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Saturday May 30th, 2015 12:32PM

RMA band receives Superior rating at Ga. Music Educators event

By Staff
GAINESVILLE - The Riverside Military Academy Symphonic Winds performed recently at the Georgia Music Educators' Association Large Group Performance Evaluation (LGPE). <br /> <br /> A lyrical piece performed by Riverside cadets for this event is called "A Shaker Gift Song." Riverside's performance received a Superior rating from each judge, which is the highest possible score.<br /> <br /> "Today was one of my proudest moments with our cadets,' Band Director Katy Wilson said. "They represented RMA with such camaraderie and class."<br /> <br /> <br />
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