West Scranton Students Attend District Band Festival

Two West Scranton High School students were selected to attend the 2013-2014 PMEA District 9 Band Festival.  The event, sponsored by the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association, features the top student musicians from Lackawanna, Luzerne, Susquehanna, Wayne, and Wyoming Counties.

This year’s PMEA District Band Festival will be held at Montrose High School from February 5-7.  The students who qualified from West Scranton perform under the direction of Mr. Thomas Frew. They are junior Miguel Mateo, who will be performing on trombone, and sophomore Albert Gonzalez, who will be performing on the flute.


Photo:  West Scranton students Albert Gonzalez and Miguel Mateo prepare for the 2014 PMEA District Band Festival.