District Choir

District Choir

Carrie Fuller, Author

At Clearfield High School, on February 9th, 2019, West Branch HS and Clearfield HS are co-hosting the PMEA District 4 Choir Festival. The students representing West Branch are as followed:

Bethany Coudriet – Alto 1

Kelly Fuller – Soprano 1

Morgan Gomola – Alto 2

Rachel Heitsenrether – Alto 2

Nathan Zetts – Bass 1

Dr. Ryan Beeken, IUP Director of Choral Studies, is the guest conductor of this year’s festival. A piece called “The Blue Ridge” will be sung for the first time at this festival. This piece was written specifically for this event. The song was based on a poem written by Harriet Monroe, and the music was composed by Elaine Hagenburg.