James Yakas - October News

FACULTY & STAFF NEWS - Mr. James Yakas

On September 24, Yakas traveled to Arnold, MO, to serve as Percussion Adjudicator at “Music on the Meremec” a Marching Band festival sponsored by the Fox School District. Nine bands competed and received a personal critique by the judging panel. He is also scheduled to serve as Percussion Adjudicator for the Lincoln Way Marching Invitational, in Frankfort, IL on October 8.  On October 15, Yakas will clinic Rachel Maxwell's percussionists at Traughber Middle School in Oswego, IL. and most recently Yakas was elected to a three-year term as Vice President of the Illinois Chapter of the Percussive Arts Society.


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