Band Kicks off Holiday Concerts

Caroline Cross

By: Amanda Luper

     On Tuesday December 5, 2016 Ramsey Band had their first concert of the school year. Band Directors Brent Evans and Tammy Sangster conducted the musicians. The program contained performances from the seventh, eighth, and  ninth grade bands. The seventh graders performed Wassail March, Good King Wenceslas, Jingle Bells, and Up On the Housetop. The eighth grade band played melodies like Pachelbel’s Carols and Santa Meets Sousa. Finally the ninth graders grade ended with Swingin’ Jingle, Stille Nacht (Silent Night), We Wish You a Merry Christmas (Percussion Feature), and a medley of songs from Polar Express.  Mr. Evans and Mrs. Sangster also announced the eighth and ninth grade students who made all region Jazz Band and Orchestra.