The following is a press release from the Stoughton High Music Department:
Eight music students from the and recently participated in the 2012 Southeastern Massachusetts School Bandmasters Association Honors Festival.
The festival was held at the East Middle School in Braintree on Saturday May 5.
Stoughton High School Freshman Abigail Roane performed with the Honors Choir. Matthew Williams, a freshman at SHS, performed with the Honors Concert Band playing trombone.
Six O’Donnell Middle School musicians also participated in the SEMSBA Festival. 8th grade student Mallory Breen and 7th grade student Samantha Roane performed with the Honors Choir.
8th grade students Jamal Husseini, trumpet, and Adam Potter, trombone, performed with the Honors Orchestra.
Eighth grade students Connor Nye, French horn, and Derek Westhaver, Percussion, performed with the Honors Concert Band.
SEMSBA is music collaborative with 30 member schools in Southeastern Massachusetts. Students who are accepted to the Honors festival went through a comprehensive audition process before being invited to participate.