Region V Band Festival - Information

Post date: Feb 22, 2010 3:56:28 PM

The Pennsylvania Music Educators Association Region V Band Festival will be held at Gettysburg HS from March 25-27, 2010. Three students from Hempfield (Bryce, Miriam, and Casey) will participate in Region Band with hopes of being selected to participate in PMEA All-State Band, the highest honor a high school band student can receive in Pennsylvania.


Friday, March 26, 2010 at 7:30 PM

Saturday, March 27, 2010 at 2:00 PM


All tickets are $6. Children under 6 are free. All seats are general admission


A CD recording of the festival will be made by Triforce Pro Audio Solutions. An order form will be available at both concerts in the lobby. The cost including shipping is $18.

Inclement Weather:

If poor weather conditions exist during the festival week, changes will be placed on the home page of the Gettysburg Area School District at:


Overture to Candide - Bernstein/Grundman

Heroes, Lost and Fallen - David Gillingham

English Dances - Malcolm Arnold

American Civil War Fantasy - Bilik

Rolling Thunder - Fillmore

Star Spangled Banner - Sousa

Salute to PMEA - Davenport