Agenda Item
Meeting Date:
9/28/2017 - 6:30 PM  
Category:
Report Item / Presentation  
Type:
Info  
Subject:
Percussive Arts Society International Drum Set Competition Winner: Brett Buxton, CHS  
District Goals:
Goal 1
Student Achievement for All
 
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Summary:
Brett Buxton, a junior at Crowley High School, has won the junior division of the Percussive Arts Society's (PAS) International Drum Set Competition. Brett will receive free tuition and travel expenses to the prestigious Berklee College of Music's Percussion Weekend in June 2018 where he will be taught by some of the best percussionists in the world. He will also be featured in the upcoming issue of Rhythm! Scene published by the Percussive Arts Society.

Brett auditioned for the TMEA Region 30 Jazz Band on September 16 and received first place for the second year in a row. He will be submitting a recording for consideration to earn a spot in the TMEA All State Jazz Band. He will also perform with the Region Jazz Band on November 14th at Aledo High School.
 
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Recommendation
 
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Anthony Kirchner - Executive Director of Communications and Marketing
Signed By:  
Patricia Linares - Interim Superintendent