Recent News and Announcements
This year there will be 2 winter concerts. The choirs will perform on the December 10th, and the orchestras and bands on the 11th. After intermission on both nights, selections from Vivaldi's "Gloria" will be performed by a combined group of orchestra, choir and band students. Concert is free for general admission. Reserved seating is available for purchase at www.showtix4u.com
CONGRATULATIONS TO MS. COURTNEY PELAVIN!
Ms Courtney Pelavin is the recipient of the 2014 Washington State ACDA Outstanding Young Choral Director Award!
To qualify for the award, one must meet the following criteria: 10 years or fewer choral directing experience, current ACDA/WA-ACDAmember, maintains high performance and literature standards and attends ACDA/WA-ACDA activities. In her notification e-mail, the ACDA had this to say about Ms. Pelavin: "Your contributions to the art of choral music have been impactful with significant contributions to the choral arena in the greater Seattle area and the state of Washington. We thank you for what you have done and wish to express our appreciation with this award." It appears that others are catching on to the truly outstanding job that Ms.Pelavin does on a daily basis for the students of Ballard High School. Congratulations on the well-deserved honor!