GAINESVILLE - Riverside Military Academy cadets Matthew Garrett, Gabe Harper, JunUh Hyun, Robert McMorrow, Patrick Sheffield, and Branden Taylor were invited to participate in the Piedmont Band Clinic March 28 & 29. <br />
RMA Assistant Band Director Kelsey Brunson accompanied them. <br />
The cadets rehearsed Friday evening and all day Saturday before performing a concert Saturday evening at Piedmont College in Demorest. The clinician was renowned band composer Andrew Glover. Saturday's concert was conducted by Glover and Vicki Pinson, Director of Bands at Piedmont College.
There's no need to worry if you see heavy police and fire department presence around New Holland Core Knowledge Academy and Flowery Branch High School - it's all part of a regional drill being conducted by the Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA).