Silver Medalists: Hoover HS Concert Percussion Ensemble

HHS Concert Percussion Ensemble


(HHS) - The Hoover High School Concert Percussion Ensemble earned Silver Medal at the 2019 Southeastern Color Guard and Percussion Circuit Championships at Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green Kentucky on Sunday, March 31, 2019. The program featured musical selections from Gustav Holst's Planets featuring Mercury and Jupiter. The students were also awarded State of Alabama Champions for finishing the highest out of the Alabama Concert Percussion Ensembles.

This is the sixth year that the percussion ensemble has earned a medal at circuit championships. The directors of the percussion ensemble are Jeff Fondren and Ryan Fitchpatrick. The arrangers of music are Jeff Fondren and Dr. Jason Inhat (Professor of Music Western Michigan University).