Celebrating 30 years with Director Paulette Bowes

 ANMS Board president, Chris Markiewicz, thanked the audience for celebrating this milestone with the school and acknowledged Bowes’ contributions to the school throughout her tenure.

ANMS Board president, Chris Markiewicz, thanked the audience for celebrating this milestone with the school and acknowledged Bowes’ contributions to the school throughout her tenure.

On Sunday, October 23rd over 180 members of the Newton community came together at All Newton Music School for a celebratory concert honoring ANMS’ executive director of 30 years, Paulette Bowes.

Clarinetist Paulette Bowes was joined by Violinists Arturo Delmoni and Lucia Lin, Violist Scott Woolweaver, Cellist Owen Young, Soprano Pamela Wolfe, and bassist Moises Carrasco in a concert of Mozart and Weber clarinet quintets as well as Schubert’s Shepherd on the Rock.

 Honorable David Cohen honors Ms. Bowes following a spectacular afternoon of music.

Honorable David Cohen honors Ms. Bowes following a spectacular afternoon of music.

We were thrilled to be joined by former Newton mayor, Honorable David Cohen, who shared with us Official Citations the State Senate and the House of Representatives, recognizing Paulette Bowes for her incredible 30 years devoted to bringing the joy of music to the Newton community. The Official Citations were signed by President of the Senate Stanley Rosenberg, Clerk of the Senate William Welch, Senator Cynthia Stone Creem, Speaker of the House Robert DeLeo, Rep. Kay Khan, Rep. Ruth B. Balser, and Rep. John Lawn.

 Director Paulette Bowes surrounded by the Board Presidents who served over her three decade tenure.   

Director Paulette Bowes surrounded by the Board Presidents who served over her three decade tenure.

 

Evan Haas