By Alex Langely
Thursday night was the Pride of Durant’s annual Christmas concert. This concert featured the sixth grade band, the seventh grade band, the eighth grade band, the mid high band, the varsity band, the dance team, and the Pride of Durant Marching Band.
Opening with the sixth grade band, they played a bunch of songs from there beginner’s book, under the direction of Mr. Weaver.
Then the seventh grade band, played two pieces that evening under the direction of Derek Fleeman.
Afterwards the Eighth grade band, played two pieces under the direction of Mrs. Gregg
Then the Dance team danced to on song on the stage, under dance instructor Misty Forbis.
The very last event is Pride of Durant marching band performing their award winning field show titled “Maya”.
During the entire evening, many talent groups performed that night, under the direction of very talented band directors.
The next concert will be the “Patron’s concert” which will be held on Feb. 16, 2017.