Here is a link to our New Band website (it may change in the near future but will work for now).
This past Saturday we had students travel to Lapeer East High School to perform in the MSBOA State Solo and Ensemble Festival. While there, the performed very well and proudly represented our Band Program:
Gregory Jacot, Brenden Dehner, Kirstin Muscott, Mason Loucks, and Ashley Goodyear on earning a Superior Rating (I) for their Quintet.
Brenden Dehner and Kayla Vincenty-Cole on earning an Excellent (II) for their Duet.
David Ramsdell and Kayla Vincenty-Cole on earning a Superior (I) for their Duet.
Mason Loucks for earning a 73/100 (II) for his Proficiency I Solo (in which he had to perform not only his solo but scales from memory AND sight-read).
Brenden Dehner for earning an excellent (II) on his Alto Saxophone Solo.
Gregory Jacot for earning a Good (III) for his Clarinet Solo.
Congratulations to all whom, participated!
All Star Band
RECENTLY THE FOLLOWING STUDENTS PERFORMED AT ALPENA HIGH SCHOOL FOR THE MSBOA DISTRICT IX ALL STAR BAND. THE STUDENTS REHEARSED WITH DIRECTORS MATT BISHOP FROM GRAYLING AND SCOTT BOERMA FROM WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY FOR 6 HOURS WORTH OF REHEARSAL AND THEN PERFORMEDAFTERNOON FOR PARENTS, FAMILY, AND FRIENDS IN THE ALPENA HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIUM.