Two Harbors students participate in honor band
By: From Al Miller, University of Wisconsin-Superior, Lake County News Chronicle
Students from Two Harbors were among the high school musicians taking part in the Tri-State Honor Band Festival Oct. 18 at University of Wisconsin-Superior. Shown here, from left, are guest conductor Noah Taylor, Dennis Pearson, Kiersten Haaversen, Dan O’Neil, Band Director David Haaversen, and UW-Superior Band Director Dr. Pamela Bustos.
More than 170 Honor Band students spent the day working with UW-Superior faculty members and guest musician and composer Noah Taylor. The musicians performed the world premiere of two pieces written by Taylor for the Tri-State Honor Band Festival. The musicians capped the day with a public concert featuring musicians from 32 high schools in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Michigan along with UW-Superior's Symphonic Band.