LHS Concert Choir, Symphonic Band earn high marks at music festival

LACONIA — The Laconia High School Music Department's Concert Choir and Symphonic Band received high marks at the in the NH Music Educators Association Large Group Festival held at Plymouth Regional High School.

The students prepared three pieces of music that were adjudicated by national judges. After they were graded they then entered another level of the competition by sight reading a piece of music they had not prepared.

The Chorus received a rating of excellence with two A’s and two B’s. The Band received a rating of superior with three A’s and one B. Congratulations to both groups. They will be taking these selections to Toronto, Canada in April to participate in the Festivals of Music in Toronto.