Each year the Foundation for Music Education recognizes excellence in music education through the Citation of Excellence awards: for “Non-Varsity” high school and middle school bands and the Mark of Excellence awards: for “Varsity” bands at the high school and middle school levels.
The RRISD Fine Arts Department is excited to share that several of our RRISD bands programs that have been recognized for outstanding achievement through the Citation of Excellence award. Awardees include:
Round Rock HS Wind Symphony –
John Peterson, conductor with assistance from David Mobley, Britanny Graham and Steve Roeder
Cedar Valley MS Symphonic Band,
Pete Alvarado, conductor with assistance from Jane Botkin and Logan Bonathan
Walsh MS Symphonic Band,
Travis Barney, conductor with assistance from Jennifer Bergeron and Chris Fauries
The awards for the Mark of Excellence will be announced soon.
Needless to say, the RRISD Fine Arts Department, faculty and community are very proud of these fantastic educators and their student performers. BRAVO!!