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Alder Creek hosts honor band event

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ACMS Band Instructor Randy Humphreys, Avery Fournier, Zarek Livak, Tonito Posada, Andrew Bechdolt, Jordy Guldman, Gabriella Achiro, Juli-Anna Kaufman, Sierra Bohnet, Megan Burrill, Layla Ray, Aimee Penrose, Andrew Parkhurst, Sidney Klovstad and Mia Hererra.

Alder Creek Middle School hosted the California Music Educators Association Region V Select Middle School Honor Band on April 25 and 26.

Students were selected to participate in this two event from Alder Creek Middle School, Incline Middle School, North Tahoe Middle School, Portola Junior/Senior High School, Quincy Junior/Senior High School, Greenville Junior/Senior High School, Indian Valley Academy and Chester Junior/Senior High School.

Theresa Smith of Truckee High School conducted the Select Honor Band, working with the students late into the night on Friday and all day on Saturday. Saturday evening parents and community members attended an extraordinary concert showcasing the students' hard work and talent. The concert featured New Era Fanfare (R.Standridge), Forest Brook Overture (E.Morales), Heartland (S. Hodges), Beyond The Darkness (J. Swearingen), and Sneak Attack (R. Saucedo).