MHS, MJH students will perform with IBA All-Region Honor Band this weekend

Publish Date: 11/10/2022

Several band students from Marion High School and McCulloch Junior High School have been selected to perform in the Indiana Bandmasters Association All-Region Honor Band this weekend, hosted at Marion High School’s Walton Performing Arts Center.

The musicians who earned this honor are below.

MHS freshmen:

  • Dakhota Daley
  • Jacelyn Edwards
  • Damian Evans
  • Anderson Guevara Henriquez
  • Chayim Hoffman
  • Manuel Trejo

MJH students:

  • Hannah Huff, 7th grade
  • Gavin Johnson, 8th grade
  • Xavier Lavert, 8th grade
  • Arabella Stanley, 8th grade

Students are recommended by their band directors and submit applications to be considered for this honor band for grades 7 through 9. Applications from students across the region were evaluated to select members of this talented group. 

After weeks of practice on their own, Nov. 12, Honor Band members from around the region will gather to rehearse together for the first time. Then, on Sunday, Nov. 13, they will perform together at 4 p.m. here at Marion High School. This performance is open to the public.

Congratulations to these outstanding Marion students and all of the region's talented, hard-working students on this great accomplishment! The All-Region Honor Band is a great opportunity, and will give them a chance to learn and grow as musicians.

MHS student selected for IJEA All-District Jazz Band

Marion High School junior Aiden Johnson has been selected to perform this weekend with the Indiana Jazz Educators Association All-District Jazz Band this weekend in Pendleton.

Aiden was recommended by band director Mr. Huff and submitted an application to be considered for the honor band earlier this year. Applications from students around the area were evaluated to select members of this talented group. 

After weeks of practice on their own, on Nov. 12 honor band members from around the district will gather to rehearse together for the first time. Then, on Sunday, Nov. 13, they will perform together at Pendleton Heights High School.

Congratulations to this outstanding Marion student and all of the district's talented, hard-working students on this great accomplishment! 

MHS students selected for IBA All-District Honor Band

Seven Marion High School band students have been selected to perform in the Indiana Bandmasters Association All-District Honor Band.

The musicians selected are:

  • Gema Santos, senior
  • Sophia Leamann, junior
  • Daniel Terhune, junior
  • Sabrina Thomas, junior
  • Myelei Whitaker, junior
  • Sarah Terhune, sophomore
  • Caleb Huff, sophomore

Each of these students was recommended by their band director, Mr. Huff, and submitted applications to be considered for the Honor Band earlier this year. Applications from students across the state were evaluated to select members of this talented group. 

After weeks of practice on their own, on Nov. 19 honor band members from around the state will gather to rehearse together for the first time. Then, on Sunday, Nov. 20, they will perform together at 4 p.m. at Dekalb High School in Waterloo. This performance is open to the public.

Congratulations to these outstanding Marion students and all of the district's talented, hard-working students on this great accomplishment!