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VBODA District III Band Audition

Posted On: 1/27/2017 10:15 AM

On Saturday, January 14, select members of the Fuqua Junior and Senior Band auditioned for VBODA District III Band at James River High School. Based on their auditions, ten Fuqua students were selected to be part of the All-District Honors Bands. Middle School students Savannah Stone, Kayla Knott, Curstan Tharpe, Hadley Puckett and Sarah Storm were selected for the Junior Band. Maggie Encarnacion and Eli Hall were both selected to be first chairs in the Concert Band. Both Emily Erickson and Candace Pembelton were selected to be in the top band in the district, Symphonic Band. Ireland Seagle was selected as an alternate for the event.

District III, established by the Virginia Music Educators Association, includes fifteen counties and three cities/towns and stretches from the North Carolina border north through Greensville County to the James River, west to Goochland County, and south to Mecklenburg County. Students earning positions in the groups rehearse with the guest conductors on Friday, February 3 and Saturday, February 4 to prepare the concert on Saturday, February 4 at 3:30 at Monacan High School. The purpose of All-District Band is to provide accomplished students the opportunity to make music and meet with other band students to provide a memorable and educational musical experience.

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