BCSD Celebrates 60th Annual Honor Concert

May 23, 2016 – The Bakersfield City School District (BCSD) celebrated the 60th Annual Junior High/Middle School Honor Concert on May 16th at the Rabobank Convention Center. Hundreds of families and community members attended the performance. The event featured the best young musicians in BCSD’s Junior High/Middle Schools. Performances included the Honor Band, Honor Choir, Honor Orchestra, and Middle School Festival Orchestra.

The District’s music program recently received national recognition as one of the 2016 Best Communities for Music Education by the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM), the fourth year in a row to earn this distinction. The music faculty truly believes in the positive impact that music education can have upon children.

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Honor Choir Performance – Jenepher Lapp, Conductor.

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Festival Orchestra Performance – Adelle Glass, Conductor.

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Honor Orchestra Performance – Angela Woo, Conductor.

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Honor Band Performance – Jeri Webb, Conductor.

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