Ludington bands receive top ratings at festival

March 10, 2024

Ludington bands receive top ratings at festival

LUDINGTON – The Ludington High School Wind Symphony and the O.J. DeJonge Middle School Seventh/Eighth Grades Concert Band recently both earned straight division one ratings during the District 1 Michigan School Band and Orchestra Association Band and Orchestra Festival. Both bands are under the direction of Keith Kuczynski.

District 1 festival was held at Manistee High School on Thursday, March 7. The bands received division 1 ratings from all judges and were rated on tone, intonation, rhythm, technique, interpretation and sight reading.

The rating qualifies both bands to participate in state festivals.

– This article was submitted to MCP.

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