Created on Monday, 11 March 2013 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Musical groups from two local schools earned top ratings Friday and Saturday during a band and choir contest at Bellefontaine High School and qualified for state competition.
Benjamin Logan Chorale, under the direction of Christy Fout, and the Bellefontaine symphonic and concert bands, directed by Joe Antram, earned superior ratings and qualified for state competition.
Benjamin Logan concert band; Indian Lake chorale and symphonic band; and Bellefontaine symphonic choir each earned excellent ratings.
Bellefontaine women’s choir and Riverside band earned good ratings. Riverside choir also participated and earned a fair rating.
A combined 60 bands and choirs from all over west central Ohio participated in the Ohio Music Education association District 11 event.
State performances are Saturday, April 27, at a location to be determined.