Mars students perform in music festivals in Pittsburgh

April 10, 2019 Cranberry Local News

Mars High School students Jacob Smith, Jenna Halenda, Sarah Grimm and Zachary Ottenweller were selected to perform at the PMEA All-State/NAfME Eastern Division Conference.

ADAMS TWP — Four Mars High School students were selected by solo audition for the 2019 Pennsylvania Music Educators Association All-State Festival, held recently in conjunction with the National Association for Music Education Eastern Division Conference in Pittsburgh.

Seniors Jenna Halenda (flute) and Jacob Smith (trombone); and junior Zachary Ottenweller (bass) performed with the PMEA All-State Orchestra. Senior Sarah Grimm (Bb clarinet) performed with the NAfME All-Eastern Concert Band.