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Van-Far band, choir performs concert

Posted on Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 1:35 pm

Van-Far’s High School Mixed Chorus.

The Van-Far Music Department celebrated its chorus and band students during the High School Band and Choir Concert and Awards Ceremony held Monday, May 6.
Van-Far’s High School Mixed Chorus performed “Just A Single Voice,” “The Climb,” and “Thank You For The Music.”
Choral awards
Conference Choir – Tenéza Davis, Tina Florea, Devan Gentry, Nicole Harvey, Ashley Marshall, Lindsey Nitcher, Aaryn Phillips, Krysta Stubblefield, and Emily Williams
Most Improved – Tina Florea
Outstanding Section Members – Nick Crow (Baritone), Aaryn Phillips (Alto), and Emily Williams (Soprano)
Van-Far’s High School Chiefs Band began with the senior pick of “Encanto.” They also performed “Rain” and “Sabre Dance.”
Band awards
Conference Band – Kristin Beatty, Breanna Gollaher, Sara Sutton, Cody Swarthout, and Janie Swarthout
Varsity Letter Bar – Sarah Sutton
District Medals (for a “2” rating) – Breanna Gollaher, Sarah Sutton, and Janie Swarthout
Bertram Cowley Memorial Award – Sarah Sutton
J.P. Sousa Award (sponsored by the St. Cecilia Music Club) – Cody Stubblefield