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West Orange High School Medals At Region I Band Festival

Cynthia Cumming

Thursday, March 21, 2013 • 5:55pm

 

WEST ORANGE, NJ - The West Orange High School Ninth Grade Band, Concert Band, Symphonic Winds, and Wind Ensemble were all medal winners Tuesday night at the Region I Concert Band Festival held at Verona High School!  The NJ State Concert Band Festival is held throughout northern, central, and southern New Jersey during the month of March.  

Ninth Grade Band – Silver Rating
Concert Band – Silver Rating
Symphonic Winds – Silver Rating
Wind Ensemble – Gold Rating, Outstanding Woodwind Section, Outstanding Brass Section, Outstanding Percussion Section

Outstanding Soloist Awards:

Ventura Simmons, Flute
Kylie Wiegel, Piccolo
Isabel Kaspriskie, French Horn
The Wind Ensemble will  represent Region I (North Jersey) in the New Jersey State Concert Band Gala Concert,  to be held at Rutgers University on Sunday, May 5, 2013. The top four
scoring bands from each region of the state (North, Central, and South) will perform, with the WOHS Wind Ensemble proudly representing  West Orange in this prestigious event for
the sixth consecutive year.
 
Information on the State Gala Concert and the West Orange High School Bands
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