The Times West Virginian

May 4, 2013

EFHS students win Festival Disney awards

By Kaylyn Christopher
Times West Virginian

FAIRMONT — A group of 75 East Fairmont High School students recently brought home eight awards for their stellar performances at Festival Disney, a competitive music festival held at Walt Disney World in Florida.

“We were so honored to have our name called out so many times,” Skip Wilson, the choir director at EFHS, said. “We were just thrilled.” 

Their accomplishments make the students the most successful choral program in the festival’s history. Wilson said his students competed against 28 choirs from 18 states in the madrigal division, the men’s ensemble division and the women’s choir division.

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