• Seven band students headed to regional competition


    Bellefonte Area High School was represented well at this year’s Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 4 Honors Band Festival held at Juniata High School. Seven students qualified for Regional Band, which will be held March 6 to 8 at Altoona Area High School.

    “The students represented Bellefonte well and I’m so incredibly proud of them,” high school Band Director Caleb Rebarchak said.

  • Students who qualified for regional band are:

    • Zoey Cole, flute
    • Mykayla Cole, horn
    • Linzy Fetterolf, oboe
    • Meredith Frey, bass clarinet
    • Abby Harper, trumpet
    • Caroline Helms, trombone
    • Stephanie Liliedahl, horn

    Other student participants were:

    • Elizabeth Giacobe, clarinet
    • Keeli Pighetti, clarinet
    • Johnny Purnell, euphonium

    Last year’s Region 3 Band Festival was held at Bellefonte Area High School, and more information about the event can be found, here: More information

    *By Brit Milazzo, public relations director, BASD