John Champe High School Wind Ensemble has been invited to perform at the 2017 Music for All National Festival, the nation’s most prestigious festival for school instrumental music ensemble.
The 26th annual festival will take place in Indianapolis, March 9-11.
John Champe High School Wind Ensemble is under the direction of Jonathan Phillip and was selected to perform by a panel of esteemed music educators by recorded audition.
The goal of the John Champe band is to “build community and musicianship,” according to Phillip. The program supports three concert bands, percussion ensemble, winter guard, pep band, jazz band, and the 150-member marching band.