16 FDSH students to play Saturday

Sixteen Fort Dodge Senior High band students were selected for the North Central Iowa Bandmasters Association Honor Band. The NCIBA Honor Band consists of 200 students: 100 freshmen and sophomores, and 100 juniors and seniors from the area.

Students representing FDSH in January are: Ayenna Cagaanan, clarinet; Alex Graham, trumpet; Ali Paulson, oboe; Annie Laird, flute; Brittany Eger, alto sax; Nick Swanson, trumpet; Aric Lehrkamp, trombone; Jakob Essing, tuba; Brock Weber, trombone; Allison Birnbaum, bass clarinet; Noelle Barber, clarinet; Ashley Graham, clarinet; Jeremy Knudson, trombone; and Joey Sande, tuba.

“The students selected to represent Fort Dodge Senior High are all very talented musicians and each is worthy of this honor,” said Al Paulson, FDSH band director. “It’s a great feeling to have so many students chosen to participate.”

The Honor Band will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday at the North Iowa Area Community College in Mason City. Admission is $3 for adults and $2 for students.