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GM student advances to finals again with rock band in competition at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

GM student advances to finals again with rock band in competition at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

L-R Mathew Yost, Bailey Rieper, and General McLane senior Abby Wright represented the group Jack’s Mom at the 20th annual 2016 Tri-C High School Rock-Off at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Museum on Jan. 23, 2016, Cleveland, Ohio. (Chuck Crow/The Plain Dealer) —————————————————— General McLane senior Abby Wright […]

 
GMHS students place in District Choir Competition

GMHS students place in District Choir Competition

L-R: Issac Petkac(11th), Phoebe Smith (12th), Mike Hess (12th), Melina Walter (1oth) & Emily Tworek (12th) Not pictured — Cody Gould (12th) ———————————– The following students participated in Sr. High District choir this past weekend at Corry High School and made General McLane very proud with their accomplishments. Emily Tworek […]

 
Q&A with Max Nudi

Q&A with Max Nudi

General McLane High School student Max Nudi will be attending Berklee College of Music in the fall as a performance major. He currently has music endorsement deals with Future Sonics, Soultone Cymbals and Drumtacs. When did you first learn percussion? I learned percussion in sixth grade and started playing drums […]

 
GMHS Band visits elementary schools

GMHS Band visits elementary schools

The General McLane High School Symphonic Wind Ensemble and Color guard performed a concert at Edinboro and McKean Elementary Schools today. The performance was directed by high school music teacher and band director Jacob Malec. The students played a variety of songs for the elementary students, including a holiday mix […]

 
Gould performs on Grand Ole Opry Stage

Gould performs on Grand Ole Opry Stage

General McLane senior Cody Gould was selected for the 2015 All-National Honor Ensemble Choir, a prestigious honor ensemble and program of the National Association for Music Education (NAFME). As a result, Gould performed in a gala concert during the 2015 NAfME National In-Service Conference on October 28, 2015 in Nashville, […]

 
Gould Qualifies for Prestigious Showcase

Gould Qualifies for Prestigious Showcase

General McLane senior Cody Gould was selected for the 2015 All-National Honor Ensembles, a prestigious honor ensemble and program of the National Association for Music Education (NAFME). Gould is the only choir student in the Northwest PA to qualify and one of three Bass 1’s in Pennsylvania to qualify. He […]

 
McKean Fourth Graders Perform Concert

McKean Fourth Graders Perform Concert

  McKean Elementary’s fourth graders performed a Spring Concert today that included music from the past. Led by Mrs. Smith, the students sang songs that included: “I’m a Believer” “Yellow Submarine” “Yakety Yak” and “Twist and Shout”. They also sang “Nifty Fifty States”, “Star Spangled Banner” and “Happy Birthday” to […]

 

Two GM Students Earn Regional Band Recognition

Two General McLane students have advanced to the Regional Level for Concert Band.  Junior Caleb Will and senior David Taylor have been selected to perform in this year’s Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) Region II Concert Band Festival. This year’s festival is hosted by Keith Gilson at Fort LeBoeuf High School and […]

 
GM’s Abby Wright Advances in Rock Band Competition

GM’s Abby Wright Advances in Rock Band Competition

Performing, recording, and competing — General McLane junior Abby Wright is quickly learning the ropes of the music industry. A member of Jack’s Mom, a band from the Rock School at World of Music in Erie, Wright competed in the Tri-C High School Rock Off at Cleveland’s Rock and Roll […]

 

GM Hires New Music Teacher

 The General McLane School District Board of Education approved and hired Jacob Malec Wednesday night for the Open Music position at the General McLane High School for the 2014-2015 School Year. “I am looking forward to watching Jake interact with our students and staff,” said GMHS Principal Daniel Mennow. “I can’t […]