Local students perform in festival
Music students from area schools will participate in a Wisconsin School Music Association-sanctioned festival hosted by Hudson High School on Wednesday, March 11.
During the festival, each school's band and choir will perform before a panel of adjudicators while students from other schools listen in as part of their own learning experience.
Performing will be high school ensembles from Baldwin-Woodville and Ellsworth, along with middle and high school groups from Hudson, New Richmond, Prescott and River Falls, according to festival manager Andrew Haase, who coordinates the event.
"This festival provides students a positive learning experience through the tradition of a concert performance," said Gregg Butler, WSMA interim executive director.
The primary purposes of WSMA Concert Group Festivals are to:
For more information on WSMA, go to www.wsmamusic.org.