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Playing to the beat of teamwork
Northside music teacher Sarah Bodell conducts the African drum ensemble comprised of fifth-graders at Northside Elementary Jan. 25. (Times photo: Marissa Weiher)
As the fifth-grade students at Northside Elementary School in Monroe rehearsed for their concert Thursday, what started out as just one rhythm slowly turned into a symphony of different cadences full of crescendos and diminuendos.