Area students selected to perform in Honor Band

November 1, 2012

Peoria, IL (October 30, 2012) Ninety of the top instrumental students from 30 Central Illinois high schools have been selected to perform in the 24th Annual Freshman Sophomore High School Honor Band at Bradley University on Tuesday, November 13, at 7:30 p.m. in Dingeldine Music Center. 

Dr. David Vroman, Director of Bands at Bradley, will conduct the Band. The Bradley Symphonic Winds will open the performance.  Admission is $5 for adults and free to students.

The purpose of the band is to provide younger high school students with the opportunity to perform with their peers in an Honor Band situation. The experience also encourages students to remain a part of his or her instrumental music program throughout high school and eventually assume a leadership role for their band program.  Students are selected based on their past musical accomplishments.

Dingeldine Music Center is located at 1417 W. Barker Avenue.