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News :: VSHS Band sends eight to UNI Honor Band event
· 10:51am January 9th, 2013
Eight members of the Vinton-Shellsburg High School Band Department have been selected for participation at this year’s UNI Northern Festival of Bands (February 7-9). The following students have been selected for participation: Kayla Peterson (clarinet), Emma Lippmann (Oboe), Alyssa Cantrell (Baritone Saxophone), Kendra Peterson (clarinet), Caleb Bendull (Tuba), Claire Andreesen (Alto Saxophone), Lucas Murray (percussion), and Lexi Hicok (oboe). The selected students will attend clinics and concerts led by university professors and students and will get to see and experience the University of Northern Iowa School of Music. The students will compete and perform with the top high school musicians from around the state of Iowa, and have the option of participating in the solo contest, where the best student performance is awarded with a college scholarship. This year’s performing ensembles will be conducted by The performance will take place at the UNI Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center of Music on Saturday, February 9. Admission will be charged and tickets are available for purchase through UNI.
Gardner, Hicok, Peterson to represent VSHS in ISU Honor Band
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