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Glenbard East band selected to participate in statewide festival

Published: Monday, April 29, 2013 10:13 a.m. CST

LOMBARD – The symphonic band at Glenbard East High School has been selected to participate in the University of Illinois Superstate Concert Band Festival, which will be held May 4 at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign campus.

This event is a one of the highest recognitions for Illinois high school bands.

The students will perform "Fanfare for a Golden Sky" by Scott Boerma, "Molly on the Shore" by Percy Grainger and "With Heart and Voice" by David Gillingham. They will perform at the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts.

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