MDI at Jazz All State fest

SOUTH PORTLAND — Mount Desert Island High School had 10 student musicians selected to participate in the Maine Music Educators Association Jazz All State Festival last week, the most of any high school in the state.

Matt Cox, Adam Christianson and Alec Fisichella were selected for Honors Band; Dani LeDuc and Irene Choi were in for Jazz Band. In choir events, Carolyn Graber, Desmond Reifsnyder were selected for SATB Choir, and Bonnie Snyder, Emily Homer and Ivy Sanborn were part of the SSAA Choir events.

The festival was held at South Portland High School Jan. 11-13.

“Seven of them were also featured as soloists within their ensembles,” music teacher Michael Remy said.

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