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Rising Stars and College Music Awards

This spring, two Downers North High School juniors (shown in photos from left to right), Miles Teague (French horn) and Emilija Irvin (bassoon), were awarded $400 Rising Star Awards; the $1,000 College Music Awards were awarded to Downers North High School seniors Lucie Boyd (viola) and Ameila Korbitz (violin); and Downers South seniors Carson Aldrich (trombone) and Kelly Jankowski (trumpet) were presented $500 Honorable Mention awards. Congratulations to all our award recipients …

Private Lesson Awards

Downers Grove Music Club presented six Private Lesson Awards to students enrolled in District 58 elementary and middle schools in the Orchestra program. The awards are made to highly motivated students to expand their school string instruction with private lessons. The award recipients for the 2018-2019 season were …