Newbury School News
January 24, 2019 by Staff Report

The OMEA District VII Honor Choir took place at Solon Middle School Jan. 11 and 12. Over 100 area seventh- through ninth-graders were nominated from local school districts to participate in the two day event.

OMEA Honor Choir

The OMEA District VII Honor Choir took place at Solon Middle School Jan. 11 and 12. Over 100 area seventh- through ninth-graders were nominated from local school districts to participate in the two day event. They spent Friday and Saturday rehearsing with Dr. Bradley Pierson, University of Toledo professor of choral activities. They showcased their hard work on Saturday with a final concert performed at 3:30 p.m.

Newbury students selected to perform in the honor choir are ninth-graders Madeline Zembiak and Autumn Airey; eighth-graders Gianna Dahlhausen, Ava Richards, Brooke Ruchalski and Michelle Elliott; and seventh-graders Ethan Brown, Cole Scherer and Jayden Thompson. The choral director is Alissa Bodner.