In November 2018, over 300 students from western Kentucky auditioned to participate in the 2nd District Band Directors Association All-District High School Band.
Selected students were instructed by guest conductors and worked on music with band students from western Kentucky.
The All-District High School Band gave a concert on Jan. 12 at the Glema Mahr Center for the Arts in Madisonville.
Daviess County High School
Daviess County Symphonic Band, pictured left to right: Sydney Peckinpaugh, Colleen Turner, Olivia Brown, Katherine Alward, Sally Lott, Isaac Gray, Chandler Patton, McKenzi Clark, Lucas Ruckdeschel and Lauren Tadlock. The symphonic band was under the direction of Dr. Ben Hawkins, director of bands at Transylvania University.
Daviess County Concert Band, pictured left to right: Back row: Jacob Nugent, Ben Robinson, Andy Montgomery. Front row: Emma Smith, Maggie Bacon, Alli Burgan, Maggie Vooris. Not pictured: Brody Lynn. The concert band was under the direction of William Kite, director of bands at Henry Clay High School in Lexington.
Owensboro Catholic High School
Row 1: Jack Calhoun, Brandon Moore, Willow Matthews, Jessenia Garcia. Row 2: Molly Trogden, Audrey Schultz, Carter Osborne. Row 3: Cambron Johnson, Holly Wilkerson, Bryson Brown. Row 4: Kendall Johnson, Sam Hines, Thomas Gonzalez, Jessica Higdon. Row 5: Johnathan Ford, Spencer Osborne, Alexis Gehring, Jake Hines. Row 6: Theresa Lattus, Paul Pfeifer, Cecilia Broxon, Ross Fleming
Apollo High School