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HTHS Wind Ensemble Selected to Attend Prestigious "Music for All" 2023 National Festival

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August 5, 2022

HTHS - The Hewitt-Trussville High School Wind Ensemble has been selected to perform at the 2023 Music for All National Festival, presented by Yamaha, in Indianapolis, March 31, 2023 - April 2, 2023. The HTHS Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Mike Guzman, Jerry Adair and Shannon Moore, was selected following a rigorous application and audition process. The Music for All National Festival will host more than 55 high school and middle school ensembles from across the country at the 30th Annual Music for All National Festival, considered the nation’s premier non-competitive festival for scholastic instrumental music ensembles. Student musicians will participate in music education workshops and perform at top venues, receiving evaluation and feedback from a panel of renowned conductors and clinicians. Ensembles include both high school and middle school concert bands, orchestras, percussion ensembles, and chamber ensembles. High school musicians can audition for Music for All’s national honor ensembles: the Honor Band of America, Honor Orchestra of America, and Jazz Band of America. 

Since 1975, Music for All, through Bands of America, Orchestra America, and choir programs, has been a destination and set the standard for scholastic music ensemble performance and music education advocacy. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit educational organization, Music for All’s mission is to create, provide, and expand positively life-changing experiences through music for all. 

The Music for All National Festival’s purpose is to offer a non-competitive atmosphere that provides a place for growth amongst young musicians and advocate for the importance of music education in schools nationwide. Music for All serves more than 600,000 student musicians, teachers, families, and supporters annually through its events and programs held across America, and its webinars, podcasts, and online resources.

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