23 Students KHS Band Students performed in the Northeast Missouri District Band

Saturday, January 11, students from the Kirksville High School Band traveled to Moberly, MO with the honor of performing under renowned conductors John Bell and Jeffrey Hinton. Bell, the Director of Bands at Northwest Missouri State, conducted the Honorable Mention band, while Hinton, Director of Bands at Missouri Western University, led the All-District Band.

The students rehearsed all day with the conductors and concluded the evening with a concert fea-turing numerous challenging and standard works from Symphonic Band literature.

Pictured, L-R, Row 1: Kristen Pagliai, Naseem Hamidi, Shannon Shaffer, Emma Hammond, Emily Weichelt, Molly Vittengl, Violet Odzinski. Row 2: Matt Nothdurft, Jon Self, Faith Howard, Makayla Muffley, Matt Sullivan, Katy Clement. Row 3: Ethan Murphy, Reza Hamidi, Rachel Jones, Gloria Mitchell, Whitney Trent, Geordan Beck, Brianna Broach. Row 4: Matthew Jackson, Noah Krueger, Jared Clay.