NCHS Choir, Band Musicians Head To ILMEA Festival

NCHS Choir, Band Musicians Head To ILMEA Festival

The district 6 ILMEA Band/Choir/Orchestra Festival was held on November 18 at Shryock Auditorium on the campus of Southern Illinois University in Carbondale.

Evan Anderson, Jake Haley, Amy Harris, Austin Schorfheide, and Lindsay Windler.

Students were chosen after auditioning for the opportunity in October.

Chosen for the choir was Evan Anderson, Jake Haley, Amy Harris, Austin Schorfheide, and Lindsay Windler. Chosen for band was Bridget Styninger.

Bridget Styninger with music teacher Steve Browne.

These students prepared very challenging music and had the opportunity to perform with musicians from other schools in Southern Illinois.

The ensembles consisted of 120 band members and 250 choir members.