Education, Feature

Bands bring joy of music to Willow School

There was a bright sound inside and outside Willow School on Friday, Oct. 21, when the bands started playing.

Homewood-Flossmoor High School Marching Band director Sarah Witlock and 14 band members carried the tune, and the 18 members of the Willow Band had the beat for their first joint performance of the season.

Willow students, teachers, staff and parents enjoyed the musical treat.

Homewood’s Willow School started the band last year. This year, under the direction of Amelia Riedel, the new general music teacher, the band took on new significance.

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