Cassidy Jones, a 6th grade student at B. Michael Caudill Middle School, has been accepted as a member of the 2013 Kentucky Children’s Chorus. This chorus is comprised of 200 students from across Kentucky selected through a comprehensive audition process. Cassidy rehearsed Wednesday and Thursday in Louisville as part of the Kentucky Music Educators Professional Development Conference. The Kentucky Children’s Chorus concert is Thursday, February 7, at Whitney Hall at the Kentucky Center beginning at 5:15 p.m. Cassidy is a member of the Treble Clef Youth Chorus directed by Deborah Kidd. Her music teacher at B. Michael Caudill is Ben Walker.
Selections include Panis Angelicus by Cesar Franck, a Cirandeiro a Brazilian folk song arranged by Brad Green, Quiet Sea by Jill Friedersdorf and Melissa Malvar-Keylock, Shine on Me a traditional spiritual arranged by Rollo Dilworth, and This Little Light of Mine arranged by Ken Berg.
Cassidy is the daughter of Paula and Phil Jones of Richmond.