High School Singers Participate in PMEA Honors Choir
The 2015 Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 1 Honors Choir Festival was held on Friday and Saturday, October 30-31, at Seton Hill University. A culminating festival performance of the ensemble was presented on October 31 at 2:00 p.m. in the Reichgut Concert Hall, Performing Arts Center, Seton Hill University.
Participants from Upper St. Clair High School were:
- Chase Banton
- Sammy Cancilla
- Patrick Glover
- Jonah Glunt
- Jonah Manalo
- Jacob Ross
- Jordan Smith
- Izzy Tarcson
PMEA Honors Choir is open to all singers in grades 9-12. In 2015, Honors Choir changed to an application-based non-competitive festival requiring teacher recommendation. The eight singers are all members of the USCHS choral department and students of Ms. Lorraine Milovac.
The next major choral festival event is the PMEA District 1 Senior High Chorus Festival, auditions to be held at Belle Vernon HS on November 23.
Pausing for a photo prior to their PMEA Honors Choir concert on Saturday, October 31, were (left to right - row 1) Chase Banton, Jordan Smith, Izzy Tarcson, Jonah Manalo, (row 2) Ms. Lorraine Milovac, Jacob Ross, Patrick Glover, Jonah Glunt, and Sammy Cancilla.