Nineteen students from Downers Grove School District 58 were selected to perform last week at the annual Illinois Music Educators Association District 1 Music Festival.
The Festival Band, Orchestra and Chorus presented a public Festival Finale Concert on Saturday, Nov. 3. The IMEA Jazz Festival will take place Saturday, Nov. 10, at Lincoln-Way Central High School in New Lenox.
The following District 58 students were selected to participate in this year’s IMEA Festival:
O’Neill Middle School
Band: Kristen Leung, flute
Orchestra: Chandana Sooranahalli, violin; Michael Beube, violin; Lydia Walsh-Rock, cello
Chorus: Amy Binder, Molly Carlson, Grace Zieman
Jazz Band: Chris Neumann, baritone saxophone
Herrick Middle School
Band: Zach McCoy, percussion
Orchestra: Aleena Albert, violin; Jack Barkei, viola; Bryan Monk, violin; Abby Pfeiffer, viola; Catherine Smerz, double bass
Chorus: Tim Berberich, bass; Emma Doak,soprano; Ben Goedert, tenor; Sharon Stagaman, soprano; Riley Wagner, alto
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