East Middle School Band Earns Top Honors at Contest

Ponca City Now - April 16, 2015 12:11 pm

The East Middle School Band attended the Heartland Music Festival Contest in Oklahoma City, where they received Superior ratings along with the Outstanding Achievement Award and the Sweepstakes award for receiving the highest score from the judges.

The flute section won the Outstanding Section Award, and Haylee Roquemore received the Outstanding Musician Award.

East Band Director Arlis Henegar said, “I am very proud of our students and their musical talents. Their continued dedication and hard work has paid off for them.”

 

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