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The Morton West Band Program tradition of excellence continues

Morton West Music Dept The Morton West Band Program tradition of excellence continues

On the morning of Friday, May 3, the Morton West Band Program had two bands under the direction of Dr. Lawrence J. Pearce compete in the “Performing Arts Consultants” National Band Contest in Gurnee, IL.  The Wind Ensemble comprised mostly of seniors and juniors performed “Black Horse Troop” and “Awakening Hills” and was awarded a Superior, Gold Rating Performance.  The Concert Band comprised mostly of sophomores and freshmen performed “Patton” and “Desert Voices” and were also awarded a Superior, Gold Rating Performance.  In addition, the Morton West Band Program under Dr. Pearce’s direction has received Superior/Excellent ratings for the past sixteen consecutive years at contests in New York, Ohio, Missouri, and Illinois.  Trophies will be on display in the Morton West main office until Friday, May 10th.  Congratulations to everyone associated with The Morton West Band Program. GO Mustangs! #MortonPride #OrgulloMorton

 
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