Music Awards

Students at Music in the Parks festivalWest Perry High School music program is finishing the school year with several awards. In late April, Jazz Band participated in the Tournament Indoor Association for Jazz and placed 5th. 

More recently, several students participated in the Music in the Parks festival at Hershey Park. Music in the Parks is an educationally-focused music festival that provides school performing ensembles the opportunity to learn from exceptional conductors in the field of music education. The result of these performances is musical growth, achievement and recognition for individual students and the school music program. Schools from the quad state area participate in this festival.

West Perry students performed exceptionally well and the music program received the following awards:

Concert Band - 1st place with a Superior rating
Mixed Chorus - 1st place with a Superior rating
Jazz Ensemble - 1st place with a Superior rating
Best Overall High School Concert Band, Mixed Chorus and Jazz Ensemble among all high school divisions
Best High School Vocal Soloist - Elizabeth Lentz

A superior rating is the highest rating.

Mr. Wieseman, the Chorus and Band Director, is extremely proud of all the student's hard work and achievements. 

Congratulations to these students!