Students from MMI Preparatory School have been chosen to perform at the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association (PMEA) District 9 orchestra and band festivals. The orchestra festival will be held from Jan. 22-24 at Forest City Regional High School. A public concert will take place at 7 p.m. on Jan. 24. The band festival will be held Feb. 5-7 at Montrose Area High School and a concert will take place at 7 p.m. on Feb. 7. MMI participants, from left, first row, are Claire Sheen. Second row: Soprina Guarneri; Christine Lizbinski, music instructor; Sarah Moyer; and Niklas Byriel.