Congratulations to Shen High School student Melanie Kruger, the winner of the 2020 William MacElroy Band Award. More info…

Written by on April 20, 2020

Congratulations to Melanie Kruger, the winner of the 2020 William MacElroy Band Award. Melanie is a member of the Shenendehowa Wind Ensemble, the Tri-M Music Honor Society, and the pit orchestra. She was selected as the principal oboist in the 2019 All-State Symphonic Band and has been a member of the Empire State Symphony Orchestra during her junior and senior year. She has performed with the Saratoga Youth Orchestra, the Gloversville Community Music program, and numerous All-County ensembles. Melanie plans to attend Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute next year where she will pursue a degree in mechanical engineering.