All-State Honors in Musical Talent


CONGRATULATIONS to GCHS Band members,

Jacob Cowley, Ian Cowley, and Cameron Stofel for being selected to participate in the Illinois Music Educator’s Association All-State Band Festival. The Illinois Music Educator's Association (IMEA) is an organization established to provide professional growth opportunities for Illinois music teachers and to provide music making opportunities for the most talented music students in the state.,
Outstanding students undergo a rigorous audition procedure based on musical etudes, scales, and sight-reading in order to be selected to participate in the District Festival in November. Students receiving high scores at the IMEA District Festival advanced to perform at the IMEA All-State Festival on January 30, 2016. GCHS Band students advanced to the following ensembles:

Jacob Cowley: Oboe - IMEA All-State Band,
Ian Cowley: Trumpet - IMEA Honors All-State Band,
Cameron Stofel: Trumpet – IMEA Honors All-State Orchestra


Posted Date:2/4/2016