American Prize in Wind Ensemble Performance
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The Parkview High School Symphonic band under the direction of Jason Atha and Richard Magner recently placed "honorable mention" for the 2015 American Prize in Wind Ensemble Performance. Based on an extensive application and submission of recordings, the Parkview Symphonic Band was the only high school ensemble chosen as a semi-finalist and finalist in the Community/High School division. The American Prize is a series of new, non-profit national competitions in the performing arts providing cash awards, professional adjudication, regional, national, and international recognition for the best recorded performances by ensembles and individuals each year in the United States at the professional, college/university, church, community and secondary school levels.
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