Students named to all-state honor bands
Three Alexandria band students recently performed in the Minnesota Band Directors Association (MBDA) State Honor Band festival held at Edina High School.
Performing in the 6-8 honor band was Ki Blaser on French horn and Rochelle Feiler on flute. Performing in the 9-10 honor band was Jack Anderson on tenor sax.
Directors for the groups included Dr. Wendy Barden (6-8) from Osseo and Dr. Doug Nimmo (9-10) from Gustavus College.
Students from across the state were chosen for the ensembles through auditions that consisted of scales and etudes.