The Lost Mountain Middle School Band Program has been selected by the Georgia Music Educators Association to receive the GMEA Exemplary Performance Award for 2010-2011! The Exemplary Performance Award is the most prestigious award available to middle school bands by GMEA and was established to recognize middle school bands that achieve outstanding results in all areas performance, including Large Group Performance Evaluation, Solo and Ensemble, All-State Band, and District Honor Band.
The award is given annually to recognize the most outstanding bands in Georgia whose students excel in all aspects of band performance, both individually and as part of a group. The selection process required the following documentation to be submitted with the application – CD of the Large Group Performance Evaluation Concert, Band Roster, a copy of the District Honor Band Program, a list of All-State participants, copies of Performance Evaluation Adjudicator sheets, and a list of Solo and Ensemble participants with their ratings.
The Lost Mountain Middle School Band Program is comprised of over 430 students in grades 6-8 and is under the direction of Jeremy Trimmer & Suzanne Scott.