Northwestern Oklahoma State University
students Amy Mikles and Amanda Metcalf were selected to perform with the
Oklahoma Intercollegiate Honor Band, which rehearsed and performed Jan. 21 and
22 as part of the 2015 Oklahoma Music Educators Conference in Tulsa.
Metcalf, Enid freshman, is a music
education major and plays the clarinet. Mikles, Turpin senior, plays the alto saxophone
and will graduate from the pre-med program in May.
The Intercollegiate Honor Band consisted
of members from 16 college band programs across the state. Members of the band
are selected by director recommendation. This year’s conductor was Eugene
Corporon, Director of Wind Studies and Regents Professor of Music at the
University of North Texas in Denton. Corporon is an internationally renowned
conductor of wind music and has recorded more than 600 works with his
Posted on Thu, January 29, 2015
by Jennifer Pollmiller filed under