February 6, 2020- Five choral students from Elizabethtown Area High School were selected to the highly competitive Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) District 7 chorus. A team of judges comprised of local music teachers chose the talented vocal students from area high schools to be a part of the ensemble.
Selected to the honors choir from EAHS were Emma Boksan, Adam Evans, Claire Fritz, Ronnie Mautner, and Jake Sevcik.
"This is an extremely talented group of young people,” said Dana Baxter, choral director for EAHS “They not only placed well within their sections, but all also qualified for the Region Festival next month."
This year’s festival was held at Central Dauphin High School over three days in mid- January with a culminating concert on Friday, Jan. 17. Dr. Jerry Blackstone, emeritus professor of conducting at the University of Michigan, was the guest conductor. The ensemble consisted of 200 singers chosen through auditions from 75 schools from Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Lancaster, Lebanon, Franklin, Perry and York counties.
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