Eight Highlanders to Perform in CMEA Northern Region Festival

Gunn Musicians Selected to 2024 CMEA Regional Festival

Eight students from the Gunn Music Program have been selected to perform at the Connecticut Music Educators Association (CMEA) Northern Region Music Festival on January 12 and 13, 2024, at New Britain High School. The festival will feature selected students from 48 Connecticut towns, who will perform in the Northern Region Band, Jazz Band, Choral Ensemble, and Orchestral Ensemble. The snow dates for the festival are January 19 and 20, 2024.

A total of 11 Gunn Music students traveled to Avon High School on November 11, 2023, to audition for the Northern Region Festival. Those who were selected are now qualified to audition for the CMEA All-State Music Festival. Auditions will be held February 3, 2024, at North Haven High School. The All-State Music Festival will take place April 4-6, 2024, at the Hartford Convention Center. Congratulations and best of luck to all of our Gunn musicians!

Above, left to right: Siena Castonguay '27, Juliet Denman '24, Stella Zhu '25, Anya Zigmont '26, Daisy Moriarty '25, Taylor Sall '25, Aryel Sealey '25, and Colin Hall '24 will represent The Frederick Gunn School at the CMEA Northern Region Festival in January 2024.

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