BELLOWS FALLS, Vt. – The Bellows Falls Union High School would like to congratulate all students who auditioned for the Vermont All State Music Festival. The following students were accepted into the 2018 All State Concert Band: Courtney Fredriksen, trumpet; Bradie Harris, clarinet; Ian Wallace, trombone; and Emily Wunderle, alto saxophone. Lorilei Jones, a freshman, was accepted into the All State Chorus. Grace Thompson performed an All State Scholarship audition and received an honorable mention. This process is takes tremendous dedication, courage, and hard work. This festival will be hosted at Essex High School on May 10, 11 and 12.
In addition, the BFUHS music department is proud to announce Clayton Thompson, percussion, and Bradie Harris, clarinet, were recently accepted into the New England Music Festival Concert Band. This festival will be hosted by Lewis S. Mills High School in Burlington, Conn. on March 15, 16 and 17.
Charles Bennett, baritone saxophone, was accepted into the district jazz band and participated in the performance festival on Feb. 2-3 at Springfield High School. The following students participated in the high school district chorus: Grace Cavanagh, Grace Thompson, and Lorilei Jones.
Several choir kids attended the Castleton Honors Music Festival on the Castleton Campus, Jan. 26, 2018. They sang in the honors chorus and performed in the evening concert. The participants were Kevin Arend-Denko, Kimberly Lawrence, Grace Thompson, Lorilei Jones, and Angel Bixler.
Please plan on joining us for our spring musical production on March 23 and 24 at 7 p.m. and 2 p.m. on the 24th. Our spring concert is at 7 p.m. on April 12.