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Tuesday May 26, 2009 at 10:18am Age: 8 yrs
Category: High School

MV Bands Excel -Again


Another year of outstanding performances from our instrumental music department. At the Music in the Parks Competition at Kutztown University the Minisink Valley Instrumental Program took the coveted "Esprit de Corps Award"for character and spirit. The Jazz Band took the Overall Best Jazz Ensemble Award. Every group that performed received a superior rating. The Concert Band took 1st place with a superior rating in their division. The Wind Ensemble took 2nd place in their division. 

At the NYSSMA Competition the Wind Ensemble received a gold rating with distinction on a level 6. The Jazz Band received gold rating on a level 6, the Concert Band  gold rating on a level 4 and the Jazz Lab a gold rating on a level 4.  ( gold is the highest rating/ level 6 is the highest level)