Taylor County students to perform in all-state chorus

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Taylor County High School students Jessica Blakeman, Austin Burress, Kaylee Gribbins, Bella Jeffrey, Meredith Scalos and Marcus Wethington will perform in the Kentucky Music Educators Association All-State Chorus.

The concert will take place at the Kentucky Center in Louisville on Friday, Feb. 11 as part of the 2011 Kentucky Music Educators Association Professional Development Conference.

The students were chosen for the honor in competitive auditions across the state. They perform in the choirs at Taylor County High School under the direction of Lisa Gupton, a member of the Kentucky Music Educators Association, which is an association that represents more than 2,000 school music educators in Kentucky.

Tickets for the 2011 All-State Chorus concert will go on sale Wednesday, Dec. 15. Parents and friends wishing to attend the concert must purchase tickets directly from the Kentucky Center Ticket Office.

All-State Chorus tickets may be ordered online at www.kentuckycenter.org or by calling (800) 775-7777. All tickets are $10 plus handling fees, which are $2 per ticket, plus $3.55 per order.