Thursday January 31, 2013

BELLOWS FALLS -- The Connecticut Valley Music Festival Association, District VI Winter Music Festival will be held at Bellows Falls Union High school on Friday and Saturday.

The concert features student musicians from Bellows Falls, Brattleboro, Black River, Dummerston, Green Mountain, Guilford, Halifax, Hartford, Hartland, Kurn Hattin, Leland & Gray, Marlboro, Mid Vermont Christian Academy, Putney, Springfield, Twin Valley, Vermont Academy, Weathersfield, Windsor and Woodstock and will be held on Saturday at 4 p.m., in the BFUHS Auditorium.

Guest conductors include: High School Jazz Ensemble (19 students) -- Michael Zsoldos; High School Concert Choir (58) -- David Belles; The Middle School Concert Band (59 students) -- Dan Albert.

Students were given their district music to rehearse on their own, and will come togther for two days with the other musicians and vocalists around the district to rehearse and perform. The concert is open to the public. Admission is $6 for adults, $4 for students/seniors.