Linden Amster ’23 Selected for PMEA District Band

Monday, January 11, 2021
Pictured left to right is Linden Amster ’23, Justin An ’23, Duncan Besch ’22, and David Kim ’22.

Mercersburg Academy student trumpet player Linden Amster ’23 has been chosen for the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association’s 2021 District 7 Band. This is the second time Amster has been selected. 

Amster (of Gettysburg, PA) auditioned on December 12 and came in eighth place out of 22 trumpets.

Justin An ’23 (cello, of Fort Lee, NJ), Duncan Besch ’22 (double bass, of Frederick, MD), and David Kim ’22 (cello, of Ulsan, South Korea) also auditioned for District Orchestra on December 12.

PMEA’s District 7 encompasses eight counties in south-central Pennsylvania: Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Lancaster, Lebanon, Perry, and York.