Swanson Music Department
parents and students! Those of you who are not new to Swanson already know the
school year offers many exciting and enjoyable Music Department activities and
opportunities. For new Swanson families, there is a wealth of information to
share, and you are in for a treat. Swanson band, orchestra, and vocal music
students continue to amaze us with their level of musicianship.
Summer Message - Tentative Band Dates for 2016-17
Swanson’s Spring Concerts
Fantastic Performances at the June 3rd and 10th Spring Band & Orchestra Concerts
Spring Band, Orchestra & Chorus Trips
Great performances by all of the students!
The results are: Orchestra -1st place superior rating - best overall orchestra,
Parade band - 1st place - superior rating, Jazz band - 2nd place - superior
rating , Wind Ensemble - 4th place - excellent rating , Symphonic band - 2nd
place - good rating.
you to the parents that chaperoned & special thanks to Hanna Eun who organized
this fantastic trip!
to the Swanson Chorus who won 4 awards at Hershey Park: Superior rating/First
Place, Choral grand champion (highest overall score), Spirit Award (given to 1
school-band/orchestra/choral) and Best Solo Vocalist (Rylei Porter).
the Swanson Chorus Performance.
Swanson Band and Orchestra Email Lists - Join by sending an email to the following
addresses from the email account where you want to receive messages (no subject or
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how to make it better by sending an email to the Music Department website
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