Photo by Shari Harris
Licking band and choir students participated in the Frisco League 2022 Honor Band and Choir Saturday, Feb. 12, at Iberia. From left, in front: Timothy Norris, percussion; Autumn Grover, soprano; Jennsen Vestal, alto; Gracelyn Wesley, alto; in back: Dominick Donley, bass clarinet; Jedidiah Norris, tenor saxophone; Dawson Havens, percussion; and John Tyree, tenor saxophone, spent the day learning under the tutelage of band director Steve Palen and choir conductor Juliana Beatie. The day culminated in a concert where the band and the choir each performed four pieces for guests. Licking High School’s a capella group, The Cat’s Meow, had traveled to West Plains the preceding day to record their video entry in the International Championship of High School A Cappella.