Friday, July 13, 2012

Congratulations to our Wind Ensemble! Below is text copied from UGA's Webpage.

JanFest, MidFest Guest Bands Announced

The directors of the University of Georgia Bands are pleased to announce that the following bands have been invited to perform at the 63rd Annual January High School Band Festival (listed alphabetically by school):

Kell High School Wind Symphony
Marietta, Georgia
David Roth, conductor

Madison County Symphonic Band
Danielsville, Georgia
Nicholas Golding, conductor

South Effingham Wind Ensemble
Guyton, Georgia
Sean McBride, conductor

South Paulding Wind Ensemble
Douglasville, Georgia
Christopher M. Carr, conductor

Starr’s Mill Wind Ensemble
Fayetteville, Georgia
Scott King, conductor

Thompson Wind Ensemble
Alabaster, Alabama
Jon Bubbett, conductor

Woodland Wind Symphony
Cartersville, Georgia
Eric Willoughby, conductor

We are also pleased to announce that these ensembles have been invited to perform at the 22nd Annual University of Georgia Middle School Band Festival:

Bennett’s Mill Middle School Symphonic Band
Fayetteville, Georgia
Ricky Williams, conductor

Flat Rock Middle School Symphonic Band
Tyrone, Georgia
Matthew D. Price, conductor

Gifford Middle School Symphonic Honor Band
Vero Beach, Florida
Ashby Goldstein, conductor

Smokey Road Middle School Wind Ensemble
Newnan, Georgia
Joshua Boyd and Joel Satterfield, conductors

Valdosta Middle School Symphonic Band
Valdosta, Georgia
Travis Downs and Susan Brashier, conductors

We wish to congratulate all of these ensembles and thank all of the bands who applied for consideration! MidFest will be held December 6-8, 2012. JanFest will take place January 17-20, 2013.