The Indian Lake Music Department honored a dozen long-time band members during the end of the year Spring All Bands Concert. Seniors Sarah Wahl and Xavier Coppel received the U.S. Marine Corps Semper Fidelis Award for leadership in music and seniors Jessica Grothaus and Justin Kindle received the John Philip Sousa Award for Instrumental Music. Seniors Dylan Beltz, Blake Burt, Abby Clay, Mikalia Futrell, Keegan Falin, Elijah Knief, Morgan Kessler and April Whitcher were also recognized.
The concert featured performances from the 5th Grade Band, 6th Grade Band, 7/8th Grade Band, the IL Jazz Band and the ILHS Symphonic Band. The finale of the show featured all the bands performing “Hang On Sloopy” together. The 5th and 6th Grade Bands are directed by Morrisa Sweeney. The 7/8th Grade Band, Jazz Band and Symphonic Band are directed by Jason Fauley.
Submitted by the Indian Lake school district.