MUSIC DEPARTMENT UPDATES!!!
The following are the most recent LDNE Music Activities:
DISTRICT MUSIC CONTEST 2011
April is a busy month for most schools. Track season begins. High School students have Prom while FFA and FBLA have their state conventions. In the midst of all of these great events stands District Music Contest. The high school band proudly participated at the Yutan Contest Site. Students who participated in small groups and solos are as follows:
Nikki Jo Williams and Starla McMullin-Clarinet Duet (Excellent Rating)
Heidi Miller-Flute Solo (Superior Rating)
Nikki Jo Williams-Vocal Solo-(Excellent Rating)
Thank you to Dave Armstrong for driving the bus for us.
LDNE Welcomes Morningside College Assitant Professor
Dr. Jill Wilson, Assistant Professor of Music working with LDNE choir students
LDNE Choir students had the pleasure of working with Dr. Jill Wilson. Students were delighted by her creative, energetic, and engaging personality. Dr. Wilson is the Assistant Professor of Music for Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa. Thank you to Dr. Wilson for taking the time to come work with Lyons students. For more information click on the following link: Dr. Jill Wilson
SIOUX CITY SYMPHONY: IOWA PIANO COMPETITION
LDNE Music Department made its last trip of the Sioux City Symphony season to see the Iowa Piano Competition. The competition took place over four days and concluded with a finalists concert. The piano competition finalists were given the opportunity to perform with the symphony and did so with great skill. All three finalists were from a different country outside of the United States. Thank you to David Armstrong for driving.