(Chelsea Update would like to thank Lisa Stebelton for the information in this story.)
The Chelsea High School Music Department took the Worldstrides Heritage Music Festival by storm last week in Philadelphia. They returned with these prestigious awards:
Maestro Awards for Individual Achievement:
- Josh Tucker
- Kennedy Aldrich
- Joel Myers
- James Biller
CHS Symphonic Band, Gold Award, Outstanding Band Award, Adjudicator’s Award for score of 92 or higher, and an Invitation to National Festival.
Percussion Ensemble, Gold Award, Adjudicator’s Award for a score of 92 or better.
Symphony Orchestra, Silver award
House Orchestra, Gold Award, Adjudicator’s Award for a score of 92 or higher, and Outstanding Orchestra Award
Tour Choir, Gold Award, 1st in Division, and an invitation to National Choral Festival at Carnegie Hall
Men’s Vocal Ensemble, Gold Award, 1st in Division, and an invitation to National Choral Festival at Carnegie Hall
Festival Sweepstakes for Outstanding Instrumental Music Performance
Festival Sweepstakes Awarded to the entire Music Department for Outstanding Performance in all areas of music