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Perry’s best: concert bands

Sarah Cheang, Staff Reporter

May 23, 2017


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Brandon Hermreck Eleven years ago, a young Brandon Hermreck began his musical career after getting his hands on his father’s guitar. He was the first of his family to take interest in the field, so much so that he picked up the alto saxophone in fifth grade, then bass guitar, followed by tenor saxo...

Band begins recruitment for upcoming season

Sarah Cheang, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

The Perry High School band program awaits new students every year to aid in developing the music scene. To move this process along and guarantee enrollment, band director Brandon Kiesgen visits junior high schools during registration season to recruit future members. Kiesgen and current Perry band ...

Freshman Van Dusen surpasses peers in clarinet auditions

Freshman Van Dusen surpasses peers in clarinet auditions

Sarah Cheang, Staff Reporter

August 30, 2016


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Freshman clarinet player Jenny Van Dusen has surpassed older peers in placement for her section in the symphonic band. Symphonic band - the highest of all concert bands - requires student auditions. In the audition, they will be assessed on their musical abilities including note range, intonation...

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