District Band 2020

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Lance Jones

District Band Representatives from left to right (Top Row) Noah Fry, Dalton Kristofits, Isaiah Lutz, Elijah Williams Bottom Row left to right Vesta Brickley, Olivia Blasko, Ashley Folmar

District Band was held on February 13th through the 15th. It was held at Penns Valley Area High School. 22 schools participated.

The Following Represented West Branch:

Dalton Kristofits- Tuba, Senior

Isaiah Lutz- Baritone Saxophone, Senior

Ashley Folmar- Flute II, Junior

Elijah Williams- Tenor Saxophone, Junior

Vesta Brickley- Clarinet II, Sophomore

Olivia Blasko- Euphonium, Sophomore

Noah Fry- Trumpet I, Sophomore

 

The host director was Darris DeRemer from Penns Valley Area School District. The band was under the direction of Dr. Adam F. Brennan from Mansfield University.

The band played the following:

Pageant – Vincent Persichetti

Dream – Adam Brennan

There Will be Justice –  Adam Brennan

Midway March – John Williams

Rest – Frank Ticheli

Prelude, Siciliano, and Rondo – Malcolm Arnold

Bullets and Bayonets – John Philip Sousa

Dalton Kristofits received 4th chair and will represent West Branch at the Region Band festival at Penns Valley.