The festivals for PMEA Honors Band and Honors String Orchestra took place this past weekend. BHS senior Jacob Lombardi and junior DJ Pickell both played in the trombone section of Honors Band at North Hills MS and BHS seniors Sarah Pavlick (viola) and Max Burrell (cello) participated in Honors String Orchestra at Bethel Park HS. Congratulations to all!
Join the Baldwin-Whitehall Music Department as we celebrate the season!
On Friday, November 10th, at Harrison Middle School, members of the 7th Grade Band and Chorus helped honor local veterans at HMS's first annual Veteran's Day Ceremony. Select members of the 7th Grade Band performed the Star Spangled Banner and the 7th Grade Chorus sang songs representing each branch of the military. Thank you to all the students in helping make the ceremony a success and a special thank you to our veterans.
Congratulations to the Baldwin Highlander Marching Band on the recent completion of their 2017 season! The band finished with a score of 83.95 in their first full season of PIMBA competition, an improvement of almost 14 points from their first competition of the year. Special thanks to our seniors, student leaders, staff and parent volunteers for the roles they played in the band's success. This is truly the start of something great!
Photos courtesy of Mrs. Verno (Twitter: @MrsVernoMusic)
BWSD vocalists in Grades 5-12 joined together to sing the National Anthem yesterday at PNC Park. Well done!
Congratulations to the Harrison Middle School 8th Grade Ensembles on their performance at adjudication last week at Carnegie Mellon University. The Band and Orchestra achieved a rating of Excellent, with scores of 87 and 88, respectively. The Choir received a rating of Superior, with a score of 94. Congratulations to all!
The Baldwin High School Choir will hold their annual spring concert this evening in the BHS Auditorium. The concert begins at 7:00. In lieu of an admission fee, donations will be accepted.
Best of luck to the Harrison Middle School Band, Choir and Orchestra as they embark on their annual spring adjudication at Carnegie Mellon University. Each group will perform before a panel of expert judges before enjoying the rest of their day at Kennywood Park. Best wishes for great performances and dry weather, HMS...break a leg!