Grades 6-9 Boys Participate in 2015 Mucho Macho Music Festival
Students from grades 6 - 9 participated in the American Choral Directors Association Men’s Music Ensemble, traditionally called the “Mucho Macho Music Festival,” on November 3rd at the McKeesport High School.
Hosted by McKeesport High School choral director Ms. Beth Eger, and under the direction of Dr. Samuel Barbara, the men participated with 100 other students from other western Pennsylvania districts. The guest conductor for the day was Dr. Samuel Barber, director of choral studies at Westminster University. The Westminster Men’s glee club sang with the boys and performed for attendees at the end of the day.
Congratulations to all students and their directors: Ms. Lorraine Milovac, USCHS Choir Director; Mr. Thomas Hunsberger, Fort Couch Middle School Choir Director; and Ms. Jennifer Schetley, Boyce Middle School Choir Director.
Top right: USC members in the Mucho Macho Men Festival were...
Front/Bottom Row (left to right): Jay Patel, Ganesh Sivaramakrishnan, Ethan Neal, Carter Gerlach, John Hertzog, and Michael Barsotti
Second Row: Rohan Mishra, Sam Dvorin, Danny O'Brien, Maxwell Turnwald, Tommy O'Brien, Ian Rankin, Gavin Genter, Jonah Manalo, Alexander Mitchell, Stephen Halpner, and Zachary Reynolds.
Left: Sixth graders from Boyce rehearse with the other “Mucho Macho Men” in grades 6-9.
Right bottom: 9th Graders Jonah Manalo and Tommy O’Brien enjoyed the ACDA festival