Five Mt. Pleasant students have been selected to the 2014 Southeast Iowa Bandmasters Association (SEIBA) Honor Bands. Their selection was based on auditions held at Fairfield High School January 11.
Callie DePriest, a seventh grade alto saxophone player, was named to the Mortiboy Middle School Honor Band.
High school senior Josh Morey was name as lead trumpet to the Honor Jazz Band. Chosen to the concert Honor Band was Anna Steffensmeier, first chair trombone, Colin Katsion, trombone, and Levi Boston-Kemple, trumpet.
DePriest’s middle school band instructor is Adam Creager. The high school students are under the direction of Jim DePriest.
These selected students will join others in a concert at Iowa City West High School on January 25.