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District Musicians Earn National, State Recognition

​​​​​​Jacob Hinton, who is going into his senior year at Lafayette High, was recently selected to play cello with ​the All-National Orchestra, a group that includes some of the top high school musicians in the United States.

Hinton, a student of Lafayette director of orchestras Joe Gutkowski, and the orchestra will ​perform at the National Association for Music Education's conference in Orlando, Fla., ​Nov. 7-10.

The Rockwood South Middle eighth-grade band has also been selected to perform at this year's Missouri Music Educators Association conference​. The band, under the direction of Angela Albrecht and Jared Brockmeyer, ​is one of 10 bands from around the state that will perform at the conference, which runs from Jan. 23-26, 2020, in Osage Beach.​

Keep making beautiful music, Rockwood students!