MGJHRegHonorBandSix Maple Grove Junior High students were named to the 2014-15 Minnesota Band Director’s Association Regional Band. Participants are selected from the northwest suburbs to perform in a concert at Elk River High School on Jan. 17.

Janelle Hyde, Nathan Laselle, and Stacia Zahn will participate in the 6-8 grade regional honor band under the direction of John Lace, retired band director from Anoka High School. Lucas Jackson, Ashley Song, and Taylor Tufano will participate in the 9-10 regional honor band under the direction of John Stewart, director of bands at University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire.

 

TOP PHOTO, LEFT TO RIGHT: Ashley Song, Taylor Tufano and Lucas Jackson.

 

BOTTOM PHOTO, LEFT TO RIGHT: Stacia Zahn, Janelle Hyde and Nathan Laselle.

 

-Published Jan. 8, 2015