MINOOKA – Minooka Community High School had 11 band students participated in the 84th Annual Fox Valley Music Festival at Streamwood High School on April 28-29, 2013.
Students were selected through a nomination process to perform in the festival honor band. Participating MCHS students performed a concert with students from 17 other schools across the western suburbs in this music conference.
MCHS participants included:
• Kayla Bachar, senior, flute
• Erin Mathewson, junior, oboe
• Anna Garza, junior, bassoon
• Sarah Hoy, senior, clarinet
• Sarah Stepanek, junior, clarinet
• Eric Strand, sophomore, clarinet
• Priya Bond, senior, tenor sax
• Megan Chocholek, senior, bari sax
• Jason Viehman, sophomore, horn
• Robert Herlihy, senior, trombone
• Jack Russell, sophomore, tuba
MCHS holds its spring concert at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 9, in the Central Campus Performing Arts Center. The concert will feature the Concert Band, Symphonic Band, Wind Symphony and Wind Ensemble.
The Marching Indians will perform at 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 27, in the annual Memorial Day Parade in Minooka.
The MCHS Band Program is under the direction of Mr. Rick Anderson and Mrs. Gina Wych.