This month’s selections for artists of the month are seniors Zavien Allen and freshman Carly Lundy. They were selected by band director Mr. Chris Morgan.
Q: Why did you choose band?
A: My older sister did jazz band when she was in high school. At first, I didn’t like band and didn’t like going to concerts. At one of her performances, they played “Louie Louie” for jazz band and it made me want to do band.
Q: What is your favorite part about band?
A: Interacting with everyone and being a part of one big group and being able to see smiles on everyone’s faces
Q: Who inspired you to join band?
A: My older sister
Q: What do you plan on doing after high school?
A: I plan on going to IUP or Lock Haven for Environmental Science and joining their marching band.
Q: Why did you choose percussion?
A: A drummer let me hit the drum during a Mummers’ Parade. It was the Williamsport band and it made me fall in love with the drums.
Q: Are you planning on playing after high school? If so, why?
A: I love playing as a hobby and it can really destress. I can make a living off of it and be in a band and make new friends.
Q: Why are you in band?
A: Just the feeling of everyone supporting you and you get to know a lot of people and you can go to them if you need something and they will support you.
Q: What is your favorite part of band?
A: Getting to know everyone and having upperclassmen support.
Q: What inspired you to join band?
A: Dance and the musicality clicked when I started
Q: What instruments do you play?
A: Flute and the piccolo
Q: Why do you play these instruments?
A: They are pretty instruments and sound nice