Congratulations to sophomore oboist Geoffrey Madge for being named to the PMEA All-State Orchestra first chair. The All-State Orchestra concert will be held April 18-21 in Lancaster, PA and conducted by Raphael Jimenez of Oberlin College and Conservatory.
Geoffrey earned his spot in though his performance and audition at the PMEA Western Region Orchestra in Sharon, PA, on March 22-24, 2018 under conductor Dr. Rebecca MacLeod of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Geoffrey is an active performer with the Chartiers Valley HS Orchestra and Band as well as with the Pittsburgh Symphony Youth Orchestra.
Western Region Orchestra consists of students from Districts 1-6, from north in Erie, to south in Green County to as far east as Bellefonte, PA.