NAfME Announces Paul Brull as Member of 2018 All-National Honor Ensembles


550 Students from 49 States and Territories to Showcase Talents in Orlando

During the 2017-18 school year, along with other talented music students across the United States and overseas in military base schools, Paul Brull from Thomas More Prep-Marian practiced with dedication to gain a chair in his , district, and state music honor ensembles.

And now Paul Brull will join the “best of the best” for the National Association for Music Education’s (NAfME) 2018 All-National Honor Ensembles November 25-28, 2018, at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort at Walt Disney World in Orlando, FL. The Jazz Ensemble and Mixed Choir concerts take place 7:00-8:30pm, November 27, and the Guitar Ensemble, Symphony Orchestra and Concert Band concerts begin at 10:00am, November 28, in the ballroom at Disney Coronado Springs Resort. The cost of admission is $10 per person. Tickets will be available for purchase onsite.

Paul Brull is a senior at Thomas More Prep-Marian.  He is a member of the Cross Country team, the debate team, the scholars bowl team, forensics, science Olympiad, musical, play and the select singers group.

The All-National Honor Ensembles (ANHE) performers represent collaboration and creativity in its highest musical form. The All-National Honor Ensembles consist of a jazz ensemble, mixed choir, guitar ensemble (new this year), symphony orchestra, and concert band. Students were chosen through an audition process. The jazz ensemble will have 20 instrumentalists, the mixed choir 240 vocalists, the guitar ensemble 47 guitarists, the symphony orchestra 122 instrumentalists and the concert band 121 instrumentalists. Eligible students have qualified for their state-level honor ensemble program (not applicable to guitar students) and competed against top students for a spot in these national honor ensembles.


For Immediate Release
By: Kristen Rencher at NAfME