SHELL LAKE — The Eighteenth Annual Shell Lake Arts Center Middle-Level Honors Band Project was held on Thursday, November 2, 2017.
Students from thirty-two middle schools and 218 students from Western Wisconsin made up the three honors bands at the event. There were over 320 nominations and 218 students were selected to participate. The young musicians practiced and prepared their music prior to the day of the event. The students rehearsed for 5.5 hours and then performed in a concert that evening at the Arts Center. The three Honors Band Directors for the day were Mr. Bill Simon, Mr. Steve Michaels, and Ms. Diane Hallberg.