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NAVY BAND TO PLAY WITH AACPS STUDENTS AT SIDE-BY-SIDE CONCERT AT SEVERNA PARK HIGH SCHOOL

Some of Anne Arundel County Public Schools’ finest high school musicians will join the United States Naval Academy Band, which will be performing its annual Side-by-Side Concert at Severna Park High School at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 3, 2014.

The United States Naval Academy Band, “The Navy’s Oldest and Finest,” has been providing music for the Brigade of Midshipmen and surrounding community since 1852. Located at the Naval Academy in Annapolis, the band offers 15 world-class ensembles which perform a variety of musical styles, ranging from classical to contemporary. 

The Concert Band is comprised of some of the nation’s finest musicians. Led by Lt. Cmdr. Bruce McDonald, the ensemble performs a year-round public concert series featuring varied programs of marches, orchestral transcriptions, patriotic music, and classic wind band repertoire.

The following AACPS students will performing at the April 3 concert:

Flute

Maura Campbell, Broadneck High School

Rebecca Frank, Glen Burnie High School

Nadine Peake, Glen Burnie High School

Kathryn Herberger, Northeast High School

Grace Hill, Broadneck High School, AACPS Performing Visual Arts Magnet Program

MegAnne Brown, Old Mill High School

Justin Rivera, Northeast High School

 

Clarinet

Alex Gehring, Severna Park High School

Jesse Stratton, Broadneck High School

Amelia Avis, Annapolis High School

Sarah Conkle, Northeast High School

Patty Herberger, Broadneck High School, AACPS PVA Magnet Program

 

Alto Clarinet

Justin Wood, Severna Park High School

 

Bass Clarinet

Brianna Wheatley, Meade High School

Mark Novak, Glen Burnie High School

 

Alto Saxophone

Domenic Nutile, Southern High School

 

Tenor Saxophone

Luke Hartley, South River High School

 

Trumpet

Despina Stephanos, South River High School

Aaron Bayne, Broadneck High School

Jonathan McLaren, Meade High School

Lindsay Alley, Meade High School

Jon Fears, Severna Park High School

Thomas MacAlester, Old Mill High School

 

French Horn

Greta Kintzley, Severna Park High School

Matthew Kamens, Broadneck High School

 

Trombone

Madeline Beaudry, Arundel High School

Paul Pesnell, Broadneck High School

Brandon Boehm, Severna Park High School

 

Tuba

Jack Stephenson, Meade High School

 

Percussion

Tony Fidyk, South River High School

Kennan Spencer, Arundel High School

 

Naval Academy Band concerts are free and open to the public with no tickets required. Severna Park High School is located at 60 Robinson Road in Severna Park. For more information on this and other Naval Academy Band performances, please visit the band’s website or Facebook page, or call 410-293-1262.