz to perform with studio ensemble

The Latin jazz ensemble will be performing with the studio jazz ensemble on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. that would  include songs such as “Salsa Vibes”…


NAMI sheds light on mental illness

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) held a presentation about mental illnesses and the misconceptions about them on Friday in the DSPS conference room….


Orchestra performed variety of holiday music

An earlier version of this story incorrectly identified principal violinist Jun Zhu as the performer of the fiddle solo in “Fiddle-Faddle” when the solo was actually…


Student musicians play for peers

Seven music majors performed in the first of four applied music recitals that were held as a part of the final grade for applied music…