Indian Hill Middle School students Jane Holbrook and Mina Hagopian perform at U.C. College Conservatory of Music

NEWS RELEASE: Heather Higdon, Director of Communications

INDIAN HILL, OH (December 16, 2021) –Indian Hill Middle School students Jane Holbrook and Mina Hagopian auditioned for and were accepted to participate this fall in the Cincinnati Junior Youth Wind Ensemble at the University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music (CCM).

Indian Hill Middle School students Jane Holbrook and Mina Hagopian performed at the College Conservatory of Music December 7, 2021 as part of the Cincinnati Junior Youth Wind Ensemble. (Provided)

“We are incredibly proud of these outstanding student-musicians and congratulate them on their selection to be a part of this exclusive event.” – Indian Hill Middle School Principal Jennifer Ulland.

In partnership with CCM’s Collegiate Wind Studies program and the Music Education division, CCM Preparatory presents the premier wind ensemble for middle school students in the greater Cincinnati area. The CCM Youth Wind Ensemble (CYWE) is for musicians who play flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, saxophone, horn, trumpet, trombone, euphonium, tuba, string bass, and percussion. The ensemble brings together students from diverse musical backgrounds to perform quality wind ensemble literature.

Holbrook and Hagopian will also be participating in the spring 2022 performance. Holbrook has been accepted to the OMEA District 14 Honors Band, which will perform in January.

Cincinnati Junior Youth Wind Ensemble perform at U.C. College Conservatory of Music (Provided)

About Indian Hill Schools

Ranked consistently as one of the top-performing schools in Ohio and nationally – the vision of the Indian Hill Exempted Village School District (IHEVSD) is Enduring Excellence in Learning, Leadership, Innovation, and Service. More than 2,100 young scholars enjoy the exceptional educational services IHEVSD offers ensuring each student’s intellectual development, personal growth, and social responsibility. IHEVSD serves students in the Village of Indian Hill; Kenwood; parts of Symmes Township; Camp Dennison; and a few houses in Loveland. For more information, please visit www.indianhillschools.org