By: Michaela Brennan/Sophomore Writer
BR band director Vincent LoRusso and the BR band were recently awarded the Citation of Excellence from the National Band association.
“Since my arrival at Blue Ridge, the students of our program have been focused on learning and performing with a high level of expectation. After several years, their hard work has produced quality results that are being recognized regionally. I couldn’t be more proud of them – and excited to see what the future brings,” said LoRusso.
According to LoRusso, as part of the award, the band will perform an ensemble at Marywood University on Saturday, December 6th at 1 p.m.
The following BR students were chosen to perform:
Other area bands scheduled to play at the event are the Pocono Mountain East and Wyoming area High School Bands.