ROXBURY, NJ – Members of Roxbury High School’s choirs had a great trip to Virginia last weekend, scoring big in a prestigious competition, said choir director Loraine Lynch.
She said the choirs took awards in a number of categories at the Williamsburg Music Festivals, earning the following awards:
- Roxbury Men’s Choir, 1st Place Men’s Choir with a Superior Rating
- Roxbury Melodies, 1st Place Women’s Choir with a Superior Rating
- Roxbury Chorale, 1st Place Mixed Choir AA with a Superior Rating
- Roxbury Classic Sounds Honors, 1st Place Mixed Choir AAA with a Superior Rating
- Roxbury Vocal Jazz, 1st Place Jazz Choir Open Division with a Superior Rating
- Roxbury Revelation, 1st Place Jazz Choir with a Superior Rating
- Roxbury Classic Sounds Best Overall Choir of the Festival
- Section Awards were awarded to the Tenor Section of Roxbury Chorale, the Alto II Section of Roxbury Melodies, the Bass II Section of Roxbury Men’s Choir and the Bass Section of Roxbury Classic Sounds Honors
- Outstanding Soloist awards were awarded to Robert Fazzini, Emily Fallivene, Brandon Yaw, and Brendan Williams.
“The students represented the school and their community in a positive manner in both their performances and great behavior throughout the trip,” said Lynch. “Congratulations to all!”