Friday, June 3, 2011
FFA Members Share Musical Talents
A select group of FFA members are preparing to lend their musical abilities to entertain the thousands of members and guests at the 83rd Kansas FFA Convention this week on the Kansas State University campus. State Convention Band and Chorus are made up of 34 and 37 members, respectivley
In order to participate in these select ensembles, members were required to submit audition tapes and recommendations from their local music instructors.
The State Convention Chorus, directed by Zac Malcolm, Clay Center Community High School and accompanied by Anne Wicoff, will performed during the third convention session, on Thursday at 2 p.m. Under the direction of Yvonne Colle-Burden, Medicine Lodge High School, and assisted by Kris Brenzikofer, Clay Center Community Middle School, the State Convention Band performed a concert at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, prior to the fourth convention session. Both groups will present encore performances during the final convention session on today at 2 p.m.
A full list of the State Band and Chorus participants can be found at: