The 29th Annual North Area Honor Band presented its finale concert on Saturday, December 7 at the Johnson Fine Arts Center on the campus of Northern State University in Aberdeen. Jerry Letcher of Aberdeen served as the guest conductor. Alaina Rausch of Milbank completed four years as an honor band musician.
MHS students were accompanied to the event by Susan Karels, MHS Band Director, and Deb Rausch, Milbank All State Lesson Instructor. They included:
Front Row: DeAndre French (junior trumpet), Logan Meyer (junior trombone), Isaac Sousa (sophomore trumpet), Noah Mursu (senior alto sax), Isaac Schulte (sophomore trumpet), Jackson McFaden (senior bass clarinet), and Luis Berrones (freshman bass clarinet).
Second Row: Drake Rogers (junior tuba), Merik Junker (freshman percussion), Camryn Phinney (junior clarinet), Hattie Muellenbach (sophomore alto sax), Mr. Jerry Letcher (guest conductor), Savannah Stengel (sophomore clarinet), Alaina Rausch (senior clarinet), Crystal Spiering (senior flute), and William Karels (sophomore tuba).