Aaron Harman participates in PMEA District 9 Jazz Festival
(Freeland, PA – May 5, 2015) – MMI Preparatory School freshman trombone player Aaron Harman recently participated in the Pennsylvania Music Education Association’s (PMEA) District 9 Jazz Festival.
Students in grades 9-12 spent the first day of the two-day event in rehearsal at Forest City High School and performed the following evening at The Scranton Cultural Center. The PMEA’s District 9 is comprised of schools in Wayne, Susquehanna, Wyoming, Lackawanna, and Luzerne counties.
Harman, the son of Ronald and Yvonne Harman of Drums, took part in the inaugural PMEA District 9 Ninth Grade Honors Band at Marywood University last December.
PMEA promotes and supports quality music education, learning and performance in schools and communities. Its mission is to advance comprehensive and innovative music education for all teachers and students through quality teaching, rigorous learning, and meaningful music engagement.
About MMI Preparatory School
For over 130 years, MMI Preparatory School has been providing dedicated area students with a comprehensive and inspiring 6th through 12th grade college preparatory program that maximizes each individual’s academic, social and character potential in preparation for success in college and beyond. The school is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools (MSA-CESS). MMI is a school where every student can reach their full potential: academically, ethically and socially. For more information about MMI Preparatory School, visit www.mmiprep.org or call 570-636-1108.
CAPTION: MMI Preparatory School freshman Aaron Harman recently participated in the Pennsylvania Music Education Association’s (PMEA) District 9 Jazz Festival.