SHENANDOAH - Later this month, over 100 of the best high school musicians in the Lehigh Valley, Poconos, and Coal Region will come to Shenandoah Valley High School for the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) District 10 Orchestra event.
107 musicians, including four from upper Schuylkill County, will take part in the three day event, held January 26-28, showcasing the best orchestral musicians in the 7-County PMEA District 10.
Mr. Walter Choplick, general music teacher and band director at Shenandoah Valley High School is the host director, and Dr. Timothy Dixon, D.M.A, from Messiah College, Mechanicsburg, Cumberland County, will be the guest conductor.
Four musicians from our area, two from Shenandoah Valley and two from North Schuylkill, sucessfully auditioned and will perform.
Keep a check on The Sentinel for more information leading up to the event.