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Ironwood music programs head to state competition


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IRONWOOD - The Ironwood Area Schools are preparing for their spring music season, with band and choir performances lined up through the rest of the school year.

With the spring band and choir concerts rapidly approaching, band director Kirk McBrayer and choral director Darin Schmidt were shared what the students are working on for the future.


The Ironwood band had quite a lot of participation for the solo and ensemble competition, according to McBrayer. This year, the school participated in 13 events.

Three are going to state - a senior trumpeter, a...