January 19, 2017
Students Selected for District Honor Band
Eight Prince Avenue Advanced Band students have been selected to perform with the 2017 Georgia Music Educators Association District Honor Band.
Middle School students selected are Jake Hathaway – alto saxophone, Caleb Wilson – tenor saxophone, Garrison Hammond – French horn, and Sam Carmean – trombone. Jake and Sam scored high enough to qualify for the state audition for the 2017 Georgia All-State Band.
High School students selected are Emily Weaver – clarinet, Nate Aldin – clarinet, Jared Gilstrap – trumpet, and Tanner Iley – euphonium. Nate scored high enough to qualify for the state audition for the 2017 Georgia All-State Band.
Middle School District Honor Band will be held February 10 – 11 at the Georgia Baptist Conference Center in Toccoa. High School District Honor Band will be held February 16 – 18 at Riverside Military Academy in Gainesville.
Congratulations to these students on their hard work and accomplishments in the Fine Arts.
Front Row left to right: Caleb Wilson, Garrison Hammond, Sam Carmean, and Jake Hathaway
Back Row left to right: Jared Gilstrap, Tanner Iley, Emily Weaver, and Nate Aldin