Sophomore Selected to Play in PMEA District 1 Honors String Orchestra Festival

PMEA logoShady Side Academy sophomore Danny Lee is among 18 cellists that were selected to play in the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) District 1 Honors String Orchestra Festival. Lee was selected as the first chair player. The festival will be held at Fox Chapel Area High School on Nov. 16-17 and auditions were held on Monday, Sept. 23.

PMEA is a statewide nonprofit organization of more than 5,000 members, dedicated to promoting the musical development of all Pennsylvanians. The organization promotes and supports quality music education, learning and performance as well as promoting and supporting music education in schools and communities. PMEA is affiliated with The National Association for Music Education, NAfME. Learn more at

Congratulations, Danny!

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