Robert Wolf, a Junior at Norwell High School, has been selected by Bands of America for the national Honor Band in the 2009 Tournament of Roses® Parade. Robert was selected from among hundreds of applicants across the nation for membership in this prestigious honors ensemble. Robert is the son of Wendell & Pamela Wolf. His band directors are Doug Hassell, Scott Johnson, and Jason Brown.
The BOA Honor Band is a 300 piece national ensemble with winds, percussion and a flag and dance team. George N. Parks, Director of the University of Massachusetts Minuteman Marching Band, and an All-Star staff will direct the band. Bands of America is a program of Music for All, one of the nation’s largest and most influential organization’s in support of active music-making.
Robert, a trumpet player, will spend a week in southern California, where he will have rehearsals, performances at the Tournament of Roses Bandfest and Disneyland, special activities and a featured appearance in the world-famous parade.
His parents, family, and friends are so very proud of him and wish him luck on this opportunity of a lifetime. Congratulations Robert!