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Students from the Detroit Lakes Middle School have been selected for honor choir. They are, front from left, Kalley Waller, Austin Weber, Tory Haglund and Sam Champa; back from left, Emma Wood, Beth Champa and Max Boyd.

Both new, return students chosen for middle school state honor choir

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Participating in a state honor choir can be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

"There are no guarantees that you will ever have anyone (from your school) chosen," said Detroit Lakes Middle School vocal music director Dorothy Satrom.


Hundreds of students from schools across Minnesota send in audition tapes, hoping for a chance to sing with one of the honor choirs at the annual convention of the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) of Minnesota.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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