Congratulations are deserved to the SAHS Wind Ensemble. The performed for the Central District-West Music Performance Adjudication (MPA) at Asheboro High School on Monday 23, 2015, They were judged by 3 judges who listened to the band's prepared pieces and gave a rating based on the criteria in their scoring rubric. A portion of the MPA performance is a Sight-Reading selection. The director and students are given a piece of music no one has rehearsed before, given 5 minutes to look over the piece without playing, and then perform for a judge. The rating system consists of 5 categories.
The Southern Alamance has received a rating of Superior for the last four years. We are all very proud of them and their accomplishments.
A special thanks to Dr. Adam Kehl (Elon University), Dr. Verena Mosenbichler-Bryant (Duke University),
Mr. Phillip Riggs (NC School of Science and Math), Dave Albert (retired, Leesville Road High School), Phil Homiller (Asheboro High School), Ed Kimbrough (Northern Guilford High School), and Music & Arts for their support preparing the band to be able to perform at the best of their ability. Thank you.
If you are interested in a recording of the performance and the performance at the Pre-MPA concert on March 17, please e-mail Mr. Morgan.