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Five Students from Storm Lake Selected For School Honors Band Festival

October 21, 2019 9:52am

(Storm Lake, IA) -- Storm Lake Middle School band students have been selected to participate in the 52nd annual Northwest Iowa Junior High/Middle School Honor Bands Festival.

On Saturday, October 19, over 350 seventh and eighth-grade band students from 41 Northwest Iowa schools auditioned for a position into two honor bands.

Approximately 190 students were chosen. These selected students will perform a concert at Buena Vista University, Saturday, November 9.

Five students from Storm Lake have been selected.

Conductors for the honor band festival will be Ms. Tiffany Wirth, Director of Bands at Buena Vista University and Mr. Luiz Viquez, Assistant Professor of Clarinet and Director of Orchestras at the University of South Dakota.