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Senior Vocalists Selected for Dorian Music Festival

Senior Vocalists Selected for Dorian Music Festival

Grace Hanson and Bailey Ayres participated in the prestigious Dorian Music Festival.

January 15, 2020 — Mound Westonka High School seniors Bailey Ayres and Grace Hanson were invited to take part in this year’s prestigious Dorian Vocal Festival, hosted by Luther College in Decorah, Iowa, Jan. 12-13.

Over 1,100 singers from approximately 230 schools in in the Upper Midwest are chosen for the prestigious honor choir. Outstanding junior and senior vocalists are nominated by their high school directors.

The Festival Choir spent two days rehearsing together at Luther College, culminating in the Grand Concert on Monday evening, which featured the Festival Choir, five high school soloists and a performance by the Luther College Nordic Choir.

The Dorian Vocal Festival, now in its 70th year, is by far the largest of its kind anywhere in the country.