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Sartartia Middle School Honor Orchestra chosen to perform at TMEA 2021 convention (10/14/2020)

TMEA is the nation’s largest music conference

 

FORT BEND ISD (October 14, 2020) – Sartartia Middle School’s Honor Orchestra has been selected as an Invited Orchestra at the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) 2021 Convention. The ensemble is the only FBISD group chosen for the convention, and will record a live performance that will be broadcasted at the virtual convention held in February.

 

The Sartartia orchestra program is one of the top programs in the state and nation, consistently ranking as a finalist in the TMEA State Honor Orchestra for String Orchestra events. The program has also been named a National Winner in the Mark of Excellence National Orchestra Honors on several occasions, a finalist in the first Houston Cup in 2019 and was awarded the American Prize in 2018 and 2019, among other honors.

 

The Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) is dedicated to ensuring excellence in music education for all Texas students. The annual four-day convention is the largest music educator’s convention in the nation, with over 31,000 attendees. Visit tmea.org to learn more.

 

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