CCS chorus and band take top honors at festival


CORNWALL — It wasn’t luck but talent — and practice — that earned the Cornwall Consolidated School Band and Chorus three trophies at the Music in the Parks Competition May 13.

Yes, it was Friday the 13th when the 34 students in grade five through eight traveled to Holyoke, Mass., to compete against middle school and junior high school groups from around the region.

The chorus performed at a Congregational church, and the band performed at Holyoke High School. Then it was off to Six Flags New England for the awards ceremony.

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