Armstrong County Junior High Bands Make Music Together

The Armstrong County Junior High Band played a concert on Tuesday night, concluding their festival.





West Shamokin

The hills were alive with the sound of junior high students coming together for the Armstrong County Junior Band Festival.

Each year, it is hosted by a different school. This year, it was held at Armstrong High School on Tuesday, January 30th.

Ms. Denise Gamble, Junior High Band Director at Armstrong High School, was the host.

A total of 90 students from the following schools rehearsed through the day and put on a concert in the evening: Armstrong (Denise Gamble & Jason Venesky, Directors); Apollo Ridge (Gavin Virag, Director); Freeport (Chaz Shipman, Director); Leechburg (Robert Reams, Director); West Shamokin (Lora Strayer, Director)

(Photos submitted by Jason Venesky)