Mock Auditions and personal feedback as you enter the final few weeks of preparation for All-West auditions. Auditions in all areas of percussion. Master Classes with the clinicians. 

Congratulations to the 24 students from the Academy who made the 2017 All-West Tennessee Honors Ensembles! We have 17students from APA and 7 students from AIA. We are extremely proud of your hard work!

Memphis Youth Symphony

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KJ Burnett, a seventh grader at Appling Middle School, has been selected to the 2016-2017 Memphis Youth Symphony! Congratulations KJ!

National Honor Band Selection

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Josiah Orleans- Lindsay, a sophomore at Arlington High School, has been selected to the National Honors Band. Congratulations!

March 21, 2015

APA students Jacob Hargrove, Jacob Hayes, Kyatt Spessert, Josiah Orleans-Lindsay, and Ryan Brightwell participated in the 15th Annual UT Martin Honor Percussion Ensemble Festival.  

January 2015

Congratulations to the 18 students from APA who auditioned and made the All-West Tennessee State Band and Orchestra Honors Band.

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