High School Honors Band at Cornerstone University

The Soli Deo Gloria Honors Band features the finest high school band students in the West Michigan area. Under the leadership of Kayla Cordell, director of Symphonic Winds, participants in the honors band will rehearse and perform a concert with members of Cornerstone University Symphonic Winds. In addition, honors band activities include:

  • A sectional session with Dr. David Yandl, adjunct professor, or Jonathan Ruffer, affiliate artist of trumpet.
  • A rehearsal with our Symphonic Winds director.
  • Performances by Cornerstone faculty members and students.
  • Meals and event T-shirt (provided).

Nominate a Band Student

Nominate one or more of your students in order of ability. Every school's first nomination will be accepted. Nominations must be received on or before Dec. 19, 2018. A participation fee of $25 will be charged for each student accepted into the honors band.

Director's Nomination Form

Student Application