VHS students perform in Region 1 Honor Band Seven Vermillion High School students � Rhiannon Chandler, clarinet; Jenna Williams, oboe; Ben Williams, alto saxophone; Alexis Lang, trumpet; Ben McBride, trumpet; Adam Nelson, horn; and Jon Hoadley, percussion � were recently accepted to the 2000 Region 1 Honor Band.
The honor band is an annual event sponsored by the South Dakota High School Activities Association Music Region 1, held at the Summit Center Auditorium in Yankton.
This year's festival was held Monday, Nov. 20 with Dave Bohnert from Wayne State College as the guest conductor. Musicians are selected to the honor band by means of a taped audition adjudicated by member directors of Region 1.
The grand concert was held at the Summit Center Auditorium and included the USD Percussion Ensemble.