Morris High School – Morris Ambassadors 06 Jul 18

 Seven Morris Area High School music students, along with Morris Band Director Wanda Dagen, will leave today for a two-week performing tour to Europe as part of the 2018 Minnesota Ambassadors of Music program. Part of a delegation of over 350 of the state’s top band and choir students, the group will perform at various venues on their seven country trek. Senior and clarinetist Mara De Rung said she is looking forward to touring Switzerland and England.

 For senior and soprano Emily Gausman, performing and visiting Italy will be a thrill.Trumpeter and senior Ben Giese enjoys traveling and thought being a Music Ambassador would be a good experience.

  For Band Director Dagen, who will also serve as one of the trip’s chaperones, she hopes the students will make friends and learn about other cultures of the world.

Dagen takes a group of Morris students every two years on the European trip, and remains committed to offering students this option

Other Morris students going on the trip are juniors Abigail Malek and Sara Hoffman, senior Emerald Vipond, and recent graduate Maria Schneider.

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