Guest conductor Dr. William Clark (standing center), professor of music at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, warms up a band comprised of 99 high school students from 27 different high schools.
The Delta State Department of Music hosted the three day band clinic for the high school students. Besides rehearsing and meeting with the Delta State instrumental faculty, the students had a chance to swim in the Delta State Aquatics Center, enjoy Wyatt Gym and see a movie.
The Honor Band held a performance in the Bologna Performing Arts Center at 2 p.m., on Saturday, Jan. 31. Prior to coming to New Mexico State University, Dr. Clark served as director of bands at Delta State University. For more information about the Delta State Department of Music, call 662-846-4615 or visit the website at http://music.deltastate.edu.