Sadie Ritter Selected for UNK Honor Band

Each year, the University of Nebraska at Kearney hosts an Honor Band and Choral Clinic in which over 2000 students audition to perform with one of the four vocal and instrumental ensembles.  This year, Sadie Ritter, a sophomore Euphonium player with the Alma High School Band, auditioned and was accepted for the UNK Honor band.  […]

Band Marches in Harvest of Harmony

The Alma Marching Band went to Grand Island for Harvest of Harmony last Saturday. They had to be at the school at 7 o’clock. They loaded up and went to Grand Island at 7:30. The band played at 11:30 but they had to wait a while to play when they got there. The band ended […]

Band Has a Great Start to Their Marching Season at State Fair

On Wednesday, August 31,  the Alma High School (8-12) band traveled to the State Fair in Grand Island, Nebraska. While there, the band marched through the park and performed twice. They played the song “Shout It Out” from the movie “Drumline.” The band did a great job at the fair and had a great start […]

Alma Musicians Receive 17 Superiors, 1 Excellent Rating at District Music Contest

The Alma Music Department competed with twelve other schools in the District V Music Contest at Southern Valley for the large ensembles, and in Wilcox for the solos and small groups.  Alma took four  large ensembles, and 13 small ensembles and solos to the contest.   In total over the two-day event, seventeen of the […]