WAYNE - On Monday, March 4 the Mid-State Conference held their Annual Festival of Clinic Bands in the Peterson Fine Arts Building on the Wayne State College Campus hosted by Hartington Cedar Catholic Jr. - Sr. High School.
The Festival is made up of two Clinic Bands, a combined 9 - 10 grade band and a combined 11 - 12 grade band. Band directors from the conference send in student names and each band is chosen from those names. Both bands start rehearsal at 9:00 in the morning and then present a concert in Ramsey Theatre at 6:00 that evening. There are 10 high schools in the Mid State Conference.
The 9 - 10 Clinic Band was conducted by Dr. Karl Kolbeck, Woodwinds Instructor and Orchestra Director from Wayne State College. Listed below are the 9th - 10th grade band students from Wayne High School who were selected to participate in this band:
ALTO SAXOPHONE: Miranda Long, Anna Loberg, Jewel Kneifl
TENOR SAXOPHONE: Nicole Craft
TRUMPET: Jacob Abraham
FRENCH HORN: Meg Osnes, Gabby Miller
TROMBONE: Brooklyn Brunken
BARITONE: Tyler Echtenkamp, Micah Sprouls
PERCUSSION: Jackson Blankenau, Emma Loberg
The 11 - 12 Clinic Band was directed by Dr. David Bohnert, Director of Bands and Trumpet Instructor at Wayne State College. Listed below are the 11th - 12th grade band students from Wayne High School who were selected to participate in this band:
FLUTE: Siera Brugger, Dacia Dickey, Kelsey Ellis, Rachel Waddington
CLARINET: Sarah Maxson, Sydney Burke, Molly Burbach